Food Vendors applications for the festival in 2022, will open in December 2021. Check back here for more details.


2021 Food Vendors

The 80th 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 Fruity Smoothies
A tasty assortment of freshly prepared smoothies, fruit drinks, and delicious desserts.

The Chicken Smells Good
Bourbon or Jerk: the chicken smells good! Opt for veggie pasta or rice, fresh-cut fries, or crispy veggie rolls!

Espresso-A-Go-Go Catering
Espresso-A-Go-Go offers a wide variety of beverages in addition to vegan and vegetarian-friendly sweets.

Four Brothers OPA!
OPA! Authentic Greek palate pleasers: gyro, falafel, dolmades, hummus, Greek salad, feta fries, & baklava!

Four Brothers-Bacon!
Bacon makes it better! Burgers, dogs, cheese fries, cheesesteak, scallops, & more. Bacon elevates the plate!

Happy Cow Ice Cream
Super premium hard-scoop ice cream. So rich and creamy you can taste the farm-fresh flavor.

Kona Ice
Locally owned and operated, specializing in fun and flavors! Kids young and old love customizing their own flavor blend from the 10 available options. Mix and match for up to 40 flavors!

London Court Beverage
Specializing in all fresh, made-to-order beverages served with a Polynesian atmosphere. London Court Beverage Company is a family owned and operated company providing beverage services for over 35 years.

MacBrand Foods, Inc.
Family owned and specializing in event catering, MacBrand offers a diverse array of classic favorites: sausage, cheesesteaks, burgers, foot-long corn dogs, and fried pickles!

The Milestone Catering & Events
Pit beef and crab cakes to rave about! Artisan patience and attention to detail you can taste. Pit beef is cooked on site and sliced to order, and crab-filled cakes are from an old family recipe.

Sherri’s Crab Cakes
As their name indicates Sherri’s crab cakes’ specialty is fresh, always-delicious crab cakes—including sandwiches and platters—along with soups and beverages.

Smoothie Island
Real fruit, real smooth! Try their signature fresh pineapple smoothie that is 100% natural with no sugar added.

Spready Oak Country Cafe
Great home-cooked food! BBQ sandwiches, sausages, and fresh-cut fries.

Thai Master Grill
This family owned and operated restaurant provides a taste of authentic Thai cuisine including Pad Thai, teriyaki, and vegetarian options.

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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