Truck Convoy for Special Olympics
Event Location: North Parking Lot
8:00 AM – 11:30 AMOctober 5, 2019
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
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.