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Truck Convoy for Special Olympics

  • Exit 101 on Highway 5 | Des Moines, IA
  • Presented By: Iowa Special Olympics
  • Dates: October 5, 2019
  • Location: Veterans Parkway to Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Phone: 515-986-5520 x107
  • Start/End Time: 8:00 AM
  • Price: $100 per participant
  • Overview

    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 at 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