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 11
8:00 am-8:00 pm

Truck & Light Show Registration

The first 300 registrants receive a 27th Anniversary Token! 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

FREE (Expanded) Kids Area.

Free Games and Inflatable Rides area for the Kids! This special fun area is sponsored by: Homer's Towing and Chrome Shop.
7:00 pm

Pioneer Driver Awards Program

7:00 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.
7:00 pm

Auction & Program

9:00 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.
9:00 pm-1:00 am

Road Trip

Back again this year is the outstanding band Road Trip. They will entertain us outside, next to the Fireman's tent. FREE ADMISSION! For more information on the band go to: www.roadtripband.com
  • Saturday
  • August 12
7:00 am-11:00 am

Waupun Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

Join all your Waupun Truck N Show friends for breakfast at the Rock River Intermediate School (Located on Spring Street on the Truck n Show Grounds).
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

Exhibitor Displays

Stop by and welcome all the Exhibitors from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Every year they all help make the Waupun Show a Success!
10:00 am-2:00 pm

Free Live Music - Gary Cross

Sponsored by the National Bank of Waupun.
11:00 am-2:30 pm

Truck Judging

Rags down and Good Luck to all!!!
12:00 pm

VFW/American Legion Color Guard & National Anthem

12:00 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.
12:00 pm-2:00 pm

Motorcycle Parade Ride Registration

All proceeds go to Make-A-Wish Foundation of Wisconsin. Motorcycle Parade starts at 2:45pm
3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Ride of Pride Parade

Nations largest all truck parade pre-ceded by the Make a Wish Motorcycles. We are planning a Grand Finale "Jake Brake" Event at the End of Parade! Stay Tuned! Ask for details at Registration!
5:30 pm -7:00 pm

Prizes (Trophies Awarded)

Over 300 trophies to be awarded after the parade. Interior classes sponsored by Rockwood Interior.
8:00 pm-1:00 pm

Cherry Pie

Enjoy Free Live Music Saturday night 8:00 pm - 1:00 am Sponsored by Homer's Towing & Chrome Shop