GATS: big rigs in the Big D

| 8/16/2010

Save the date. On Aug. 26-28 the 2010 Great American Trucking Show is coming to the Dallas Convention Center in Dallas, TX. It’s the nation’s second-largest trucking trade show.

This event always features a variety of attractions for professional drivers from business information and educational seminars to live performances from some of the best artists in country music.

Other happenings at the 12th annual GATS will include the Custom Rigs Pride and Polish Truck Beauty Competition and two health events with special guests Jasmine “Jazzy” Jordan and OOIDA Member Jeff Clark.

For more information, visit or call 888-349-4287.

Make sure you stop by booth number 24145 to see U.S. Convoy for a Cure organizer and OOIDA Life Member Cindy Stowe. This is the second year Stowe will be at GATS to encourage drivers to support and participate in the Convoy for a Cure USA set to roll on Oct. 16 on I-20 at the Travel Centers of America (TA) in Terrell, TX.

And come by OOIDA booth number 14085 and say hello. It will also be a good time to renew your membership or to join. Association dues will be $25 instead of the regular $45 during the show.