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10th Annual Meet the Trucks Event Slated for Saturday, June 6

May 19, 2015

Meet the Trucks

Lakewood’s got a big fleet of trucks, and on Saturday, June 6, they will all be on display at for the 10th-annual Meet the Trucks event at Lakewood Park.

Think garbage trucks, fire trucks, SWAT vehicles. The event will also feature food trucks.

Sponsored by the city of Lakewood and the Lakewood Early Childhood PTA, the event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 6.

Residents are encouraged to see, touch and explore Lakewood’s fleet of trucks and vehicles.

Other vehicles on display will include an aerial truck, a dump truck, refuse truck, ambulance, police car, police motorcycle, and buses.

The event — a success each year — is especially popular with children.

In addition to the trucks, the Lakewood Early Childhood PTA will offer crafts, a DJ, bounce houses, raffles, Jungle Bob and numerous exhibitions. Many community groups will also be in attendance offering children’s activities and sharing information about their organizations.

The 10th annual Meet the Trucks event once again promises to have something for everyone.

The best part? The event is free.

Those attending are encouraged to bring a nonperishable food donation to benefit the Lakewood Community Services Center.

The co-sponsors of the annual event include: the Senney Family; Lakewood Catholic Academy; Cox Communications; Greg DeVor DDS; Allure Painting; LakewoodAlive; the Lakewood City Schools Recreation Department; Slife Heating and Cooling; Thomas Wagner LLC; Vanguard Properties; John M. McCarty Co.; Impact Church; Dance Lakewood; Lakewood Teachers Association; Laskey Costello.

For more on the annual event, check out the Meet the Trucks event Facebook page.