Schedule of Events

Great Food and Family Fun — Bring the Whole Family — Free Admission for Spectators

The Waupun Truck-n-Show isn't just about trucks. While trucks are crammed in every corner of the Truck-n-Show grounds, there's just enough space left for everyone to relax and enjoy the bands, food stands, exhibits and beverages offered throughout the weekend. Camping available on the grounds. (No Bicycles, Scooters, Inline Skates, or Skateboards Allowed on Grounds.)

  • Friday
  • August 9
8:00 am-8:00 pm

Truck & Light Show Registration

The first 200 registrants receive a 30th Anniversary Dash Plaque! WE WILL ALSO REGISTER TRUCKS ON THURSDAY EVENING FROM 5PM - 7PM.
8:00 am-6:00 pm

Milk Truck Registration

Competition awards given out at 7:00 pm
12:00 pm-9:00 pm

Exhibitor Displays

Hundreds of Exhibitors show off their products in and around the Waupuun Community Center, (510 E. Spring Street, Waupun, WI 53963), located right in the middle of the Waupun Truck n Show Grounds.
12:00 pm-9:00 pm

KIDS Face Painting

Free Face Painting for the Kids! Sponsored by Homer's Towing.
3:00 pm-5:00 pm


John will discuss all you want to know about ELDs/AOBRDs, HOS (hours of service) and MORE! "You will leave with all your questions answered!"
4:00 pm-8:00 pm

Fish Fry

by Fox Lake Snowmobile Club & LeRoy Meats
6:00 pm-7;00 pm

Milk Truck Competition

Awards handed out 7:00 pm
7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Special Olympic Parade Auction and Program

We will Auction off the 1st through 5th spots in the Friday night parade. All proceeds go to the Special Olympics of WI.
8:00 pm-12:00 am


Back again this year is the outstanding band Brecken Miles & The Revival. They will entertain us outside, next to the Fireman's tent. FREE ADMISSION!
9:00 pm-10:30 pm

Lights of the Night Convoy Parade

The City of Waupun turns off all of the street lights on Main Street so the trucks can display their amazing array of lights! In the event of a rain out, the light show would be held on the grounds.
  • Saturday
  • August 10
7:00 am-11:00 am

Waupun Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

Join all your Waupun Truck N Show friends for breakfast put on by the Waupun Lions Club. (Located in the Rock River Intermediate School on the West side of Truck-N-Show Grounds (close to the Truck Registration area).
7:00 am-10:00 am

Truck Registration

Registration for parade and judging.
7:00 am-1:00 pm

Truck Registration - Parade Only

Truck registration for the parade only.
9:00 am-3:00 pm

KIDS Face Painting

Free Kids Face Painting! Sponsored by Homer's Towing.
11:00 am-2:30 pm

Truck Judging

Rags down and Good Luck to all!!!
11:00 am and following the Parade


John will discuss all you want to know about ELDs/AOBRDs, HOS (hours of service) and MORE! "You will leave with all your questions answered!"
12:00 pm-12:15 pm

VFW/American Legion Color Guard & National Anthem

12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Make-A-Wish Program & Parade Auction

We will hold an Auction for 1st through 5th placement order of trucks in the parade. All proceeds from this auction will go to Make-A-Wish of WI.
3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Ride of Pride Parade

Nations largest all truck parade, over 11 mile parade route!
5:00 pm pm -7:00 pm

Prizes (Trophies Awarded)

Over 100 trophies to be awarded after the parade. Interior classes sponsored by Rockwood Interior.
7:30 pm -12:00 am


Enjoy Free none stop Live Music Saturday night 7:30 pm - 12:00 am. They will be doing alternating sets with Royal South. Sponsored by Homer's Towing & Chrome Shop
7:30 pm-12:00 am


Royal South with alternate music sets with Brecken Miles & the Revival. The FREE non-stop music will be held in the Community Center starting at 7:30 pm. They are sponsored by: Truck Country and Permit Services.