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Friday, July 15, 2016

Tons of Trucks Saturday

City Presents Award-Winning Tons of Trucks Event on Saturday, July 16

Tons of Trucks video thumbnail imageThe City will host its second annual Tons of Trucks event on Saturday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chinquapin Park, 3210 King St. The event will take place rain or shine. 
All ages are invited to explore and get behind the wheel of more than 20 different vehicles from 7 City departments. Vehicles include a fire engine, armored ambulance, front-end loader, dump truck, bucket trucks, trash truck, sewer truck, vacuum truck, buses and more. Participants will also have the opportunity to meet the staff who build, serve and protect the City of Alexandria and learn about the vehicles they use. Truck-themed activities include an art project with the City’s Mobile Art Lab, giveaways, photo opportunities and food truck vendors.
Parking is available at T.C. Williams High School, 3330 King St., and the fee to attend is $5 per person or $15 per family of four upon entry.
For additional information, visit or contact Lindsay Burneson at 703.746.5457 or