SUNDAY, AUG. 21, 11 AM – 4 PM | FREE ADMISSION
Kids of all ages can sit, stand and get behind the wheels of over 50 giant trucks and large vehicles at the 2016 Touch-A-Truck event at the Overland Park Convention Center, Sunday, Aug. 21, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Entry is free with a minimum donation of a new, unwrapped toy or cash offering for Toys for Tots.
Along with fire trucks, military vehicles, combines and food trucks, bouncy houses and a variety of family-friendly activities can be found at the sixth annual event, including a craft area for kids.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
10:45 AM: Marine Color Guard Traditional Salute (Outdoor Courtyard)
11:00 AM: Doors Open
11:15 AM: Marine Color Guard Traditional Salute (Main Stage)
12:15 PM: Master HC Kim’s Tae Kwon Do (Main Stage)
1:00 PM: Mad Science presents Fire & Ice (Main Stage)
1:45 PM: Master HC Kim’s Tae Kwon Do (Main Stage)
2:15 PM: Mr. Stinky Feet (Main Stage)
3:00 PM: Mad Science presents Fire & Ice (Main Stage)
Area companies can get involved by donating a company truck for the day. To become a sponsor or to support Touch-A-Truck, please contact Devin Carver at (913) 339-3057 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parking will be free for the event.
Touch-a-Truck was a huge success in 2015! Last year, the event drew over 9,500 attendees. Thank you to all our sponsors and trucks for helping the Overland Park Convention Center put on an amazing event. The non-perishable food collection made a huge impact on our community, collecting 14,166 pounds and $562.06 – putting the total at 13,491 meals raised for Harvesters – The Community Food Network.