2022 Food Vendors

The 81st National Folk Festival will feature a variety of regional and ethnic foods, as well as classic festival fare that will take diners on a culinary journey around Maryland, the United States, and the world.

American Fruit Smoothie
One of a kind smoothies. Perfect treat for a hot summer day!

Espresso A Go Go
Need a pick me up? Come see us for our full service espresso bar.

Hot and Fresh Grill
Looking for a splash of middle eastern food? Then this spot is for you. Featuring Shawarma!

Island Noodles
A unique healthier fair food option with vegetarian options!

Johnson Bay Oyster Company
A buck a shuck, need we say more!? Enjoy some of Maryland’s finest oysters direct from their small oyster farm in a wildlife preserve on Johnson Bay in Girdletree.

Kona Ice
Shaved ice on the go! A wealthy variety of all different flavors for kids young and old!

London Court Beverage
All your drink needs in one spot. Smoothies, lemonade and frozen coffees!

The Milestone
Homemade crab cakes with a family recipe and pit beef sandwiches made to order! Gluten free options are also available!

NC Ribs on Wheels
Did someone say ribs? Come grab a half or full rack alongside mac and cheese, collard greens and potato salad!

North Star Catering
The perfect spot that has a little bit of everything from hoagies to gumbo and jambalaya!

Sherri’s Crab Cakes
Worlds greatest concession crab cakes since 1996!

Smoothie Island
Try out their signature smoothie in a pineapple!

Spready Oak Country Cafe
Pit beef, pit ham, pit turkey and fresh cut fries. Doesn’t get much better than that!

Thai Master Grill
Authentic Thai food, including Pad Thai, Teriyaki, and vegetarian options as well!

The Chicken Smells Good
The name says it all! With vegetarian options too!

Virginia Vendor Food Service
Perfect spot for Authentic Greek Cuisine including gyros, falafel, dolmades and more!

Festival Food Courts

The National Folk Festival features a variety of regional and ethnic foods, as well as classic festival fare, that will take diners on a culinary journey around the Delmarva, America and the world, with choices to please every palate. The diversity of selections will include unique regional dishes such as the Chesapeake’s famed crabcake sandwich, and delicious specialties from the cuisines of new immigrant communities who now make their home on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.

Downtown Salisbury
For those looking for even more dining options, the National Folk Festival is situated in the heart of Downtown Salisbury, which is home to many amazing eateries! Delicious desserts, savory meals, quick bites, cups of coffee, and much much more! Be sure to check out the Downtown Salisbury website and select “Restaurants” to learn more!

Throughout the Festival, you’ll find a variety of non-alcoholic refreshments–soft drinks, fruit drinks, smoothies and more–to choose from.

The National Folk Festival in Salisbury, Maryland will proudly feature alcoholic beverages for attendees ages 21+.

Food Vendors
All food vendors interested in participating in the National Folk Festival will be selected through a juried application process.

Food Vendor Guidelines & Application Information

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