Thursday @ GATS: Doors open at noon today

Jeremy Herbert prepares his 2005 Peterbilt 379 for Overdrive’s Pride & Polish. He sits atop the rusk C15 Cat.

Get ready for GATS.

The Great American Trucking Show — a.k.a. GATS — opens its doors Thursday (Aug. 27) at noon at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas.

Here are the basics:

Show Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

What’s It Cost: If you have not registered in advance, it’s $10 at the door.

Where To Park Your Truck: Driving your truck to GATS? There’s free parking and a lot more.

Get The App: Download the GATS App and make it easy to find your way around the show.

See the Trucks: GATS is the highpoint of the Overdrive Pride & Polish custom truck show, and the exhibit hall will be filled with the best of the best.

Upcoming Event

Join a Community of Truckers at GATS

From free concerts to highly educational sessions, GATS is where trucking gathers. August 23-25, in Dallas, Texas. Register today.


It’s where trucking comes home.

The Great American Trucking Show is bigger and better than ever before. Don’t miss out on the rigs, the swag, the tips and more.

Discover GATS! →

Get Healthy: A highlight of GATS this year is the Landstar Fit for the Road Health & Wellness Pavilion. Here’s whats happening today:

  • 12:30 – 12:55 p.m.:  Hygiene
  • 1:00 – 1:25 p.m.:  Cooking Demo, brought to you by RoadPro® Family of Brands
  • 1:30 – 1:55 p.m:  Ride Strong, Live Long
  • 2:00 – 2:25 p.m:  Landstar Jeopardy Game Show
  • 2:30 – 2:55 p.m: Cooking Demo, brought to you by RoadPro® Family of Brands
  • 3:00 – 3:25 p.m: The Dancing Trucker
  • 3:30 – 4:25 p.m: Food Preservation Round Table