Eastern Market Shed 5 map


The Detroit Festival of Books, aka: Detroit Bookfest, is a FREE annual in-person event at Eastern Market in Detroit, Michigan.

Eastern Market

Shed 5

2934 Russell Street

Detroit, MI 48207


Sunday, July 16, 2023

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.



Where will the Food Trucks be located at? 


There will be two food trucks, Sonny’s Hamburgers and Treat Dreams Ice Cream on the south side of Shed 5 along Alfred Street, just east of Russell Street. (if you need to type in an address, plug in 1440 Alfred Street, Detroit, MI).


Sonny’s Hamburgers

Sonny’s Hamburgers Detroit (photo by Sonny’s)

Sonny’s Hamburgers has been a Detroit classic since 1957.

Owned by Mike Williams, Sonny’s specializes in slider-style hamburgers.





Sonny’s Hamburgers Detroit (photo by Sonny’s)



Treat Dreams Ice Cream

Treat Dreams Ice Cream is a phenomenal ice cream truck.

They will be selling ice cream scoops, ice cream sandwiches (aka: Super Sammies) and pooch pops.

Their top-sellers are: Kooky Monster, Double Chocolate Chip, Honey Lavender.

Treat Dreams was founded by Scott Moloney in Ferndale in 2011. They opened their Detroit location in 2015. And……they have a third location coming soon!





Treat Dreams ice cream Detroit


Treat Dreams ice cream Detroit


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