(WSB file photo)
Next major summer festival in West Seattle is just six days away – the 9th annual Morgan Junction Community Festival, with activities, performances, booths, and mobile vendors spread around the California/Fauntleroy intersection. It’s organized and presented by the Morgan Community Association, an all-volunteer community council, with sponsors including WSB. We’ve already shared previews including the schedule for the Bark of Morgan dog parade and contests; now, MoCA’s Cindi Barker has shared the lineup for festival food, including the Bite of Morgan:
Bite of Morgan Participants – free small samples provided by our fabulous
Morgan Junction restaurants (11:30 am until supplies run out):
* Caffé Ladro (mini scones)
* Domino’s Pizza (8 piece Parmesan bread bits)
* The Bridge (chocolate-covered strawberries)
* Harry’s Chicken Joint (chicken skewer)
* Little Prague (Hungarian goulash)
* Abbondanza (gnocchi)
* Feedback Lounge (flatbread Bahn Mi sandwich)
* Zeeks Pizza (pizza slice)
* Pet Elements (pet treat)
West Seattle Thriftway special promotion for the festival
Thriftway will be holding a fundraiser BBQ for the festival! This is much appreciated and is essential to our fundraising. This year they will be cooking “Aloha Burgers” and the suggested donation of $7 will also get you a bag of chips and a drink. Best deal around!
*The ‘Hungry Me‘ food truck cooks up “Mixed East Asian.” Menu offering: Fast Asian Cuisine featuring Singaporean (Hainan) Chicken Rice, Japanese and Chinese Beef Brisket, and Thai Peanut Sauce Curry
*Fez on Wheels is a “”curbside feast from the Middle East”, serving:
Chicken – Cumin and Cinnamon roasted thighs, hummus, root vegetable slaw and yogurt on a fresh grilled flatbread
Lamb – Braised, pulled lamb leg, smokey baba ganoush, minted yogurt and root vegetable slaw
Ful Muddamas – Fava beans stewed with caramelized onions, tomatoes, lemon and cilantro. Grilled flatbread, feta cheese and yogurt
Shepherds Salad – Chunks of Tomatoes and Cucumbers, parsley, feta cheese, Sumac macerated red onions. Grilled flatbread
Hummus and Flatbread.
*Curb Jumper Street Eats offers a variety of Gourmet Sliders and Specialty Sandwiches including Philly Cheese steak slider, Pulled pork, SW Turkey, Grilled Chicken Bahn Mi, Salmon and Veggie sliders, as well as hand cut fries or sweet potato fries.
The festival runs 10 am-7 pm next Saturday (June 21st). Basic festival info is at morganjunction.org, and we’ll have more previews in the days ahead.