UPDATE: The correct answer to our contest question -- How many kegs of beer has the Justice League of Street Food untapped since its first event in 2009? -- is 131 kegs. The person who came the closest to that number, actually nailing it on the head, is ebethcheese. Ebethcheese, we'll send you an e- ... More >>
"Standing in an empty parking lot four years ago, I never dreamed that we'd be so successful, or that the city would embrace the Justice League they way it did," reflects Delores Tronco, who, along with a entrepreneurial cartel of committed chefs, restaurateurs and street-food slingers, started the ... More >>
Judging from the notes of woe on the Justice League of Street Food's Facebook page, where it was announced earlier today that the coalition's food truck parties will come to an end on August 3, there are an awful lot of saddened loyalists. "What a downer," wrote one disheartened fan. "What. The. Fuc ... More >>
The Justice League of Street Food hopped on board the opening of the West Line this weekend to set its 2013 summer season in motion. The featured vendors included theBiscuit Bus, Sully's Slice Truck, the Denver Pie Truck, Biker Jim's Gourmet Dogs, Quiero Arepas, Yatai Food Cart and Capt'n Crabby. K ... More >>
Update: Congratulations to kezzamcdezza! You've won free food and drinks at the Justice League of Street Food party. For details on how to claim your prize, check your e-mail. By the way, the correct answer is 29,568 ounces. Original post: Saturday's weather forecast looks positively balmy -- 75 de ... More >>
Over the weekend, the Justice League of Street Food gathered for a seasonal hurrah as summer starts to give way to fall. The group's pool party featured drinks, dancing and -- of course -- lots and lots of street food at Taxi. Brandon Marshall brought back these photos from the event. See also - Sl ... More >>
This three-day weekend will see two food truck gatherings: one in celebration of the Blue Moon (the second full moon in a month) tonight and another poolside at the Taxi development in RiNo this Sunday.
With the mercury continuing to hover in high double digits -- and a three-day weekend upon us -- most of us will be picnicking and boozing it up in a park, or splashing around in the pool, diving for beer cans. And on Sunday, you can knock back beers, eat your heart out and bare your bikini at the ... More >>
Okay, so this morning I posted a contest giving one Cafe Society commenter (and a guest) the opportunity to swell their guts with beer and grub for free at Sunday's Justice League of Street Food bash, which gets started at 5 p.m. and takes place at the TAXI development -- specifically in (and around ... More >>
UPDATE: The winner of our contest is tropicalchrome1, who guessed 257 shots. The actual number of shots sold is 270. ________________________________________________________________________ There are tons of deviations this weekend to tear you away from the comfort of your couch (and the Olympics) ... More >>
The Justice League of Street Food held its latest summer party in the parking lot of the Denver Design District on South Broadway on Saturday, June 30.Jim Wills brings back these mouth-watering photos from the bash. See also: - Slideshow: Justice League of Street Food in the Denver Design District
"The Justice League of Street Food is back for its third year of urban feasting, and the group is more determined than ever to maintain the edge they've always had," Andra Zeppelin, who handles the public relations for the Justice League of Street Food, told me back in May when the squadron of local ... More >>
The Justice League of Street Food hosted its first bash of the season last weekend, and on Friday, the Food Truck Renegades will follow up with a street-food party of their own. Twelves trucks and carts -- Crock Spot, Street Eats, NZ Smoking Guns, Mikes2Kitchen, Sweetness, Brava! Pizzeria, Stick i ... More >>
On Saturday night, the season's first Justice League of Street Food party will take over the pavement at TAXI, and earlier this week, we held a contest, giving one Cafe Society reader the opportunity to eat and drink for free. Ten trucks will be at the bash, including Manna from Heaven, the Vietna ... More >>
Last October, after the Justice League of Street Food, a confederation of food trucks that pioneered the city's love of pavement grub, held its final street food bash at TAXI, there were rumblings that this could be the end for the Justice League. "We haven't made any decision about whether we're go ... More >>
UPDATE: We have a winner! Congrats to Kate, who came the closest (without going over) with her guess of 333 lobster rolls served last week at Steuben's. The actual number is 335. Hat head or helmet head? Both are encouraged at Saturday's Justice League of Street Food party.We're still in t ... More >>
Hat head or helmet head? Both are encouraged at Saturday's Justice League of Street Food party.We're still in the throws of street-food season, and this Saturday, from 5 to 10 p.m. at TAXI, 3507 Ringsby Court, the Justice League of Street Food will be out in full force, hustling grub from Bik ... More >>
In the Best of Denver 2011, we named Common Grounds the Best Coffeehouse for Finding a Date, thanks to the constant crowd of young professionals who mingle there over cappuccinos. And because we're big proponents of ditching online dating and blind set-ups every now and then in favor of meeti ... More >>
Highland Farmers MarketIn the Best of Denver 2011, we named Common Grounds the Best Coffeehouse for Finding a Date, thanks to the constant crowd of young professionals who mingle there over cappuccinos. And because we're big proponents of ditching online dating and blind set-ups every now and ... More >>
No, that's not a joke about the fatty substances for sale at this past weekend's Justice League of Street Food event at 29th and Huron. Hearses rolled up to the party on Saturday night, sans corpses, surely surprising everyone in attendance! Scary!
The Justice League of Street Food, the convoy of food trucks and carts that gave a whole new meaning to pavement cuisine when it became a superpower of street food last summer, is gearing up for its second party of the season -- and we're giving one Cafe Society reader (and a guest) free rein ... More >>
Lori MidsonRight, so we do have other big news to report today, namely the announcement of a superhero champion in our Justice League of Street Food contest, the winner (and a guest) of which gets to eat and drink for free at the Justice League soiree on Saturday night. There were some real ... More >>
Manna from Heaven will be one of eighteen street-food trucks taking part in Saturday's mobile convoy on West Colfax.If you've got a full calendar tomorrow, clear it. Motoring on the heels of Civic Center Eats, the Justice League of Street Food bash, which kicked off its summer season last ... More >>
Jenny AnFried chicken biscuits from the Biscuit Bus. Denver's Wayfarer-wearing set descended en masse on RiNo, just north of Fuel Cafe, for Saturday's Justice League of Street Food party, the first of the season. Within two hours of the 5 p.m. start, the Biscuit Bus had already run out of pu ... More >>
The Justice League of Street Food -- Denver's elite fleet of food truck movers and shakers -- are back with a vengeance after last summer's incredibly successful debut, and this Saturday, from 5 to 10 p.m., the motorcade is revving up for its first party of the summer season, pimping foodstuf ... More >>
Lori MidsonPanang curry from Liang's Thai FoodThe first mobile food vendor on wheels was launched nearly 150 years ago, in 1872, when a Rhode Island native called Walter Scott trotted his horse-drawn freight wagon, stocked with sandwiches, hard-boiled eggs, coffee and pies around the town of ... More >>
Last night's Justice League of Street Food Halloween party attracted more than a few costumed grubniks to food truck HQ: 29th and Huron. Westword photo intern Hunter Stevens brings back these memories.
Rebecca FederEarlier today, we offered you a chance to eat free at tonight's Justice League of Street Food party, simply by telling us, in five words or less, why you deserve the prize. As usual, many of you rose to the occasion, but this time, one entry was set apart.
If you're looking for something to do this Halloween weekend but enjoy good food over dipping a ladle into a bowl of spiked punch with eyeballs floating in it, these parties may be just right for you. (Don't see your Halloween food event listed here? Hype your party in the comments section!)
Last week, we divulged the details of this Thursday's Justice League of Street Food party, a Halloween bash that will feature the usual crew of food trucks, which includes the Little Orange Rocket, the Inventing Room, Sully's Slice Truck, the Cupcake Truck, Biker Jim's, Steuben's, the Biscuit ... More >>
Rebecca FederGood news: the Justice League of Street Food is back with another bash. The crew, which includes the Little Orange Rocket, the Inventing Room, Sully's Slice Truck, the Cupcake Truck, Biker Jim's, Steuben's, the Biscuit Bus, Pinche Tacos, Steamin' Demon and the Gastro Cart, will b ... More >>
1.Jeff devours Biker Jim's special dog. The duck dog was covered in caramelized onions and wasabi aoli.The Justice League of Street Food -- that club of food truck operators that's built a good amount of buzz among foodies over the past few months -- held its third food truck party on Friday ... More >>
Rebecca FederThe third Justice League of Street Food party is upon us. Tonight, in a lot behind the ballpark at 29th and Huron Street, the Deluxe Little Orange Rocket, the Inventing Room, Sully's Slice Truck, the Cupcake Truck, Biker Jim's, Steuben's, the Biscuit Bus, Pinche Tacos, Steamin' ... More >>
Rebecca FederWe're eagerly anticipating Friday's Justice League of Street Food party, because in addition to eating ourselves sick at the Deluxe Little Orange Rocket, the Inventing Room, Sully's Slice Truck, the Cupcake Truck, Biker Jim's, Steuben's, the Biscuit Bus, Pinche Tacos, Steamin' De ... More >>
The Justice League of Street Food is on a roll, and will hold its third party October 1. From 5 to 10 p.m. this Friday, the Deluxe Little Orange Rocket, the Inventing Room and Sully's Slice Truck, the Cupcake Truck, Biker Jim's, Steuben's, the Biscuit Bus, Pinche Tacos, Steamin' Demon and th ... More >>
Tonight, the Justice League of Street Food is throwing its second party, mitigating lines with more space at the lot on 29th and Huron streets and more vendors, and extending its hours: the party starts at 5 p.m. and ends at 10 p.m. Food will come from the Deluxe Little Orange Rocket, the In ... More >>
Rebecca FederTomorrow night, the second Justice League of Street Food party will take place in the same vacant lot at 29th Avenue and Huron Street that hosted the first. This time, though, more vendors and more space will alleviate the long lines, and extended hours -- this party starts at 5 ... More >>
Coleen WhitfieldThe first party thrown by the Justice League of Street Food amassed a crowd of over 2000, drawn together in a dirt lot on 29th and Huron streets for food, alcohol and myriad forms of entertainment. And on September 16, the league is doing it again. But it's also making a few ... More >>
Coleen WhitfieldThe surprise truck at the Justice League of Street Food party. The first Justice League of Street Food party on Saturday night was a big hit - almost too big a hit, since the lot at 29th Avenue and Huron Street in the Ballpark neighborhood was jammed, and that was with a long ... More >>
Pouring for Patricia.Why is this woman smiling? Because she's pouring a glass from the Infinite Monkey Theorem Urban Winery for Westword editor Patricia Calhoun, one of many who showed up at a secret Justice League of Street Food party documented by photog Coleen Whitfield. And that was hardl ... More >>
Later this morning, we'll reveal the location of the Justice League of Street Food party that will get in gear at 6 p.m. Saturday, August 21. But in the meantime, you can help pick the winner of our party package.
A quick glance down the Facebook wall of the Justice League of Street Food indicates that the party slated for August 21 may be the most anticipated culinary event of the entire summer, but one detail remains unrevealed: the location. Until now.
The Justice League of Street Food had a concept, and a party. All it needed was an oath -- which we were happy to provide via a contest, the winner of which gets to eat free at Saturday night's inaugural Justice League party. And we've got to say, we were pretty impressed with the entries.
This Saturday, August 21, the Justice League of Street Food will gather for its inaugural party, the first in a series of bashes that will bring diners together in the true spirit of fun that surrounds the mobile vending scene. And we want to add to the fun, giving one lucky reader the chance ... More >>
If you've been keeping tabs on the Justice League of Street Food on Facebook, you may have noticed the daily trivia questions -- and the new logo.
At 6 p.m. on August 21, seven food trucks will roll into an abandoned lot and throw a party. There will be gyros and gravy fries and cupcakes. There will be booze, provided by the Infinite Monkey Theorem winery and Great Divide Brewing Co. There will be lawn games and myriad forms of entertai ... More >>
Last week, at a secret gathering of street-food vendors, these mobile entrepreneurs conducted a test run for what Josh Wolkon, owner of the Steuben's Food Truck, called Denver's own version of the Portland pod, a frequent meet-up of trucks and carts in that Oregon city that draws the crowds a ... More >>