What's On at the Wessex Truck Show 2018
Returning to the Wessex truck show in 2018 is the live action recovery demonstration brought to us by PDRC.
The recovery demonstrations will take place in the main arena on both days of the show (times to be confirmed) :
Vehicle rollover recovery
and much much more
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! will be the fantastic KANGAROO KID with his partner PAUL HANNAM for high octane, thrilling stunt and jumping action. Two shows per day in the CHROME NORTHWEST ARENA will keep the crowds entertained young and old.
Manufacturers parades, see all the latest trucks from Volvo, Scania, DAF, Renault, Iveco, MAN and Mercedes all having main dealerships present at the show.
Vehicle parades including:
- Trucks through the years
- PRDC recovery vehicle demonstration
- Manufacturers display
- BTRA Truck race teams
- Grand finalist and prize giving parade (Sunday)
The Kangaroo Kid
We are delighted to welcome Matt Coulter the Kangaroo kid back to the Wessex Truck Show after a massively popular apperance with us in 2016.
This year marks Matts last full show season in the UK so we know he will be going out with a bang!!
World class stuntman from the Gold Coast Australia. His stunts are performed on Quad Bikes, over the years he has created many "Guinness Book of Records" records - amongst them jumping 14 4x4 jeeps and 4 moving 4x4 jeeps. He is an extremely experienced and a well rounded stuntman. Throughout his inspiring career, he has made endless TV & Magazine appearances, he will amaze and entertain any audience!
Red Dragon Monster Truck
Live music stage during the day, both Saturday and Sunday on the Follies music stage . Sponsored by Farm to Fork Catering.
For those who are camping we have a disco for the Friday & Saturday evening.
Trade stands are constantly booking in, we already have these traders booked into the show this year:
PIMPED TRUCK LTD
WHITE DIAMOND DETAIL PRODUCTS
CDC TRUCK ACCESSORIES
CHROME NORTHWEST LTD
VOLVO WEST & WALES TRUCK & BUS
GAVIN DIXON FINANCE SOLUTIONS
WITH MORE NEW TRADES BOOKING IN ALL THE TIME !!
Open from the Friday evening (for those camping) and all day Saturday and Sunday for all to enjoy!
Our massively popular Kids Zone marquee including:
Disney Characters & Transformers " Barricade" and " Bumblebee" , face painting, glitter tattoos, sand pit, soft play area, garden games etc.
As well as " Cars from the movies" including Lightning Mcqueen and many more !!
There will also be circus skills workshops on the Sunday to entertain children of all ages .
We are also delighted to announce that Kingstons Exotics will be joining us in the all new kids zone for 2017 with an array of snakes , lizards , frogs and bugs for children young and old to get up close and personal with!!
The kids zone also houses a baby feeding & changing area.
Displays of Model Trucks
Including Southwest Remote Control Trucks and a static display from the Mendip Models,so we've increased the marquee area to over 100 square feet!
Truck manufacturers that can be found at this years show include:
- Taunton DAF
- SMV Commercials (MAN)
- Scania GB
- Renault Trucks (Southwest)
- Volvo West & Wales Truck & Bus
- Hendy Iveco
- City West Mercedes