The food truck revolution, as it’s being called, has hit Los Angeles with a vengeance over the last couple of years. And the culture has grown; there are now so many of these restaurants on wheels roaming the city that there are smartphone apps to help users track them (although most end up tweeting their daily locations). Not only that, but they’ve gained so much notoriety that some cities require them to take part in the brick-and-mortar restaurant rating system, sporting a letter grade to let consumers know the level of health safety they’ve achieved. This is good news for anyone wary to eat at an establishment that is in a different location every day.

While this may not be news to Los Angeles and Orange County residents, the subculture surrounding food trucks is slowly moving further down South and will invade San Bernadino August 26-27, for a Food Truck Festival. If you find yourself at the intersection of Fourth and E, between 4:30 and 10pm on these dates, you’re going to see more tasty food than you can shake a stick at (and some of it is likely to be served on sticks). Here’s what you can expect to find.

Spicy Tuna Nachos

There will be four gourmet food trucks to cater to the crowd, but they are nothing if not a diverse group. Jogasaki Sushi Burrito, as the name implies, are sushi fillings getting a south-of-the-border treatment when they’re rolled into a flour tortilla. Alternatively, you can have it wrapped in soy paper for an uncut sushi roll on the go.

If you’re looking for something a little more traditional, you can always opt for hot dogs, hamburgers, and sandwiches at Stella Pierre’s (just don’t miss out on their delectable desserts, including the heart-attack-inducing chocolate-covered bacon).

Lobsta Truck - Crab Roll with Butter

The Lobsta Truck, which caters to seafood lovers, offers East Coast specialties like crab and lobster rolls, clam chowder and crab cakes.

Lastly, The Mighty Boba Truck delivers traditional Taiwanese delights, including both meat and vegetarian entrees, along with their signature tapioca tea drinks. So basically, there’s a little something to suit every taste. Or if you want to get crazy, invite a bunch of your friends so you can share and sample from each truck.

You might be wondering why there are so few food trucks featured at the festival, and in truth, it is augmenting the larger Laugh Out Loud Comedy Festival at the nearby California Theatre of Performing Arts (August 25-28).The festival will feature stand-up comedians like Jay Mohr along with groups of performers like Snoop Dogg Presents The Bad Girls of Comedy. The cost of admittance for comedy shows range from $25 for a single show up to $140 for the four-day package, but you can stop in and visit the food trucks for nothing more than the cost of your meal.

Guest Blog By Sarah Danielson (@semitrucks). Sarah Danielson writes for Trucker to Trucker where food trucks are king!

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