First annual Touch-a-Truck event comes to Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre

Kids of all ages are invited to steer over to the first annual Touch-a-Truck event at the Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre.

Kids of all ages are invited to steer over to the first annual Touch-a-Truck event at the Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre.

The new event is coming up on Sunday, Aug. 7, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.  Admission is free.

Touch-a-Truck will be a hands-on and educational event for kids to see their favourite trucks up close, including a police Hummer, fire engines, city collections truck, emergency response vehicles and more.

Each vehicle will include an interactive, entertaining and educational activity along with their truck on display.

“Global Spectrum is thrilled to host the first annual Touch-a-Truck event here in Abbotsford,” said Global Spectrum’s Jason Blumenfeld, general manager of the Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre. “This educational and interactive event is great for kids and kids at heart. We look forward to seeing the community come out not only to see these fantastic trucks, cars and machines but also learn a fun fact or two.”

Families are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items in support of the food bank. For more details visit the website www.abbotsfordcentre.ca or call (604) 743-5000 for more information.