Walcott Truckers Jamboree Celebrates 25th Anniversary In Style!

 

WALCOTT, IA --  The 2004 Walcott Truckers Jamboree will be celebrating it’s “Chrome” anniversary this year on  Thursday & Friday, July 8th & 9th at the Iowa 80 Truckstop, Walcott, Iowa.

            “This year’s event is extra special.” Says Heather DeBaillie, Iowa 80 Marketing Manager. “We have added a variety of fun activities in honor of our 25th Anniversary.  It will be our biggest and best event yet!”

      Everyone is welcome to join in Celebrating America’s Truckers and enjoy live country bands, delicious Iowa pork chop cook-out, over 175 exhibits, carnival games, antique truck display, the Super Truck Beauty Contest, Driver’s Best Friend Pet Contest, Trucker Olympics and more !  The event will take place RAIN OR SHINE! As always, admission and parking are FREE! 

            In honor of the 25th Anniversary there will also be a fireworks show on Thursday night at 9:15 pm; a book signing by Kathy L’Amour, wife of author the late Louis L’Amour; Giant birthday cake; Colgate Country Showdown and many other fun things!

            Mark your calendar now, you won’t want to miss it!  More information on the Walcott Truckers Jamboree can be obtained on-line at http://www.walcotttruckersjamboree.com.

            This year also marks the 40th Anniversary for Iowa 80 Truckstop.