The World's Largest Truckstops

Scott County’s Newest Industrial Park to Celebrate Grand Opening on February 27, 2024

WALCOTT, IA – If you’ve driven north on Scott County Road Y40 near the Iowa 80 Truckstop in the past year, you’ve probably seen the red and tan building in various stages of construction. This building is poised to be Scott County’s newest industrial park, with 251,000 total square feet of warehousing space. For Iowa […]

THE WORLD’S LARGEST TRUCKSTOP CELEBRATES 60 YEARS OF SERVING THE PROFESSIONAL DRIVER

WALCOTT, IOWA — This year marks 60 consecutive years Iowa 80 has been serving the professional driver and traveler; that’s 21,915 days or 525,600 hours of always being open and providing a safe, welcoming place for those needing a break from the road. Bill Moon, entrepreneur and founder of the Iowa 80, loved to sit at […]

WALCOTT SCHOOL GETS A VISIT FROM HAWKEYE FOOTBALL PLAYERS

WALCOTT, IA – At the end of October, the 390 students and staff at the Walcott Elementary School got the chance to meet Hawkeye football players Nick Jackson (#10) and Kaleb Brown (#3), courtesy of the Iowa 80 Truckstop in Walcott, Iowa through the Swarm Partnership. Jackson and Brown visited with middle school athletes and […]

WALCOTT TRUCKERS JAMBOREE ATTRACTS OVER 46,000

Celebration dedicated to America’s Truckers was a hit. WALCOTT, IOWA —   The World’s Largest Truckstop celebrated America’s truckers last week with an estimated 46,654 drivers, their families, and local residents in attendance during the 44th  Walcott Truckers Jamboree.  Visitors came from almost 30 different states and two Canadian Provinces to display their trucks; drivers from Arizona, […]

A TRUCKLOAD OF FUN IS ABOUT TO BEGIN!

WALCOTT, IA – The fun is about to begin at the World’s Largest Truckstop, Iowa 80, in Walcott, Iowa. This week, we celebrate truckers and their contributions to the country at the 44th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree. Join us at the Iowa 80 Truckstop, I-80 Exit 284, July 13th-15th, 2023 for an antique truck display, live music, […]

THE IOWA 80 TRUCKSTOP CELEBRATES AMERICA’S TRUCKERS WITH 44TH ANNUAL WALCOTT TRUCKERS JAMBOREE

WALCOTT, IA – The countdown to the 44th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree starts now – with just a week until the best parking lot party of the year begins in Walcott, Iowa. The 2023 Walcott Truckers Jamboree proudly features an Antique Truck Display, over 175 exhibits, Trucker Olympics, two firework shows, a Super Truck Beauty Contest, Live […]

100 YEARS OF TRUCKING! BIRTHDAY PARTY SET FOR 1923 MACK AB

WALCOTT, IA – The Iowa 80 Trucking Museum will host a 100th Birthday Party for its 1923 Mack AB on Friday, July 14th at 2:30 pm. The event will coincide with this year’s Walcott Truckers Jamboree, July 13-15. The public is welcome to attend the celebration and enjoy a piece of cake to celebrate 100 years of trucking. […]

SHENANDOAH ADDS WALCOTT TRUCKERS JAMBOREE AS STOP ON 50+ CITY REVIVAL TOUR!

WALCOTT, IOWA — Iowa 80 Truckstop is pleased to announce that Shenandoah will be this year’s Friday night headliner for the 44th Anniversary Walcott Truckers Jamboree. Shenandoah is set to take the stage on July 14th at 7:00 pm. “We are thrilled to be able to bring Shenandoah to the Jamboree Concert Stage this year. This […]

40th Anniversary Walcott Truckers Jamboree Attendance Estimated at 45,000

Music, Food & Fun to Celebrate Trucking! The World’s Largest Truckstop celebrated America’s truckers last week with 45,000 drivers and their families as well as local residents during the 40th Anniversary Walcott Truckers Jamboree.  Visitors came from 19 different states and Canada to display their trucks; Arizona, Texas and New York being the farthest states. […]

40 Years of Celebrating America’s Truckers!

The 40th Anniversary Walcott Truckers Jamboree kicks off next week at The World’s Largest Truckstop. The 2019 Walcott Truckers Jamboree will feature a Super Truck Beauty Contest, Antique Truck Display; Iowa pork chop cookout; over 150 exhibits, Trucker Olympics; carnival games; two fireworks displays, a 100th birthday party for not one, but two trucks at […]

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