Plan for GATS in August

| 7/17/2006

GATS, the Great American Trucking Show, is scheduled for Aug. 24 to 26 in Dallas.

The show boasts a “pride and polish” truck show, hundreds of exhibitors, live country music and a complete schedule of educational seminars. Country music star Aaron Tippin will perform at 6:30 p.m., Aug. 25, and, back by popular demand, Ronnie Milsap will perform at 6:30 p.m., Aug. 26.

Each year provides its Expedite InfoCenter hub for show attendees to gather vital information on the expedited trucking business. OOIDA member Linda Yates, author of the book on expediting, "Business Educational, Successful Techniques of Express Trucking" will be at the Expedite Info Center booth throughout the show.

If you’re planning on being there, be sure to come by and meet the OOIDA staff at Booth No. 13089.

Truck show times are noon to 6 p.m., Aug. 24; and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Aug. 25 and 26.

Directions and additional show information is available at Truck parking is free.