Thunder Valley Casino Resort Launches Record-Breaking Holiday Food Drive at Upcoming Food Truck Extravaganza

Lincoln, CA (MPG)  |  Source: Lily Lopez, Thunder Valley Casino Resort
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WHAT:    Thunder Valley Casino Resort and Sacramento Mobile Food (SactoMoFo) have teamed up to host a Food Truck Extravaganza on Saturday, October 8 from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Thunder Valley’s Outdoor Amphitheater.

At the event, Thunder Valley will be launching its annual record-breaking food drive to benefit the Placer Food Bank. Guests who bring 5 canned food items to the event will receive $5 in MoFo bucks to spend at any participating food truck. Collection barrels for additional canned food items will also be located throughout the venue. All donations will directly benefit Placer Food Bank.

“Thunder Valley is excited to offer our guests the opportunity to enjoy a myriad of great local food options while also supporting the Placer Food Bank,” said Dawn Clayton, General Manager of Thunder Valley Casino Resort. “Our goal is to break last year’s record by collecting over 50,000 pounds of food and non-perishable items this holiday season.”

Thunder Valley’s food drive will run from October 8 to late December. Collection barrels will be located on property at Thunder Valley and at Whitney Oaks Golf Club.  Cash donations can also be made at Thunder Valley’s Casino Cashier Cage or online at www.placerfoodbank.org.

The Food Truck Extravaganza will feature the food trucks An Honest Pie, Bacon Mania, Buckhorn Grill, Cowtown Creamery, Flavor Face, Green Papaya, Hefty Gyros, La Mex Taqueria, Rudy’s on the Roll and Wandering Boba, among others. In addition to delicious food, the evening will also include live music, entertainment and local wineries.

This event is 21+, 13-20 years old may attend if accompanied by an adult.

WHEN:    Saturday, October 8, 2015
                4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

WHERE:  Thunder Valley Casino Resort
                1200 Athens Avenue
                Lincoln, CA 95648