A hallmark of the Christmas in July Festival is the line of vendors on Backstreet selling foods of all kinds for hungry guests. With so much to do and explore, keeping up your energy and hydration with a funnel cake and some water is an important part of the festival.

In addition to Ashe County’s local restaurants, this year will feature 18 different vendors to select from, each with different food and drink options to give every guest what they’re craving.

Suzie’s Funnel Cakes

Funnel Cakes

Dr. Pepper drinks and water

Taco Trolley

Tacos, burritos, tostadas and nachos

Dr. Pepper drinks and water

Food Frenzy

Hot dogs, corn dogs, nachos, pretzels, funnel cakes and cotton candy

Dr. Pepper drinks, water and tea

Kalmin’s Bon Appetit

Wings, pulled pork barbecue, crepes and ice cream

Dr. Pepper drinks and water

Betty’s Burrito Barn

Quesada, burritos, nachos and other Mexican food

Water, coffee, tea and lemonade

Southern Fried Factory

Blooming onions, funnel cakes, corn dogs, Philly cheese steaks, nachos, chicken, sausage, French fries and fried oreos


Gnam Gnam


Family Grill

Asian cuisine

Dr. Pepper drinks and water

Hawaiian Shaved Ice

Snow cones, barbecue, fried apple pie and biscuits


Party Pita

Gyros, pitas, falafel and baklava

Tea and lemonade

Kyles Concessions

Funnel cakes, corn dogs, hamburgers, Philly cheese steaks, blooming onions and French fries

Dr. Pepper drinks, water and lemonade

Tiki Grill

Corn dogs, sausage, Philly cheese steaks, blooming onion, gyros, sausages, hamburgers, French fries, nachos and chicken

Dr. Pepper drinks, water and lemonade


Funnel Cakes, popcorn, snow cones, cotton candy, French fries, nachos and corn dogs

Dr. Pepper drinks, water, lemonade and tea

JM Chang’s

Asian Cuisine, lemonade

Steak Boys

Gyros, corn dogs, philly cheese steaks, hamburgers, blooming onions, french fries, polish sausage and chicken on a stick

Dr. Pepper drinks, water, lemonade, tea

Carolina Popcorn Co.

Kettle Corn

Dr. Pepper drinks, water and lemonade

Paris Festival

Funnel cakes and pastries

Poppin’ John’s

Ice Cream

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