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Iowa 80 Truckstop Continues Funding SMART Boards for Walcott School

09/05/2013

ShareWALCOTT, IOWA — Iowa 80 Truckstop, The World’s Largest Truckstop, has awarded Walcott School a $3,250 grant to fund the installation of more SMART Boards in classrooms.  The grant was available as part of BP’s Fueling Communities Program.  As a... Read More »

Iowa 80 Truckstop & CAT Scale Award Grants

07/30/2013

ShareIowa 80 Truckstop and CAT Scale Company have awarded its second round of grants to local organizations from the Iowa 80 / CAT Scale Go Iowa Fund Grant Program that was established last year. Iowa 80 Truckstop and CAT Scale Company established the fund through... Read More »

Thousands Attend Walcott Truckers Jamboree Concerts, Pork Chops and Lots of Trucks

07/17/2013

ShareThe World’s Largest Truckstop celebrated America’s truckers last week in a big way with The 34th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree.  Held July 11-13, the event hosted nearly 40,000 drivers and their families as well as local residents.  Visitors came... Read More »

Walcott Truckers Jamboree Starts Today!

07/12/2013

ShareThe World’s Largest Truckstop celebrated America’s truckers last week in a big way with The 34th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree.  Held July 11-13, the event hosted nearly 40,000 drivers and their families as well as local residents.  Visitors came... Read More »

Blackberry Smoke to Perform July 12 at Walcott Truckers Jamboree

07/12/2013

ShareBlackberry Smoke will be performing July 12 at 7:00 PM at the 34th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree.  The concert is being sponsored by Mobil Delvac™ and is free admission. “The team behind Mobil Delvac is thrilled to be able to bring Blackberry Smoke... Read More »

Blackberry Smoke to Perform July 12, 2013 at Walcott Truckers Jamboree.

07/12/2013

ShareBlackberry Smoke will be performing at 7:00 PM on July 12, 2013 at the 34th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree.  Read More →

Walcott Truckers Jamboree Kicks Off Next Week

07/08/2013

ShareIowa 80 Truckstop’s 34th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree will kick off on July 11th for three full days of everything trucking. The event will feature nearly 175 exhibits; a Super Truck Beauty Contest, Antique Truck Display; Iowa pork chop cookout; Trucker... Read More »

Walcott Truckers Jamboree Kicks Off This Week

07/08/2013

ShareIowa 80 Truckstop’s 34th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree will kick off on July 11th for three full days of everything trucking. The event will feature nearly 175 exhibits; a Super Truck Beauty Contest, Antique Truck Display; Iowa pork chop cookout; Trucker... Read More »

World’s Largest Truckstop to Host Fuel Stop for Famous Antique Car Rally on Sunday

06/17/2013

ShareIowa 80 Truckstop has been selected as a fuel stop for the Hemming’s Motor News Great Race, a cross country road rally of antique cars.  Nearly 100 racers will be fueling at Iowa 80 Truckstop on Sunday, June 23rd between 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM.  The community... Read More »

World’s Largest Truckstop to Host Fuel Stop for Famous Antique Car Rally on Sunday

06/17/2013

ShareIowa 80 Truckstop has been selected as a fuel stop for the Hemming’s Motor News Great Race, a cross country road rally of antique cars.  Read More →

World’s Largest Truckstop to Host Fuel Stop for Famous Antique Car Rally

06/17/2013

ShareIowa 80 Truckstop has been selected as a fuel stop for the Hemming’s Motor News Great Race, a cross country road rally of antique cars.  Read More →

Miss USA Stops in at World’s Largest Truckstop

05/29/2013

ShareVisitors to Iowa 80 Truckstop this morning were greeted by Miss USA Nana Meriwether.  Ms. Meriwether is in the Quad Cities to promote health and wellness and stopped to tour the World’s Largest Truckstop. “Ms. Meriwether was so gracious and stopped to... Read More »

Iowa 80 Truckstop Nominated as 8th Wonder of the World

05/29/2013

ShareIowa 80 Truckstop has been nominated by the Quad Cities Convention and Visitor’s Bureau as the 8th Wonder of the World in Virtual Tourist’s current online contest.  Voting is open until September 30th.  Entries have been received from all over the world. ... Read More »

Lindsay Lawler to Perform at Walcott Truckers Jamboree on July 11th.

05/24/2013

ShareIowa 80 Truckstop is pleased to announce Lindsay Lawler will be performing at the 34th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree on July 11th at 7 p.m. The concert is being sponsored by CAT Scale™. “Lindsay is no stranger to trucking. She is the spokesperson for... Read More »

Blackberry Smoke to Perform at Walcott Truckers Jamboree on July 12th.

04/19/2013

ShareWALCOTT, IOWA —   Iowa 80 Truckstop is pleased to announce Blackberry Smoke will be performing at the 34th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree on July 12th at 7 p.m.  The concert is being sponsored by Mobil Delvac™. “The team behind Mobil Delvac... Read More »

Travel Channel’s Truck Stop Paradise Featuring Iowa 80 Kitchen to Air March 27th

03/14/2013

ShareWALCOTT, IOWA — Iowa 80 Kitchen, the full-service restaurant inside the World’s Largest Truckstop, will be featured on the Travel Channel’s show Food Paradise, being renamed Truck Stop Paradise for this episode.  The episode will feature great food... Read More »

Travel Channel’s Truck Stop Paradise Featuring Iowa 80 Kitchen to Air March 27, 2013

03/14/2013

ShareWALCOTT, IOWA — Iowa 80 Kitchen, the full-service restaurant inside the World’s Largest Truckstop, will be featured on the Travel Channel’s show Food Paradise, being renamed Truck Stop Paradise for this episode.  Read More →

Iowa 80 Truckstop & CAT Scale Award Grants

01/21/2013

ShareIowa 80 Truckstop and CAT Scale Company have awarded its first round of grants to local organizations from the recently established Iowa 80 / CAT Scale Go Iowa Fund Grant Program. Iowa 80 Truckstop and CAT Scale Company established the fund through the Community... Read More »

Walcott Truckers Jamboree Extended to 3 Days

01/11/2013

ShareWALCOTT, IA —  The 2013 Walcott Truckers Jamboree will have a third day added this year and will be held Thursday through Saturday; July 11th-13th at the Iowa 80 Truckstop, Walcott, Iowa. “We’ve had a lot of requests from drivers to continue the... Read More »

Iowa 80 Truckstop to Add More Truck Parking

09/17/2012

ShareWALCOTT, IOWA – Iowa 80 Truckstop is in the process of adding 110 more truck parking spaces.  The expanded truck parking lot will be north of the truckstop near the Iowa 80 Trucking Museum and Iowa 80 Group / CAT Scale Headquarters Office. Dirt work has... Read More »

Iowa 80 Kitchen to be Featured on Food Paradise

09/12/2012

ShareWALCOTT, IOWA — Iowa 80 Kitchen, the full-service restaurant inside the World’s Largest Truckstop, will be featured on the Travel Channel’s show Food Paradise.  The episode will feature great food at truckstops.  Filming took place on August 20,... Read More »

BP Team USA Experience® to be Feature at Walcott Truckers Jamboree

06/25/2012

ShareWALCOTT, IOWA —   As the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games approach, BP Products North America Inc. has partnered with Iowa 80 Truckstop to give attendees of this year’s Walcott Truckers Jamboree the opportunity to step into the shoes of Team... Read More »

Walcott Truckers Jamboree Adds Second Concert James Wesley to Perform on July 13th

05/30/2012

ShareWALCOTT, IOWA —   Iowa 80 Truckstop is excited to announce that a second free concert will be added to the Walcott Truckers Jamboree event schedule.  James Wesley will be performing at the 33rd Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree on July 13th at 7 p.m. ... Read More »

Iowa 80 Truckstop Helps Fund Trucker Buddy Program

09/06/2011

ShareWALCOTT, IOWA — Iowa 80 Truckstop, The World’s Largest Truckstop, has awarded Trucker Buddy a $3,250 grant to apply toward its programs. The grant was available as part of BP’s Fueling Communities Program. As a BP Fuel Retailer, Iowa 80 Truckstop... Read More »

JD Motorsports gets last minute sponsor of Iowa 80 Truck Stop for Iowa Speedway race

08/06/2011

ShareNEWTON, Iowa (August 6, 2011) – When the No. 01 Chevrolet of JD Motorsports rolled into Iowa Speedway for the NASCAR Nationwide Series race this weekend, they had a blank hood on the car. With some time to kill on Friday morning, driver Mike Wallace and... Read More »