Of all the qualities that attract apartment seekers to Durham, food quality ranks high on the list. There are plenty of opportunities to sample delicacies from experienced culinary connoisseurs that aren’t limited to formal restaurants, one of those being food trucks.
The food truck craze has swept the nation, and one of the best places to enjoy it close to our apartments near Duke is at Central Park’s Food Truck Rodeo.
Get Rowdy at the Rodeo
The legacy of the food truck began in the mid-1800s with the simple chuck wagon of the Old West. Preceding even the invention of the first cars, chuck wagons laid the early seeds of America’s food truck fascination that we’ve seen flourish today. The Food Truck Rodeo could be considered a practical cultural celebration of food truck culture. Five times year, the people of Durham have completely free entry to a gathering of several dozen trucks offering everything from dim sum dumplings to Caribbean oxtail dishes.
All Sunday afternoon on each day of the event, the circle of food trucks create a flavor-packed microcosm of international delicacies. Attendants can pay as little or as much as they’d like, in cash or credit, to indulge in the cornucopia of tasty options. In addition to the to the succulent pow wow of food truck goodness, there’s also live music that sets a soulful ambiance for the entire affair.
The Food Truck Rodeo is just one example of the many delicious Durham dining attractions in town. Here at Station Nine, residents have access to some of the best that the area has to offer in terms of eateries and local culture. If you’d like to know more about the perks of our community, contact us today to schedule a tour.