Drivers and operators will be on hand to explain their vehicles and answer any questions you may have. Additional favorite activities will include Firemen's Foam, petting zoo, food vendors, and other special attractions which will add to this very special day! Parental supervision and participation is essential and cameras are highly recommended.
Almost any vehicle fits the bill for this event including Fire Trucks, Garbage Trucks, RaceCars, Back Hoes, Small Planes, Boats, Police Cars, Dump Trucks, TV Trucks and Army Cars. Also to be found are Tow Trucks, Freightliners, Helicopters, Cement Mixers, FrontEnd Loaders, Cherry Pickers, Street Sweepers, Bob Cats, Ditch Witches, Antique Cars, Limousines and many others.
Last year's Touch-a-Truck event was the largest of its kind in the Southeast and was awarded "Best New Event" in 2010 by the Virginia Recreation and Park Society. Come join Roanoke County Parks, Recreation and Tourism and our sponsors, First Team Auto Mall, Jeremie Theirs Farmers Insurance, Fox 21/27 and Star Country for a day filled with adventures, new opportunities and memories that will last a lifetime. Special thanks to National Association of Women in Construction for their volunteer efforts. For more information please call 540-387-6078 ext. 251 or visit us on the web at www.RoanokeCountyParks.com.