Truck Rodeo/Alumni Appreciation

Open to the Public

The 2016 Annual Truck Rodeo will be held  September 1, 9:30am-4​:00pm and September 2, 9:30am-11:30am at the DMACC Transportation Institute.

Watch current and former DMACC students compete in a truck-driving skills rodeo!*

Free barbeque!

Also, you can get tours and information on exciting careers as an over-the-road truck driver.

*Only current DMACC students and alumni can participate in the rodeo.



Transportation Institute
2081 NE 54th Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50313


Each year in the September timeframe the Transportation Institute conducts its Annual Truck Rodeo where students, alumni and staff can compete for awards on a driving course. In addition all can enjoy an appreciation barbeque during the lunch hours from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Please email Rachel at to register.​

All past, current students and their immediate families are invited!

2016 Schedule:

Thursday September 1, 2016

9:30am - 11:30am: try your driving skills at the rodeo obstacle course. Then stay and enjoy a free BBQ lunch beginning at 11:30 am, and visit several recruiters that hire truck drivers.

Lunch and the recruiters will be here Thursday from 11:30a - 2:00p.

The rodeo course will start back up again from 1:30p - 4:00p.

Friday September 2, 2016

The rodeo will be open from 9:30a - 11:30a.

2015 Truck Rodeo