Eat and Drink 2015 Vendy Award Nominees announced Astoria's Souvlaki Lady is up for the Vendy Cup! Photo Credit: FACEBOOK/souvlakilady By MELISSA KRAVITZ Updated August 10, 2015 10:47 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email Now's the time to dine at one of NYC's best food trucks! Before your new favorite mobile eatery wins a Vendy and gains infamous block-long lines, check out some of the rookies, old favorites and dessert nominees for the 11th Annual Vendy Awards, the Oscars of the food truck world. The 2015 Vendy Awards will take place on Governors Island on September 12th, with tickets for the all-you-can-eat affair now on sale starting at $100. Deciding who wins the coveted Vendy titles will be a panel of six esteemed judges including FoodbabyNY (and his dad), F Seetoh (a Singaporean street food expert consulting on Bourdain Market) and Marco Carrión, commissioner of New York City's Community Affairs Unit. And the 2015 nominees are... Vendy Cup (New York City's best food vendor) Snowday Guandong Cheong Fun Souvlaki Lady Hard Times Sundaes Biryani House Street Drinks (new category for liquids!) Tea+Milk Renegade Lemonade Catalina's Champurrado CoCo & Co Best Juice Uptown Rookie of the Year (best new vendor of 2015) Old Traditional Polish Coney Shack Tacos Lil Zeus Lunch Box Kaya NYC Shuka Truck The Best Market Vendor Gumbo Bros Home Frites Burmese Bites Carnitas El Atorodera Your Panda Best Dessert Butter & Scotch Squish Marshmallows Booqoo Beinets Doughnuttery Play J Ice Cream By MELISSA KRAVITZ Share on Facebook Share on Twitter More on this topic Vendy Awards to spotlight and honor city's best street vendorsThe city's top sidewalk chefs go head-to-head this Saturday. Vendy Award winners that have since made it big The Vendy Awards are this Saturday. Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.