Jesse Previews the Face-Off

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Season 1, Episode 3

Food Fight in Surfside

Four food truck dreamers pitch their concepts to a panel of judges who select just two teams to fight it out on the streets of Miami, Fla. On their first Sell Day, one team struggles to stay cool under the pressure and potentially disastrous truck issues, while the other team must overcome missing ingredients and backbiting. Both teams ramp up their culinary chops on day two when they square off alongside Miami's top food trucks in a busy block party before host Jesse Palmer announces which team earned the most money and will be going home with the keys to their food truck.

Monday
Sep 29
2am | 1c
Season 1, Episode 7

Showdown on South Congress

Host Jesse Palmer hits the streets of Austin, Texas, with two teams of food truck wannabes who duke it out for their very own food truck. On day one, one team wrestles with flavors and fryers while the other proves their concept promises more than it delivers. On day two the teams are tested hard, up against rain and parked alongside well loved, established food trucks at a popular venue.

Friday
Oct 3
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 1

Brawl in Bayfront Park

Four teams with food truck concepts pitch their ideas to a panel of judges who deem two worthy enough to test their fare on the streets of Miami, Fla. The teams face a steep learning curve filled with missing flavor and chaotic service on day one while day two finds one team finding their groove while the other is barely holding on. Both will have to pull out all the stops and make every dollar count if they want Jesse Palmer to hand over the keys to their dream!

Thursday
Oct 9
8pm | 7c
Season 1, Episode 1

Brawl in Bayfront Park

Four teams with food truck concepts pitch their ideas to a panel of judges who deem two worthy enough to test their fare on the streets of Miami, Fla. The teams face a steep learning curve filled with missing flavor and chaotic service on day one while day two finds one team finding their groove while the other is barely holding on. Both will have to pull out all the stops and make every dollar count if they want Jesse Palmer to hand over the keys to their dream!

Friday
Oct 10
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 4

Venice Beach Battle

From the streets of Los Angeles, host Jesse Palmer unleashes a two day culinary battle between food truck hopefuls. Day one finds one team in fights with customers and the judges, while the other learns that dreams don't always deliver the best dish. On day two, ramped up menu fixes and game changes are served up alongside established food trucks, but will they be enough to pull ahead and drive home the prize?

Thursday
Oct 16
8pm | 7c
Season 1, Episode 2

Charnow Park Chowdown

The judges have a tough choice deciding which two teams of food truck wannabes should fight it out in Miami, Fla. Host Jesse Palmer takes the teams through their paces over the two sell days, with manic driving and panic prep fails on day one and the struggles of facing increased competition on day two.

Thursday
Oct 23
8pm | 7c
Season 1, Episode 2

Charnow Park Chowdown

The judges have a tough choice deciding which two teams of food truck wannabes should fight it out in Miami, Fla. Host Jesse Palmer takes the teams through their paces over the two sell days, with manic driving and panic prep fails on day one and the struggles of facing increased competition on day two.

Friday
Oct 24
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 5

Showdown on Wilshire Blvd

Los Angeles is treated to a food truck showdown as two culinary teams compete to win their own food truck for one year. Host Jesse Palmer has the competitors chaotically hustle through rookie mistakes and fryer hazards for their first lunch sell. By Day Two, the teams have to step up their game trying to lure customers away from the established food trucks that line Wilshire Blvd.

Friday
Nov 14
2am | 1c
Season 1, Episode 8

Battle at Republic Square

The two teams lucky enough to make it past the judges test their concepts on the streets of Austin, Texas, where they quickly learn that running a food truck is not as easy as it looks. But by day two, things to into overdrive as the teams square off against not just each other, but also a park full of established food trucks.

Friday
Nov 21
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 11

Downtown Throwdown

Two culinary teams are put through the paces when they compete to outsell each other over two grueling days in order to win the keys to their dreams. While rookie mistakes dominate their first day, they have to double down on day two when they're parked at a favorite local meetup in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

Friday
Dec 5
2am | 1c
Season 1, Episode 12

Niagara Falls Face Off

In iconic Niagara Falls, two teams of food truck wannabes face hazardous rookie mistakes on their first day, burning food and leaving hungry tourists waiting. The learning curve is steep for Sell Day Two, as they sell to discerning foodies alongside established food truck.

Thursday
Dec 11
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 12

Niagara Falls Face Off

In iconic Niagara Falls, two teams of food truck wannabes face hazardous rookie mistakes on their first day, burning food and leaving hungry tourists waiting. The learning curve is steep for Sell Day Two, as they sell to discerning foodies alongside established food truck.

Friday
Dec 12
2am | 1c
Season 1, Episode 13

Match Up on Toronto Islands

Two food truck owner hopefuls duke it out for the prize of winning their own food truck. When host Jesse Palmer blows the horn on the first Sell Day on gorgeous Toronto Island, Canada, the customers are hungry, but are the teams ready? With lessons learned going into Day Two, the teams fight hard for every dollar while up against established food trucks at Trinity Bellwoods Park.

Thursday
Dec 18
11pm | 10c

About the Show

Food Truck Face Off pits two teams against one another to win their own customized food truck. Hosted by Jesse Palmer, four teams with food truck dreams present their unique concepts to an expert panel of judges, but only two teams are chosen to face off in a truck-on-truck showdown. The team that makes the most money over the course of two intense days emerges victorious.

About the Host

Jesse Palmer

After five seasons as a quarterback in the NFL for the New York Giants and the San Francisco 49ers, Jesse Palmer began a career as a game analyst, first with Fox Sports Net, and soon thereafter with ESPN. In 2015, Jesse joined Good Morning America as a special contributor, focusing on big stories, news of the day and live events.

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Chicken Tamales

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