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By Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | October 31, 2011
The Gypsy Queen food truck is having a baby. Annmarie Langton and Tom Looney have purchased the old Curbside Cafe truck and will be launching a slightly pared down version of the popular cafe on wheels.   "We're super excited," Gypsy Queen co-owner Looney said. The truck is set to launch within 10 days, he added. "We just got all of our permits. " The new truck is tentatively named The Little Gypsy, but the name has not been painted on yet. If you have a suggestion for a name, leave it here.
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By Richard Gorelick, The Baltimore Sun | May 31, 2014
Food trucks from Baltimore, Washington and Philadelphia selling everything from crab cakes and cheese curds to cupcakes and cookies were the featured attraction at Baltimore's third-annual food truck festival, held on Saturday at M&T Bank Stadium. The event, which began in 2012 as a Taste of Two Cities, had a different name this year - a Taste of Three Cities. Joining trucks from Baltimore and Washington for the first time was a contingent from the Philadelphia area, including the festival's only crab cake specialist.
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Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | June 2, 2013
For the second year running, Gypsy Queen bested the competition at the Tastes of Two Cities event pitting Baltimore food trucks against their Washington rivals. Baltimore's El Cuervo, which serves tacos and Korean fried chicken, earned second place, and D.C.'s Feelin' Crabby took third at Rash Field -- the new home for the event, which had its inaugural outing last year on the Westport waterfront. Souper Freaks was the winner of the United Way's Golden Carrot, a first-time award for the food truck with the healthiest item on its menu , the Five Seeds Farms Bronze Fennel and Carrot Soup, sourced entirely from local ingredients.
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Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | June 7, 2013
Two food-truck events were scheduled for the weekend. But concerns about Tropical Storm Andrea have led the organizers of The Gathering to cancel Friday night's food-truck rally in Canton. This was to be the first-ever trip to Canton for the traveling event. It has been rescheduled for July 19.   ( Tropical Storm Andrea likely to bring Md. heavy rain Friday into Saturday ) But all is not lost. The City Paper is hosting a food truck rally from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday in Station North.
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By Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | June 30, 2011
The Gathering, Baltimore's first food truck rally, is set for next Friday night in Harbor East. Baltimore's fleet of shiny, happy food trucks will gather on July 8, from 5 to 10 p.m. on the lot at 421 Central Avenue. The newly formed food-truck consortium was considering a rally for the Fall, but Damian Bohager, whose new Silver Platter truck has taken up semi-permanent residence at the Central Avenue site,  pulled the Gathering quickly. Confirmed for the rally are Kooper's Chowound Burger Wagon , Miss Shirley's , Iced Gems , Souper Freak , GrrChe and Gypsy Queen . You can find more information on the Silver Platter Facebook page.
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By Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | August 30, 2011
The food-truck rally known as the Gathering has eased into a monthly schedule of sorts. The fleet will gather once again in Fells Point for the city's third food-truck rally on Friday, Sept. 2, 5-10 p.m. Gypsy Queen, Miss Shirley's, Souper Freak, GrrChe and Iced Gems are expected. The location is the parking lot across from the Red Star . The event will include live music, and beer and wine will be sold.  
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By Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | June 29, 2012
The food trucks are at it again. There's another Gathering Friday night down at McHenry Row. That's where the Harris Teeter is. The event will go from 5-10 p.m. with live music from Shinola. Expected at the rally are Gypsy Queen, winner of the Mayor's Cup at last Saturday's Taste of Two Cities battle royal and Miss Shirley's, which took third. Also coming are Busia's Kitchen, Chowhound Burger Wagon, GrrChe, Iced Gems, Jolly Pig, Cruisin Cafe and Chicken 'n' Waffle. Proceeds benefit the South Baltimore Little League.
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By Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | July 10, 2012
It's time for another food truck rally. The Gathering will be held Friday on the parking lot of Stratford University in Little Italy, just a few blocks way from where the very first Baltimore food truck rally was held in June 2011. So far, 19 trucks have confirmed, including these, according to Gathering planner Damian Bohager. Busia's Kitchen Cazbar Chicken 'n' Waffle Cupcake Runners Four Brothers Great Cookie GrrChe Gypsy Queen Iced Gems Jolly Pig Karlita's Kooper's Chowhound Miss Shirley's Miss Twist Noodlerolla Souper Freaks South Carolina BBQ Woody's Taco Island    
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By Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | March 15, 2012
I was just thinking it was high time we had another food-truck rally. Asked and answered. The Maryland SPCA is hosting a food truck rally on March 23 on the parking lot of their bucolic Hampden headquarters. Volunteers will be introducing adoptable dogs to rally attendees. Confirmed for the event are Kooper's Chowhound Burger Wagon, South Carolina BBQ, Iced Gems Creations, Gypsy Queen, Souper Freak and GrrChe have been confirmed. If you go, make sure you check out the SPCA's recently renovated adoption center.
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By Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | May 8, 2012
There is a food truck gathering today 11 a.m.-3 p.m., at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The event is being held in conjunction with the opening day of the University Farmers' Market. Expected to attend are Silver Platter, Kooper's Chowhound, Iced Gems Creations, Souper Freaks, Gypsy Queen, Chicken 'n' Waffle and Miss Shirley's. The trucks will circle near the plaza in front of 22 South Greene St. The University Farmers' Market is held every Tuesday from 10:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m., from May to November in University Park Plaza, across from the Medical Center's main entrance.
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Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | June 2, 2013
For the second year running, Gypsy Queen bested the competition at the Tastes of Two Cities event pitting Baltimore food trucks against their Washington rivals. Baltimore's El Cuervo, which serves tacos and Korean fried chicken, earned second place, and D.C.'s Feelin' Crabby took third at Rash Field -- the new home for the event, which had its inaugural outing last year on the Westport waterfront. Souper Freaks was the winner of the United Way's Golden Carrot, a first-time award for the food truck with the healthiest item on its menu , the Five Seeds Farms Bronze Fennel and Carrot Soup, sourced entirely from local ingredients.
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By Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | May 28, 2013
The organizers of the Taste of Two Cities food truck competition and festival have announced a preliminary line-up of trucks attending the festival. The second annual Baltimore vs. Washington food-truck competition is Saturday at Rash Field at Baltimore's Inner Harbor . The Baltimore trucks include: Busia's Kitchen - traditional Polish fare Charm City Gourmet - gourmet cafe menu Chicken 'n' Waffles - wings, subs and the house specialty, chicken and waffles Cruisin' Cafe - burgers, marinated chicken, specialty fries El Cuervo - tacos and Korean fried chicken Darua - Brazilian specialties Flavor Cupcakery - cupcakes The Great Cookie - oversized cookies GrrChe - gourmet grilled cheese Gypsy Queen - gourmet cafe menu Iced Gems - cupcakes The Jolly Pig - barbecue Kommie Pig - barbecue Philly Mignon - steak frites Miss Shirley's -gourmet cafe menu Miss Twist - soft ice cream Souper Freak - soup and sandwiches South Carolina BBQ - pulled pork, brisket and other barbecue The Sultan - Indian specialties Wheyich - artisanal cheesy sandwiches The Washington trucks include: Cajunators - Cajun and Creole specialties Carnivoire - pulled pork, smoked chicken and other barbecue specialties DC Ballers - hummus, falafel and fries Feeling Crabby - crab sandwiches and sliders El Floridano - gourmet soups and sandwiches Lemongrass - Vietnamese cuisine Popped Republic - gourmet popcorn Porc - smoked brisket,...
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By Richard Gorelick, The Baltimore Sun | May 21, 2013
Get ready to roll. Baltimore and Washington's fleets of food trucks are squaring off again. Some 40 trucks, 20 from each city, are expected to attend the second Taste of Two Cities event on June 1, which is relocating from the Westport waterfront to Rash Field. Food trucks from Baltimore and Washington will compete in several categories. An overall winner will be presented the Mayor's Cup Trophy by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, who performed the same honors at the event's premier edition, when Baltimore's Gypsy Queen was selected the best by a panel of judges.
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Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | May 7, 2013
Baltimore's fleet of food trucks are rallying again this weekend. The series of weekly food truck rallies known as the Gathering will convene, for the first time, on the Sinai Hospital  campus. The trucks will gather from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday at the Michel Mirowski Medical Office Building, 5501 Greenspring Ave. The band Greasy Hands will perform. Expected to roll in are Gypsy Queen, The Sultan, Jolly Pig, Busia's Kitchen, Wheyich, South Carolina BBQ, Flavor Cupcakery, Miss Twist, Great Cookie, Hardy's BBQ, GrrChe, Kooper's Chowhound, Charm City Gourmet, and Iced Gems Baking.
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By Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | April 5, 2013
The food truck rally known as The Gathering comes to Meadow Mill for an all-day family-friendly party. The Gathering is at 11:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Meadow Mill, 3600 Clipper Mill Road. It's accessible to the Woodberry Light Rail station and bicycle friendly. One of the rally's co-sponsors is Bikemore , a Baltimore bicycle advocacy organization. Proceeds from the event will benefit Moveable Feast and Ride for the Feast 2013 , a fundraising bike ride from Ocean City to Baltimore, scheduled for May 11-13.
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by Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | March 21, 2013
The food-truck rally known as The Gathering kicks off a new season on Friday night in Hampden. The 2013 debut Gathering will take place in the parking lot of the Castle, at the corner of Keswisk Avenue and 34th Streets in Hampden, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Gypsy Queen, Kooper's Chowhound, Mis Shirley's, Chicken 'N Waffles, Kommie Pig, Jolly Pig, Souper Freaks, Charm City Gourmet, Flavorful Cupcakes and Icedgems Creations are all expected....
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By Richard Gorelick, The Baltimore Sun | May 31, 2014
Food trucks from Baltimore, Washington and Philadelphia selling everything from crab cakes and cheese curds to cupcakes and cookies were the featured attraction at Baltimore's third-annual food truck festival, held on Saturday at M&T Bank Stadium. The event, which began in 2012 as a Taste of Two Cities, had a different name this year - a Taste of Three Cities. Joining trucks from Baltimore and Washington for the first time was a contingent from the Philadelphia area, including the festival's only crab cake specialist.
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By Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | June 23, 2012
On Friday night, it was the 29-year-old right-hander Jason Hammel pitching Baltimore on to victory over Washington to open a weekend series. Leading Baltimore over D.C. on a scorching Saturday afternoon was a three-year old food truck named the Gypsy Queen. On the weekend when the Nationals were visiting Oriole Park, a fleet of Washington's food trucks came to visit Baltimore, too. The setting was the Westport Waterfront, a scrappy stretch of harbor-side property about a mile and a half south of Camden Yards.
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by Richard Gorelick and The Baltimore Sun | January 31, 2013
Founded in 2011, Union Craft Brewing has established itself as a player in Baltimore's craft-beer movement. Located in the shadow of the Pepsi sign, the brewery site, accessible to the Light Rail and with ample parking, is proving to be an accommodating venue for medium-sized events, indoor and out. On Feb. 8, the brewery will host a Truck Party Food Rally , from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Participating trucks include Gypsy Queen, Kommie Pig, Kooper's...
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