The Galowich Family YMCA’s Touch-a-Truck event from 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 15.
The family-friendly event will feature over a dozen trucks, tractors and big-rigs. Children will be able to climb into and/or on the trucks, and to speak with the drivers.
Attendees will also learn about the vehicles and pedestrian safety.
The event will also feature music, giveaways and photo opportunities.
Vendors will include the Joliet Fire Department, Anderson’s Towing, Polley’s Garage and Ron Tirapelli Ford, among others.
Kids ages 8 to 13 years will also be able to participate in the Ford Escape Soccer Skills Challenge to improve their soccer skills.
The event is weather dependent, so residents should call ahead if inclement weather exists.