WALCOTT, IOWA — Iowa 80 Truckstop has released the slate of performers who will take the stage to entertain attendees at this year’s Walcott Truckers Jamboree.
“We are very excited about this year’s line-up,” said Heather DeBaillie, marketing manager.
On July 13 attendees can attend a performance by rising star Mary Sarah from the 2016 season of TV’s show, “The Voice” (Team Blake Shelton).
“We are thrilled to be able to have Mary Sarah perform this year. She has such an amazing voice and a great range of songs from old favorites to her own new material. Mary Sarah has performed and recorded songs with Dolly Parton, Vince Gill, Merle Haggard, The Oak Ridge Boys and more. Local Favorite Dani Lynn Howe and Band will open for Mary Sarah. It is going to be a fun-filled night for sure,” DeBaillie said.
Friday, July 14 will feature trucker turned singer, Tony Justice.
“He is the real deal and his music and high energy show will be one you won’t forget,” DeBaillie said.
Tony will be opening for Collin Raye, best known for his hits “Little Rock,” “One Boy-One Girl,” “That’s My Story,” “My Kind of Girl” and “Love, Me” to name a few.
The 2017 Walcott Truckers Jamboree will also feature the annual Super Truck Beauty Contest, antique truck display, Iowa pork chop cookout, over 175 exhibits, Trucker Olympics, carnival games, two fireworks displays and a 100th birthday party for Iowa 80 Trucking Museum’s 1917 Velie (built in Moline, Illinois).
Admission and parking are free. Shuttles will be provided from the parking area to the event grounds.
The 38th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree will be held July 13-15 at Iowa 80 Truckstop, I-80 Exit 284, Walcott, Iowa. More bands are still being added to the concert line up. The most up to date information can be found at www.truckersjamboree.com.