The festival of trucks, drivers and life on the road. 22/23 July 2017 – Donington Park
On the weekend of July 22-23, tens of thousands of truck drivers, race fans and enthusiasts will descend on Donington Park for the inaugural Convoy in the Park extravaganza.
The event, which is being billed as the ‘The Festival of Trucks, Drivers and Life on the Road’, will combine all the very best elements of a European-style truck show, with the thrills and spills of truck racing.
Throw into the mix a truck show, full trade exhibition supported by major truck makers, some spectacular spectator events, and even the odd record attempt, you’ve got an unmissable event.’
The festival of everything truck & driver 22- 23rd July at Donington Park. An all out trucking extravaganza, with truck racing, live music, show truck processions, family festival fun, outdoor cinema, truck sprint, kids zone and vintage trucks.
Convoy in the park isn’t only about trucks, the live music line-up is set to include acts such as Knocksville, Millie Manders & The Shutup, John Lewis Trio, Mashville, The Black Feathers and tribute band Guns or Roses.
For the trucker enthusiast there will be some thrilling truck racing events throughout the weekend, 10 races in total! This is your chance to see some thrilling on track action from these massive racing machines, capable of reaching 100mph faster than a Porsche 911.
You can also take out your frustrations on caravans by watching a number of caravans being destroyed in a variety of ways! Some of the methods of destruction will include a wrecking ball and some sledgehammer wielding truckers.
There will also be a special kids zone with a play area, funfair and even an entertainer. This area is carefully set back from all other trucking activities to provide a safe spot for mini truckers to race and play, best of all kids go free!
There are many other attractions, find out more here: www.convoyinthepark.com/attractions/
SCANIA World Record Attempt
Scania are trying to break the word record for a single make of truck in one place, sign up to bring your truck along to this fantastic event, park in the excusive Scania village. There are some great gifts to give away and prize draws. It doesn’t matter if your truck is old or new, or if you’ve never been to an event before, every Scania counts! Find out more and enter your truck.