Scents like smoked barbecue and cheese pizza will linger round downtown on Fridays this summer time, because the Metropolis of Columbia introduced plans to host weekly a meals truck occasion.
The weekly occasions will function Paella South, a favourite of Soda Metropolis market regulars, in addition to spots like Lil’ Home of Pizza and Z”Z BBQ. They’ll happen concurrently at varied spots round downtown, together with close to the 1400 block of Essential Road and close to the REI out of doors retailer within the metropolis’s BullStreet District.
“Meals Truck Fridays is a chance to showcase a few of the nice issues about our metropolis within the summertime. I’m wanting ahead to our residents having fun with and exploring our downtown districts and connecting with one another over good meals,” Councilwoman Aditi Bussells mentioned in an announcement.
The occasions add to a rising checklist of issues that the Capital Metropolis provides — from First Thursday on Essential, which takes place originally of every month and options stay music and restaurant offers downtown, to weekly farmers market Soda Metropolis, which has change into a staple within the metropolis because it started in late 2005.
The primary Meals Truck Friday takes place June 10 from 11 a.m. to three p.m. with Paella South and Caffeine Cabin working at 1400 Meeting St., La Cochinita and Z”Z BBQ at 1 Justice Sq. and Elevation Catering and Lil’ Home of Pizza at 2300 Bull St.