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DC’s Annual Truck Touch to be Held Sat., June 15 at RFK, Lot 8

Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Free family festival features city vehicles and activities for children of all ages

DC’s Annual Truck Touch to be Held Sat., June 15 at RFK, Lot 8

Free family festival features city vehicles and activities for children of all ages

 

(Washington, DC) – The District of Columbia Citywide “Truck Touch” will be held Saturday, June 15, 2019, from 8 am to 1 pm at RFK Stadium, Lot 8. The event will feature a variety of free activities for kids and adults. A host of DC government agencies will present and demonstrate nearly 30 vehicles used to clean and repair streets, change traffic lights, collect refuse, clear snow, provide emergency services, administer mobile health care, and more.

 

Coordinated annually by the DC Department of Public Works, kids are encouraged to climb into trucks and adults invited to test drive various equipment. The DC Department of Parks and Recreation will also provide a bevy of activities for kids and adults including, tennis, basketball and fitness activities. Free boxed lunches will be provided to kids up to age 18 as part of the DC Free Summer Meals Program.

 

Information is also available at dctrucktouch2019.eventbrite.com.

 

WHAT: 12th Annual Citywide Truck Touch Event

 

WHEN: Saturday, June 15, 2019, from 8:00 am-1:00 pm

 

WHERE: RFK Stadium, Lot 8 (2400 East Capitol Street, SE – vehicles can enter off of Independence Avenue, SE

 

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