The Clermont Downtown Partnership recently hosted another exciting new Downtown Clermont Mega event. With a free January 2020 concert by the Anita Drink Band, 30 diverse food trucks, craft vendors for shopping, entertainment, a Bounce House, Kid’s Zone and a Rock Climbing Wall; there was something for everyone! Many of the downtown shops remained open late.
Mega Food Truck Award Winners: By popular demand, the following winners were selected. The Best Overall Food Truck Award went to Grumpy Bert’s BBQ. The People’s Choice Award went to Willy T’s Crabshack. For the Mega Desserts Category, 1st Place was awarded to Ritter’s Frozen Custard, 2nd Place to Churros & Cream and 3rd Place to Woodson Wraps. For the Sandwich & Burgers Category, 1st Place was awarded to Brave Burger, 2nd Place to El Cubanito and 3rd Place was awarded to Gyros for Heroes. For the Entrees Category, 1st Place was awarded to Uncle Eddie’s BBQ, 2nd Place to Temakis and 3rd Place was given to Towne Fryer.
Clermont Downtown Partnership is a 501-C6 not for profit business association with members dedicated to revitalizing the Historic Downtown District. Art and music events currently held Downtown are making a positive impact in the community. Most Downtown events, such as the weekly Sunday Farmer’s Market, monthly First Friday events, Harvest Festival and the annual Downtown Clermont Art Festival are free to the public and are always very family oriented. The next First Friday event will be held on August 2, 2019. The next CDP Mega event will be held on January 9, 2020 from 2 to 9 PM.
The next Mega Food Truck Rally will be held on Saturday, June 20, 2020 from 4 to 9 PM. Annual Mega Food Truck Rallies and Monthly First Friday events are sponsored by the Clermont Downtown Partnership and the City of Clermont.