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Who Is Coming To Touch-A-Truck?!

Large utility trucks and buses are lined up for kids to explore during a Touch-A-Truck event.

We want to help you get ready for our Touch-A-Truck >> event on Wednesday, May 10 in Centennial Park >> with a sneak peek of who is coming this year! Check out the list below.

OrganizationNumber of VehiclesType of Vehicle
Sunbelt Rentals >> 2Skid Steer, Mini Excavator
Champaign Police Department >>3Squad Car, Crime Scene Van, SWAT Truck
Urbana Champaign Sanitary District >>7Standard Pick-Up Truck, Jetter Truck, Combination Truck, Plow Truck, Tandem Dump Truck, Vacuum Truck, TV Truck
Unit 4 School DIstrict >> 1Yellow Bus
Feldkamp Towing >> 1Heavy Duty Tow Truck
AMT Ambulance >> 1Standard Ambulance
City of Champaign >> 1Jetter Truck
Champaign Fire Department >> 1Fire Engine
Chrysler >> 1Jeep Gladiator
i3 Broadband >> 1Utility Vehicle
Kona Ice of Champaign >>1Tropical Shaved Ice
Champaign Park DistrictTBDTBD

12 More Things to Do While In Centennial Park

Centennial Park filled with it's big trees, playground, swimming pools, recreation centers, and more.

Centennial Park is HUGE! There’s a lot of things you can do before or after you attend this year’s Touch-A-Truck event! Here’s a list of 12 things you could do while you’re in Centennial Park:

  1. Play in the Indoor Playground at Leonhard Recreation Center (LRC) >>
  2. Sign up for your Sholem Aquatic Center >> Season Pool Pass at LRC
  3. Explore the Lindsay New American Gardens >>
  4. Identify trees with our CPD Tree Map. More information on our Tree Programs page >>
  5. Mark off Centennial Park playground from your Bucket List. Visit our Find A Park page >> for more information. 
  6. Play tennis at the Lindsay Tennis Center >>
  7. Play Bocce (Southwest area of park, near Prairie Farm entrance)
  8. Have a Picnic
  9. Play Pickleball at the new Outdoor Pickleball Complex >>
  10. Enjoy Free Wifi near LRC and Sholem Aquatic Center
  11. Find the Bottles For A Century Time Capsule | Buried: November 9, 1977; Remove: November 9, 2077
  12. Visit the Champaign-Urbana Special Recreation Center >> to sign up for programs or inquire more about their services for individuals with disabilities in our community. 
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