Published on : Saturday, January 11, 2014
Touch-a-Truck comes to the Overland Park Convention Center on Sunday, June 22, 2014. Admission for Touch-a-Truck is FREE with two (2) non-perishable food donations per person to support Harvesters – The Community Food Network. The community driven event allows kids of all ages to see their favorite trucks and cars up close. Each vehicle will have an interactive, entertaining, and educational game or activity.
“We are very happy to have the family-friendly event back at the Overland Park Convention Center,” said Global Spectrum’s Brett C. Mitchell, General Manager of the Overland Park Convention Center.
Overland Park Convention Center opened in November of 2002 on a 26-acre site in the heart of Overland Park, the largest suburban city in the Kansas City metropolitan area and the second largest city in Kansas. Adorned with over sixty original works of art and equipped with state-of-the-art communications systems, the 254,000 square foot complex features a 60,000 sq. ft. exhibit hall that connects to the 25,000 sq. ft. Edwin C. Eilert Ballroom and 15,000 sq. ft. of meeting room space. Natural light radiates throughout the unusually spacious (44,000 sq. ft.) pre-function and registration areas.
Global Spectrum (global-spectrum.com) manages more than 115 other public assembly facilities around the world. Nearly 23-million people attended more than 15,000 events in Global Spectrum venues last year.
Based in Philadelphia, PA, Global Spectrum is part of Comcast-Spectacor, one of the world’s largest sports and entertainment companies. Comcast-Spectacor also owns the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, Ovations Food Services, a food and beverage services provider, New Era Tickets, a full-service ticketing and marketing product for public assembly facilities, Paciolan, the leading provider of venue establishment ticketing, fundraising and marketing technology solutions, Front Row Marketing Services, a commercial rights sales company, and Flyers SkateZone, a series of community ice skating rinks.
Source:- Overland Park Convention Center