2017

To accommodate the number of food trucks that were on the waiting list to get into our festival, we decided to expand the 2017 Foodtruck Wars Festival to cover back to back weekends. This allowed us to have 24 food trucks / trailers participate at our festival.

We added: Saskatoon International Folkdance Club, Prairie Ribbons Rhythmic Gymnastics Club, Ritmo Gymnastics Club, and def Sol Productions demonstrations, and a Pie Eating Contest to our entertainment package. We also brought in Canadian Wrestling’s Elite, a professional wrestling promotion based out of Winnipeg to do two shows.

Unfortunately, mother nature worked against us as it rained for most of the festival dates. The wet weather created some sloppy conditions for the festival site and we realized that we should relocate the 2018 festival to a paved site.   

Contest Winners

Foodtruck Wars Flavour Challenge Winners – 1st Rebel Melt, 2nd SoomSoom, 3rd Dapper Dane, 3rd Prairie Poppins

Foodtruck Wars Flavour Challenge Winners – 1st Mad Cheddar Gourmet Grill Cheese, 2nd Bannock Busters, 3rd Disco Dogs

Foodtruck Wars People’s Choice Winner – SoomSoom

Bartari Pie Eating Contest Winners –

Heat 1:

  1. Dennis Cook – 1.275
  2. Alexandra ‘Blueberry’ Kessler 1.1
  3. Jessica Stang – .9
  4. Kaishayla Acoose – .75
  5. Griffin Pachal – .75

Heat 2:

  1. Ken Kwan – 1.268
  2. Thomas Boyenko – 1.176
  3. Kyle Trost – 1.0
  4. Francis Herbison – .95
  5. Teddy Shingoose – .9
  6. Logan Wozniak – .75
  7. Leo Chang – .5

Heat 3:

  1. Brett Vogel – 1.384
  2. Jon MacDonald – 1.367
  3. Arron MacDonald – 1.321
  4. Dave Soltys – 1.287
  5. James McCullough – .9
  6. Yoxan ‘Guts’ Crone – .9
  7. Jeanette McCullough – .8

Heat 4:

  1. Brett Reid – 2.1
  2. Conor Brtton – 1.95
  3. Dan Soltys – 1.25
  4. Dave Soltys – 1.25
  5. Roy Gariepy – 1.0
  6. Natalie Scott – 1.0
  7. Jess Stang – 1.0
  8. J. Daigneault – .5
  9. Carrie Su – .5

Hot Dog Havoc Results:

  1. Ken Kwan – 12
  2. Monique Morin – 8
  3. Colton Mireau – 7.5
  4. Elias Allcock – 7
  5. Greg Garand – 7
  6. Gabe Ng – 5 7/8
  7. Jessica Stang – 5
  8. Lerae McEwen – 1.5

Russian Egg Roulette Challenge – Contestants

Simon Hiatt (Shaw TV); Janella Hamilton (CTV); Quentin Nordick (Quentin’s Collectibles); Elizabeth Nordick (Quentin’s Collectibles)

And the winner was…Elizabeth Nordick!

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2017 Hot Dog Havoc Champion – Ken Kwan (12 hot dogs stuffed in!) Pictured with Dave Mah, festival committee.

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2017 Hot Dog Havoc Contest Entrants. From left to right, back row: Dave Mah (Foodtruck Wars); Colton Mireau; Elias Allcock; Ken Kwan; Greg Garand. From left to right, front row: Gabe Ng; Jess Stang; Monique Morin. Missing from photo: Lerae McEwan

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2017 Foodtruck Wars Flavour Challenge Winners, Coral and Dave Dallman, owners of Mad Cheddar Gourmet Grill Cheese

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2017 Foodtruck Wars Flavour Challenge Winners along with celebrity judges. From left to right, back row: Blair Farthing, M.C. (CTV); Simon Hiatt (Shaw TV); Janella Hamilton (CTV); Miranda Young (CFCR 90.5 FM); Dave Mah (Foodtruck Wars); Dr. Felicity Wills (U of S); Pat Dubois (The Bull 92.9 FM); Adam MacVicar (Global TV); Kranky (The Bull 92.9 FM); Joelle Tomlinson (Global TV); left to right, front row: Dave and Coral Dallman (Mad Cheddar Gourmet Grill Cheese)

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