We get a lot of questions about our food truck park, so we thought we would share some of the answers!
YES – There are peak times. 5:30-7:30 pm is the busiest time of the night, July and August are the busiest times of the year, and Friday and Saturday are the busiest days of the week. (There are barely any lines when we open at 4 p.m.!)
YES – Most trucks accept credit cards, but we do have an ATM on site.
YES – There are gluten free options. Knew Potato Caboose is here each day and Tripp’s Farmhouse Cafe is here on a rotating basis (both are entirely gluten-free). Most trucks can accommodate those sensitive to gluten.
YES – We are very kid-friendly!
YES – We are wheelchair and stroller friendly! We recently added pavers in the park. Handicap parking is in the gravel lot and along the building.
YES – There’s lots of onsite parking. We have nearly 200 parking spaces, as well as an overflow grass area. (It often looks more full from the road than it actually is.)
YES – The beer garden is the place to be if you want Honey Dip Blonde! It is the green-covered patio attached to the building.
YES – There is seating in the beer garden. It’s a great option if the picnic tables fill up and on a hot or cold evening!
YES – You can bring beer from the beer garden into the park. Anywhere within the roped space!
NO – Outside alcohol is not allowed on the premises.
NO – You cannot smoke in the park (outside the roped area please).
YES – There are bathrooms inside. Go into the beer garden, and keep taking a lefts. There are porta-potties in the parking lot as well.
YES – We spray for mosquitoes regularly (that doesn’t mean we get them all – bug spray available upon request).
YES – There is a trolley stop in front of Congdon’s
YES – There is a crosswalk with warning lights if you’re walking to us from other lots like Aubuchon/Auto Museum and Hannaford.
YES – We will always stay open until at least 9 p.m. (later once the weather warms up). Please go to the website and social media for updates. We may stay open later than the posted time depending on turnout (watch social media for updates).
YES – We will cancel due to weather if it is going to rain all evening, but usually we will stay open if it is spotty. Check social media for updates.
NO – We don’t have any exclusively vegan trucks, but some have vegan options.
NO – We do not have a full bar. We serve a variety of signature cocktails and mixed drinks, as well as beer, wine, cider, and hard seltzer. We do not serve shots.
YES – Dogs are allowed on leashes. However, they cannot go into the beer garden or anywhere else in the building.
NO – We don’t have updated menus for each of the food trucks. Please check their social media/websites for more details.
YES – You can find out which trucks are coming in the upcoming week by going to www.cadfoodtrucks.com. We post the trucks for each day on Facebook by 2 pm.
YES – Outside of four domestic beers, all of our beers and ciders are from Maine breweries. Our “Maine Menu” has more than 30 different types of Maine beers and rotates regularly. (Check Untappd app for up to date menus).
YES – Classic cars are every Monday!
Congdon's After Dark
1100 Post Road, 04090
Wells, United States
TRUCK ANNOUNCEMENT: We're happy to announce Cheese Louise will be joining us this season! They offer seven varieties of grilled cheese, made using locally made bread, high quality cheeses and a variety of funky fresh ingredients -- as well as mac and cheese and tomato soup. They're going to be a delicious addition to our roster!
TRUCK ANNOUNCEMENT: We're thrilled to announce Sampa Kitchen - Grillin' Brazilian will be joining us again this season! Their delicious, authentic Brazilian cuisine was an immediate hit when they joined us last year, particularly the Chimichurri Steak and Herb-Marinated Chicken bowls. It makes us hungry just looking at the photos!
EXCITING NEWS! We will be offering at least one “Late Truck” this season! These food trucks will stay open an hour later than the other trucks so we can to satisfy all the late night appetites, including the local service industry!
Hoss and Mary's and MacDaddy's Seafood & Tots have both committed to ensuring we have at least one late truck each night! We expect other trucks will join too! ... See MoreSee Less
TRUCK ANNOUNCEMENT: We're very excited to announce that Tasting Maine will be joining us again this season. One of the original CAD trucks, Patti slings some of the best seafood you'll ever taste, including lobster rolls, fried haddock, homemade chowder, lobster mac n cheese, and lobster grilled cheese. It's always a delicious option and we are thrilled to have them back!
TRUCK ANNOUNCEMENT: We're happy to announce Harris Turkey Farm will be a new truck joining us this season! They offer a variety of menu items that include their own pasture raised, free range turkeys from their farm in West Newfield! This includes three types of Turkey Pot Pie and stews/soups, as well cheesecake slices (we're guessing those are turkey-free). We can't wait to dig in!