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Carlisle Truck Nationals

CARLISLE PA FAIRGROUNDS • Be a part of one of the largest and most action-packed truck events in the world! See or Show your lifted, lowered, classic, antique, modern, two- or four-wheel drive, jeep, big rig or mini truck.

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August 4 - 6, 2023

Gate-n-Go Deadline

June 20, 2023
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Event Hours

Fri- Sat: 7AM- Dusk
Sunday: 7AM- 1PM

Admission

Daily Fri- Sat: *$15
Sunday: $7 at Gate (Free with Event Ticket)
Spectator Event Pass: *$25
Kids 12 & Under FREE
*Online tickets discounted.

Location

Carlisle Fairgrounds
1000 Bryn Mawr Rd
Carlisle, PA, 17013

Be a part of one of the largest and most action-packed truck events in the world! See or Show your lifted, lowered, classic, antique, modern, two- or four-wheel drive, jeep, big rig or mini truck.
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Save 10% on 2023 Truck Nationals Showfield Registration

Save 10% on 2023 Truck Nationals Showfield Registration

Save Time and Money: Details Below     

Pre-Register before the Gate-N-Go deadline of Tuesday, June 20 to save 10%!
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Get Your Vending Spaces for Truck Nationals

Get Your Vending Spaces for Truck Nationals

Vending Spaces Available

Put your parts in front of thousands of Truck enthusiasts and buyers!
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Sell or Buy Your Next Vehicle in the Truck Corral

Sell or Buy Your Next Vehicle in the Truck Corral

Trucks, Jeeps and SUVs for Any Budget

A wide variety of trucks, jeeps, SUVs in all varieties of make, model and condition are annually available for sale in the Truck Nationals Truck Corral.
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Judged Truck Show

Judged Truck Show

Classes for Light Trucks, Jeeps & SUV’s

We are pleased to welcome back our team from eJudged.com to cover the field and choose our winners.
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Big Rig Show and Shine

Big Rig Show and Shine

Awarding 15 Classes and 10 Special Recognition's

There is no better place to showcase your Rigs, Wreckers, Carriers, Dumps, Antiques and Heavy Trucks of all kinds than at the cross roads of transportation; Carlisle, PA.
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Featured Truck Display

Featured Truck Display

Apply Yours to Be Considered

Annually, the Carlisle Truck Nationals host the Featured Truck Display within Building T. It is open to all makes and models to apply.
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The Low Show Within Carlisle Truck Nationals

The Low Show Within Carlisle Truck Nationals

Lowering the Reputation

This "show within a show" welcomes lowered trucks all in one designated area inside Gate 3!
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Club & Fleet Contests at Truck Nationals

Club & Fleet Contests at Truck Nationals

Does Your Club Have What It Takes

Part of what makes Truck Nationals what it is, are the clubs that attend!
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The Carlisle Truck Nationals Automotive Flea Market Awaits You

The Carlisle Truck Nationals Automotive Flea Market Awaits You

Buy from a Great Mix of Vendors – You Never Know What You’ll Find

 

If you’re coming to the Carlisle Truck Nationals to look at the classic and collector cars on the Showfield, don’t forget, not far from those rides are an amazing mix of automotive flea market (a.k.a. swap meet) and midway vendors.  
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A&A Auto Stores Presents the Truck Nationals

A&A Auto Stores Presents the Truck Nationals

Your Hometown Automotive Store Sponsors Truck Nationals

Carlisle Events is proud to be partner with your Hometown Auto Stores, A&A Auto Stores to present the Carlisle Truck Nationals.
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Vanarama XI

Vanarama XI

Make Your Van Plans

Make plans for the Carlisle Truck Nationals as we welcome CustomVan.com as the sponsor and host of the 11th edition of VANARAMA at Carlisle!
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Featured Fire Trucks

Featured Fire Trucks

Courtesy of the Old Fire Farts of York County
 

Every year at Carlisle Truck Nationals, The Old Fire Farts of York County presents a unique display of Fire Truck History within Building T.
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American Truck Historical Society

American Truck Historical Society

Showing at Carlisle Truck Nationals

We are excited to welcome a regional showing of American Truck Historical Society members at the Carlisle Truck Nationals.
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Carlisle Events is Calling All Car Carriers

Carlisle Events is Calling All Car Carriers

Show Your Hauler within the Big Rig Show and Shine

If you’re hauling 4-wheelers to or through Carlisle, dealerships, car auctions or anywhere, considering showing your hauler at the Carlisle Truck Nationals Big Rig Show and Shine.
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Regional and National Carriers Showing and Recruiting

Regional and National Carriers Showing and Recruiting

Explore Career and Training Opportunities at Truck Nationals

Turn your passion for trucks into a career this weekend as the Carlisle Truck Nationals hosts Regional to Nationals carriers, transportation companies and training facilities that can put you in driver’s seat of a well paying career.
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Ten Vehicles Will Be Hand-Selected by Carlisle Events

Ten Vehicles Will Be Hand-Selected by Carlisle Events

Be Chosen as a Member of the Carlisle Elite on Friday

Carlisle Events' staff will be roaming the Truck Nationals Showfield on Friday of event weekend in search of their ten favorite vehicles to become the newest members of the Carlisle Elite. 
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Rolling Burnout Contest

Rolling Burnout Contest

Join Us for the Rolling Burnout Contest at the Track

On Saturday evening of Carlisle Truck Nationals, visit the track to get your fix for tire burning excitement during the Rolling Burnout Contest!
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Low Truck Limbo

Low Truck Limbo

Truck Nats Lowers The Bar

Join us Saturday as we lower the bar and lower our standards of measurement. 
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High Truck Competition

High Truck Competition

Tallest Truck Takes the Title

Lifted truck builders share and show the lifted life and their sky view seats at the Grandstand.
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Frame Dragging Contest

Frame Dragging Contest

Drop It and Drag It

If you like’em low and laid out, this is the spot to be on Saturday night!
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Big Rig Glow Show

Big Rig Glow Show

See the Unique Light Display on Saturday Night

When the sun goes down Saturday night, the Big Rig area lights up! The Big Rig Glow Show is a must see!
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Get Exhausted

Get Exhausted

A&A Auto Stores Offers Exhaust Installations from Top Brands

A&A Auto Stores, the Official Performance Parts Installer of Carlisle Events, will be offering performance exhaust installations from the top manufactures at their local store right by the Carlisle Fairgrounds. 
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Fun for the Kids at Truck Nationals

Fun for the Kids at Truck Nationals

Fun Goodies for the Kids at the Show

When you bring your kids to this year's Truck Nationals, they can pick up their very own goody bag within Guest Services! 
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Awards Presentation & Winners Circle – Take in the Glory

Awards Presentation & Winners Circle – Take in the Glory

Join Us Sunday Morning for Winner Recognition

Get all the glory on Sunday by sharing your winning vehicle in the Winner’s Circle and Awards Presentation.
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Buy Discounted Admission Tickets Online

Buy Discounted Admission Tickets Online

Purchase Admission Tickets, Event Passes and Season Passes Online

Tickets are cheaper online and that means the money you save can be used in the automotive flea market or can help you buy a car within the car corral.
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Military Discount for Spectator Tickets

Military Discount for Spectator Tickets

$5.00 Off Spectator Tickets at the Gate 

A $5 off discount will be applied for active, reserve or retired military members who purchase a single day spectator admission ticket in person at the Fairgrounds. 
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Scooter Rentals for Truck Nationals

Scooter Rentals for Truck Nationals

Service Provided by Scootaround
 

Scootaround allows you to reserve your scooter in advance online or by calling 1-888-441-7575.
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Download the Carlisle Events App

Download the Carlisle Events App

Your Owner’s Manual to All Things Carlisle during Event Weekend

Available for Free Download on iTunes and NOW Google Play
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Non-Denominational Worship Service

Non-Denominational Worship Service

Sunday Morning at 9AM

We welcome you to join us for the service led by the Salvation Army and our partners-in-faith. 
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Free Admission with Event Ticket during Rear View Mirror Sunday

Free Admission with Event Ticket during Rear View Mirror Sunday

Bring your Ticket Back on Sunday and Get In for FREE

Gates open at 7AM to start shopping for last minute deals from remaining vendors. 
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Unique Show "Extras" on Carlisle Overstock Ebay Store

Unique Show "Extras" on Carlisle Overstock Ebay Store

From Diecast to Banners and More

The Carlisle Overstock eBay Store is where we list any "extras" that were available at the events.
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Handy Tips for a Successful Trip through the Automotive Flea Market

Handy Tips for a Successful Trip through the Automotive Flea Market

FREE Taxi Service and Parts Hauling Help Get You from A to B at Carlisle

Never fear, because we’ve compiled a helpful list of ways that enhance your on-site experience at Carlisle! 

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Check out our Event Schedule here.

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Book online or call (800) 216-1876