Restaurant & Food Truck Sign Up

Restaurants pay a nominal fee to participate in Taste of Arlington of $250 before March 1st, $300 after March 1st-April1st, $350 after April 1st. This includes your tent/10'x10', 2 tables, 1 chair and sign. 

Food trucks pay $500 before March 1st, $550 after March 1st-April 1st, $600 after April 1st (members of the DMV Food Truck Assosiation will recieve a $100 discount).  Note that food truck participation is subject to approval as space is limited.

Tastes may be sold for 1 to 2 Tickets each.

Restaurants will be reimbursed 75 cents per Taste ticket collected and returned to the BID (if signed up for Taste by Feb 1st), 50 cents per ticket if signed up after February 1st, and 25 cents per ticket if signed up after May 1st.


All restaurant and food truck vendors are required to have commercial general liability insurance with limits no less than $1,000,000.  Coverage to include Premises and Operations, Products and Personal Injury.  

Prior to the event you will need to provide BallstonGives with a Certifcate of Insurance naming BallstonGives as additional insured.

Restaurants and food trucks shall indemnify, defend and hold harmless BallstonGives from and against any and all claims for bodily injury, death, damage to property, demands, damages, actions, causes of action, suits, losses, judgements, obligations and any liabilities, cost and expenses which arise from the services or operations of the restaurant or food truck vendor.

The restaurant or food truck's liability insurance coverage shall include a Waiver of Subrogation in favor of BallstonGives.