Food & Beverage

What to expect @LOT42

You can’t make tech for good a reality on an empty stomach. We have a great selection of food and beverage options for you at LOT42. Need to feed an infant or take a minute in a quiet room? We’ve got you covered for that too. Looking for somewhere to eat outside of LOT42? Waterloo Region Tourism has a great list of places for food and drink around our cities and townships.

Coffee & Water

Complimentary coffee and water are available all day, from 8:15 AM until the end of Happy Hour.

Hydration Stations 

Need to rehydrate? Come find one of our water stations on site with your refillable water bottle for either still or sparkling water.

Monigram Coffee Roasters

Need a pick me up? We will have several drip coffee stations throughout the venue as well as a live espresso cart making all of your favourite espresso-based beverages from one of our local partners, Monigram Coffee Roasters! 


Food is available for purchase from one of our vendors from 11:00 AM until the end of the Happy Hour.

The Bruce Beast Food Truck

Looking for some great vegetarian options? The Bruce Beast is our exclusive vegetarian truck, serving up a variety of great vegetarian dishes ranging from Thai Green Curry to a Grilled Cheese Panini. 

The Bruce Caboose Food Truck

The Bruce Caboose will be serving up some of the best variations of poutine this region has to offer. With options ranging from a classic Quebec poutine to a Montreal smoked meat poutine, there is something for everyone’s taste buds.

Fork’N Good Food Truck

The Fork’N Good offers a some unique options including a selection of vegetarian and chicken souvlaki pitas and a couple varieties of bao buns.


If you’re looking for some of your favourite BBQ items, the on-site BBQ will be sizzling up some favourites, from Beyond Meat burgers to pulled pork.


Our on-site concession will offer a wide variety of grab and go options from light snacks to a variety of bowls and salads. 

FourAll Ice Cream 

Have a sweet tooth and looking for treat? Visit the FourAll Ice Cream during Happy Hour each day to purchase a local favourite


Onsite amenities are available to all conference delegates.

Feeding Room & Quiet Room 

Visit the Info Desk at the conference to get access.

Prayer Room 

Visit the Info Desk at the conference to get access.

Charging Stations

Two charging stations are located by the main entrance as well as in the tent.

It all happens @LOT42

LOT42 is a revitalized industrial campus with more than 17 acres of flexible space for limitless cultural, professional and community applications. The former steel production facility is the primary location for True North conference and workshop activity. And the perfect place to talk about transformation.

If you’re driving to LOT42, you can get directions here. Regular shuttles will also bring True North participants from select hotels to LOT42. Shuttle schedules and parking information will be available on the True North website prior to the event.