Food Trucks & Vendors

Tackle the Tar is looking for craft vendors to our Friday Family Fun Night at the Stadium.

Vendor spaces are available for Friday, May 18th, 2018. Deadline for entries is April 26th, 2018. Event will take place at the football stadium at the Rocky Mount Sports complex.

Limited Space: Limited spaces are available so please make sure to have your application and fee in before the deadline. You will receive email confirmation once you are approved.

For more details, please download the Tackle the Tar 2018 Vendor.

If you have questions about becoming a vendor, please contact:



Cool off with a sweet treat on Friday night with Pelican’s SnoBalls!

Pelican’s SnoBalls will be selling icy treats at our Friday Family Fun Night at the Stadium. Enjoy an ice cold Pelican’s SnoBall while you watch a movie on the lawn, and enjoy family-friendly festivities. Runners may also pick up their race packets at this event.

See our Schedule for full event details.


Also, Six Smokin’ Bones will be firing up their grill on Friday night as well. Look for their food truck!




Food Trucks on Saturday

On the day of the race, Tackle the Tar will feature a Food Truck Rodeo! Discover all types of food being offered, including local home-style favorites and some food items you’ve probably never tried.



Our list of food and beverage vendors include:

  • Six Smokin’ Bones
  • Sunset Slush
  • Carolina Eagle

Suggestion: Don’t eat for two days before the event so you can taste all of the wonderful food varieties.

Would you like to be a vendor? Contact us at for more information.