Unfortunately, we had to make the difficult decision to cancel this year’s Touch A Truck event scheduled for September 12, 2020. The Walk will not be feasible with the expected Phasing guidelines and our ability to insure the safety of our community during this event. Thank you for your understanding as we continue to support efforts to contain COVID-19 and protect the health of our community. We look forward to seeing everyone next year.
Returns in 2021 Sprinker Recreation Center 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Does your child have a love for trucks and large vehicles? Then check out Pierce County’s Touch-A-Truck free event. Kids of all ages will love to climb, run around, sit in and even honk horns of many types of trucks and vehicles at Sprinker Recreation Center located on 14824 "C" Street South in Tacoma.
A special no horns time is scheduled from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. for sensory sensitive children.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Prepare for the weather because this event will take place rain or shine.
What type of rigs will be there?
Come explore a fire engine, dump trucks, command center, bucket truck, striper, tractor, military vehicles, school buses and so many more.
Truck drivers will be on hand to show off their vehicles representing Pierce County Public Works, Surface Water Management, the Fire Department, Sheriff’s Department, Parks and Recreation, Emergency Management’s Command Center, Northwest Historical Truck Society, Parkland Light & Water, Pierce Transit, Gordon Trucking, LeMay / Waste Connections, Gene’s Towing, Bethel School District, the military and more.
Big Truck T-shirts will be for sale on the day of the event for $8. Don’t miss your chance to buy one on Saturday. For more information, please call (253) 798-4000.
Meet the Crew
Thank you to our awesome sponsors and truck drivers for keeping this free family event going. With their support, the whole community has come together to make Touch-A-Truck a great success.
Join the Crew:
Help lighten the load, crew members needed! Show off your rig, advertise your business and engage in our community. If you’re interested in providing a vehicle for this event, please submit a request below.
Sprinker Recreation Center 14824 "C" Street S Tacoma, Washington 98444 (Map)