The Midwest Pride in your Ride truck and tractor show will be held today and tomorrow at Tri-State Raceway in Earlville. Semis and tractors will be on display with several events going on each day. In addition to a “semi tug of war” and swap meet, organizer Greg Preussner says one of the new events this year is a recognition of individuals who have been in the trucking industry for many years:
Gates open at 8 am each day, with today’s events including the Survivor Convoy at 5:30 pm and truck pull at 6 pm. Saturday’s events include the Semi Tug-A-War at 9:30 am, kids’ activities from 11 to 2, live auction at noon and truck drag racing at 3 pm. Over the past 7 years, Midwest Pride In Your Ride has raised over a half-million dollars for for the Dyersville Area Relay for Life/American Cancer Society.