Public parking will be available at the show for autos and small trucks on the north and south sides of Clairemont Ave. (Hwy 12). A foot bridge over the highway connects the two large parking areas. There is handicap parking available on the south side of the Health Education Building. Signs will clearly mark the area available for parking.
Off-Site Semi Parking
Off-site semi parking will be available at River States Truck & Trailer/Freightliner off I-94, Exit 59. Free soda or coffee for all truck drivers – just stop in at the River States front desk and get your coupon valid at the Burger King location next door.
We will have several smaller passenger vans, as well as “The Blue Bus” going between the show and America’s Best Value Inn, Clarion Hotel, The Plaza Hotel & Suites (note: The Plaza does have semi parking for guests of their hotel on the north side of their facility, on a first-come-first serve basis.)The shuttles will also stop at parking lots 4, 5 and 6, with limited pick-up in Lots 1 and 2. Lots A, B1, B2 and C will not have shuttle pick-up, but may be used for additional parking if needed. Thank you to Right Way Shuttle Service, Eau Claire Automotive Group and River States Truck & Trailer/Freightliner for providing shuttle service for our event.
The Light Show Truck Parade will take place Saturday night after dark. All trucks/drivers participating in the parade must attend the Safety Meeting held in front of the family tent at 6:30 pm (specifics at the NAST trailer).A Farewell Parade will take place Sunday afternoon at 2:00pm. The route and safety rules will be the same as the Light Parade listed above. Vehicles in the parade can either return to the grounds or go on their way.
|1. Start out going east on W Clairemont Ave / US-12 E||
|2. Turn slight right onto Patton St / CR-F / County Road F.
0.5 mi total
|3. Take the 1st right onto E Lexington Blvd / CR-F / County Road F.
0.6 mi total
|4. Turn right onto State St.
1.3 mi total
|5. Turn left onto Summit Ave.
1.4 mi total
|6. Summit Ave becomes Water St. continue west on Water St.||
2.5 mi total
|7. Water St becomes Menomonie St.||
3.1 mi total
|8. Turn left onto US-12 E / N Clairemont Ave.
4.5 mi total
|9. 617 W CLAIREMONT AVE is on the right.
|Total Travel Estimate: 4.53 miles|