(Waupun) The 30th annual Waupun Truck-N-Show kicks off today (Friday) and will run through Saturday. The event celebrates the trucking industry and will feature hundreds of truckers from across the country. There will be several kids activities planned including face painting and free games. There will be musical performances by Brecken Miles and The Revival from 8pm to midnight tonight, they will also be preforming Saturday night beginning at 7:30pm. The Lights of Night Convoy parade will begin at 9pm tonight with the Ride of Pride parade is scheduled to start at 3pm tomorrow. Admission and parking will be free. The return of the Truck-N-Show means added detours for motorists. From 8:45pm to 11pm tonight, and from 2:45pm to 4:45pm tomorrow, State Highway 49 will be closed from Gateway Drive to Fox Lake Road. The detour will have drivers travel from the east into the city on Highway 49, head south on Shaler Drive, west on East Lincoln Street, then North on Rens Way and lastly north on Fox Lake Road. Also, State Highway 26 will be closed from East Spring Street to East Jefferson Street but will be accessible to local traffic. Traffic will be rerouted north onto Frontage Road, east to State Highway 26 and then south on State Highway 151. For more information about the event visit www.waupuntrucknshow.com, a link will be on DailyDodge.com.
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