The Casino Fandango's inaugural Gourmet Food Truck Festival drew more than 2,000 Saturday, with lines of more than 50 people at nearly every one of the 18 trucks.
Customers such as Steve Castro reported waiting as long as 45 minutes to get fed, but he said he didn't mind.
"It's awesome," he said, working on a basket of garlic fries. "Lots of good food."
Fandango General Manager Court Cardinal said gourmet food trucks have been catching on across the West and that he wanted to bring them to Carson City.
"It's just starting to pick up in popularity," he said. …