Saluki Touch-A-Truck

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two children in helmets with race car
man standing in front of boom truck
woman talks to man and child in front of blue tractor
police officers at a table in front of two squad cars
street sweeper

Saluki Touch-a-Truck is a free community-based event. Business and community organizations bring their BIG vehicles out for kids to have an interactive, hands-on experience. Honk the horn, climb into the cab, take fun pictures, and learn how machinery works.

The 2018 Touch-a-Truck event featured:

  • Fire engine
  • Police cruiser
  • Child ID and fingerprinting
  • Tractors
  • Skid steer
  • Bucket truck
  • Bus
  • Race car
  • Flight simulator
  • Recycling truck
  • Boom truck
  • Excavator
  • Street sweeper
  • Dump truck
Next year we hope to bring even more vehicles out for a great community day!

Questions? Please contact University Events & Protocol at or 618-453-7424.

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