The Truck Convoy is a unique police-escorted convoy of tractor trailers through scenic Kent County, Delaware.
The event is a spirited celebration of the trucking industry and its support of the athletes of Special Olympics.
DATE, TIME AND LOCATION
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Registration: 7:30 am
Program: 9:30 am
Convoy Departs: 10:30 am
Delaware State Fairgrounds in Harrington
Truckers meet at the Fairgrounds and are escorted by law enforcement on a 29-mile route.
We encourage athletes, families and friends to gather and cheer on the trucks along the route.
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All trucks entering the convoy must be of 10-GVW or larger. Please note that hazardous materials are not permitted.
Per organizational policy, political or any other cause- or movement-related signage is not permitted at Special Olympics events.
The 2023 Truck Convoy was not held due to Tropical Storm Ophelia. This event would have been the 21st anniversary of the Truck Convoy in Delaware.
Nationally, the Truck Convoy was founded in Florida in 2001 by Norm Schneiderhan, with the Orange County Sheriff’s Dept. Schneiderhan was inspired by the powerful impact of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics.
Delaware Law Enforcement for Special Olympics, WBOC, Fox 21 Delmarva, WRDE, Delaware State Fairgrounds, City of Harrington, Delaware Department of Transportation, Delaware Electric Co-Op and Penske