Food Truck Night at AJ’s Kids Crane Brought to You by

| November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Bite into a mouthwatering treat while supporting the AJ’s Kids Crane charity event thanks to Food Smackdown’s delectable organization skills. Every year Star 94.1 FM’s radio show host AJ Machado is lifted 60-feet above the ground by a crane, and stays airborne until more than 100,000 new and unwrapped toys are collected for kids at a children’s hospital in San Diego. Not only does the stunt bring out crowds of faithful listeners and media outlets, but it also brings out the hungry. is excited to sponsor the 10th annual event on November 7, 2011 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at IKEA in San Diego (2149 Fenton Pkwy), by rallying the tastiest food trucks in the area to the cause. There are eight gourmet food trucks participating in the event, with each happily donating 25 percent of each item sold. The food trucks, arranged by Food Smackdown, will be on site with some finger-lickin’ good eats for charity.

Founded by foodie, food photographer, and consultant Steve Carlson, known as a “famous food critic” by San Diego locals, Food Smackdown revolves around his personal experiences in some of the most highly recommended joints to small, hole-in-the-wall restaurants. Food Smackdown puts a wealth of delectable knowledge right at the fingertips of SoCal’s populace, so there’s never another dining fiasco. The site features reviews that include mouth-watering photos, directions and pricing, atmosphere and service ratings, and of course how it all adds up on the taste buds.

Steve Carlson Founder of Food Smackdown

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