Break out the Hawaiian shirts: The Summer Luau Food Truck festival at the Westfield Meriden shopping center June 27 and 28 features gourmet trucks, entertainment and specialty merchandise.
Participating trucks and vendors include Pierogies On Wheels, The Green Grunion, The Comfort Zone, The Fire Pizza Company, Christiano's Pizzeria LLC, 744 Express, Ay! Arepa, Sweet Madeline's, Cheesy Street Grill, Get Your "Irish" On, Maui Wowi Connecticut, Bradley Taffy, Dee's Flavors, Snowie of Connecticut, Ben & Jerry's Catering CT (Saturday only,) Now We're Smokin, Paradise Island Deli & Cafe, Junior's Mobile Kitchen, Bowl'd Creations, The Cookie Crook, Hardcore Sweet Cupcakes, The Tropical Bite, Chompers, Poutine Gourmet and Don C (Saturday only.)
Guests are encouraged to wear luau-themed attire. General admission is free; food is for purchase. The event runs from noon to 7 p.m. each day. 203-235-3343, westfield.com/meriden/entertainment/events.