Truck Convoy for Special Olympics

Event Location: North Parking Lot

Event Schedule

  • 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    October 5, 2019

Event Description

Event Details

Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019
Location: Veterans Parkway to Iowa State Fairgrounds (celebration at Jalapeno Pete’s) – Des Moines
Cost: $100 per participant

Additional Details: Trucks welcome in the Convoy include semi-trucks, truck/trailer combinations, fire trucks, dump trucks, flat beds, buses, large tow trucks, large box trucks, etc.  All trucks must be 10,000-pound GVW or larger.  Hazardous materials or trucks with alcohol/tobacco names or logos are not permitted (bobtail ok).

Schedule of Events

8-10 a.m. – Registration/Check-in
Veterans Parkway (Exit 101 on Highway 5)
10 a.m. – Mandatory drivers’ meeting
10:15 a.m. – Live auction for lead truck spots
10:30 a.m. – Convoy begins!
11:30 a.m. – Post party at Jalapeno Pete’s in the Iowa State Fairgrounds

For more information, contact:
Jeanette Steinfeldt, VP of Law Enforcement Torch Run
515-986-5520 x107

Event Category: Miscellaneous

The Iowa State Fair is not responsible for the planning or programming of non-Fair events hosted on the Fairgrounds. All non-Fair events are solely the responsibility of the contracted event organizer and said organizer should be contacted for specific event information.