Laid Back on I-55 Truck Show This Weekend in Perryville

(Perryville) An interesting event will take place this weekend in Perryville.

The Laid Back on I-55 Truck Show takes place Friday and Saturday on the square in downtown Perryville.

City Administrator Brent Buerck says this is a pretty cool event.

This weekend’s Laid Back on I-55 Truck Show in Perryville is sponsored by the Downtown Revitalization Committee.

All social distancing recommendations will be in place for visitors.

Tractor-trailers will start arriving at around 1 o’clock Friday afternoon but the event officially gets underway Friday evening featuring the Big Rig Light Show at dusk.

The fun continues Saturday starting at 11 o’clock featuring a D.J. throughout the day with an awards ceremony that afternoon at 4 with a convoy of all the trucks going through town starting at 5 o’clock.