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Foodie Festival Opens Friday at Silverton Hotel and Casino

Some of the best food in Las Vegas will be served up this weekend at the annual Las Vegas Foodie Fest at the Silverton Hotel and Casino.

The festival will feature more than 30 gourmet food trucks, some which have been featured on Food Network, Travel Channel and Cooking Channel.

This year's festival will also feature a booth from a Midwest and East Coast favorite: White Castle. The restaurant will be cooking up its famous sliders fresh at the festival.

The event runs from 4 p.m. to midnight Friday and from noon to midnight Saturday. The festival opens at noon on Sunday and closes at 10 p.m.

There is also a beer garden and carnival rides. The carnival is a separate admission. All tickets can be purchased online at lasvegasfoodiefest.com. Proceeds benefit Three Square Food Bank.

There are also some VIP tickets available which include special tastings, an open bar and valet parking.