Happy Thursday! We're one day closer to Fourth of July weekend—celebrate early by visiting some food trucks around L'Enfant and the State Department/West End area. For some trucks, such as DC Empanadas, it's their last day before the holiday weekend. Or, show off your patriotism to Sweet Fleet by being the first person at each stop to correctly answer the following question: "What do the 13 red and white stripes on the American Flag represent?" You'll get a free cupcake!
Archives Metro (Seventh and Pennsylvania Ave., NW), where you'll find Marco Polo from Sâuçá.
L'Enfant (around Sixth St. and Maryland Ave., SW), where you'll find Curbside Cupcakes (Pinky 1's second stop), DC Pie Truck (Third and D sts., SW), DC Empanadas, Pi Truck, The Ficelle, El Floridano, and Benethiopia from Fojol Bros.
McPherson Square (15th and K sts., NW), where you'll find Curbside Cupcakes (Pinky 3's second stop).
Northern Virginia, where you'll find Sweet Fleet (Crystal City, Virginia Square, and Shirlington), Maple Ave Xpress, and Top Dog Truck (Tysons Corner), Choupi Crepes and Capital Empandas (Rosslyn), District Taco (Crystal City), and Bada Bing (Ballston).
Patriots Plaza (Fourth and E sts., SW), where you'll find Austin Grill Truck.
State Department/West End area (21st St. and Virginia Ave., NW), where you'll find Carnivore BBQ (17th and D sts., NW), Red Hook Lobster (23rd and M sts., NW), Pleasant Pops (21st and M sts., NW), PORC, Pangea from Sâuçá (24th and M sts., NW), and Merlindia from Fojol Bros.
Union Station (First and G sts., NE), where you'll find Curbside Cupcakes (Pinky 1's third stop).
Waterfront Metro (Fourth St. and Maine Ave., SW), where you'll find Tasty Kabob.