Walcott Truckers Jamboree kicks off Thursday

| 7/11/2007

This year’s version of the Walcott Truckers Jamboree gets going on Thursday, July 12, and continues through Friday, July 13.

The Jamboree takes place at the Iowa 80 Truck Stop – the “World’s Largest Truck Stop” off Interstate 80 in Walcott, IA – and features a truck beauty contest, antique trucks, exhibits, carnival games, a “trucker’s best friend” pet contest, food and music.

Organizers said the 2006 event drew a crowd of about 30,000 people.

Parking and admission are free. For more information, click here.