Iowa 80 Truckstop’s 34th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree will kick off this week on July 11 for three full days of everything trucking.
The event will feature nearly 175 exhibits; a Super Truck Beauty Contest, Antique Truck Display; Iowa pork chop cookout; Trucker Olympics; carnival games; two free concerts: Lindsay Lawler on July 11 courtesy of Cat Scale and Blackberry Smoke on July 12 presented by Mobil Delvac; and a fireworks display.
Admission and parking are free. Shuttles will be provided from the parking area to the event grounds.
The first Walcott Truckers Jamboree only attracted a few hundred people in 1979 and featured a few exhibits, live music, food and a small display of antique trucks. Today, the Walcott Truckers Jamboree attracts approximately 30,000 attendees.
The 34th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree, will be held July 11-13 at Iowa 80 Truckstop, I-80 Exit 284, Walcott, Iowa.