May 8, 2019

MCDOT Day and Truck Show Puts Kids in the Driver’s Seat

Montgomery County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) invites kids of all ages to the MCDOT Day and Truck Show. The event takes place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 11, at the Gaithersburg Depot located at 17000 Crabbs Branch Way.

This free event provides an opportunity to touch a truck and enjoy demonstrations of a wide range of vehicles, including a claw truck, gradall, bucket truck, dump truck and loader. Rounding out the on-site fleet will be a flusher truck, sidewalk snow removal equipment, skidloader, patch truck, leafing truck, plow truck, salt brine truck, backhoe, line painting truck and Ride On bus.

Additionally, visitors can play with remote controlled toy trucks, learn about MCDOT operations and collect giveaways.