2023 Touch a Truck Events near Indianapolis

Our 2023 Guide to Touch-a-Truck fun in the Indianapolis area!

The ever-so-popular Touch A Truck events are back in Indy and better than ever this year! How often can kids climb into a fire truck, a bulldozer or a dump truck just for fun? Towns throughout metro Indy have stepped up to host.

Keep in mind that due to noise (like honking horns!) these events can be overwhelming for young children or those with special sensory needs – use your best judgment if attending is right for you.

So for your truck or ‘everything with wheels’ enthusiast, here’s a guide to all the 2023 Touch A Truck events near Indianapolis. *

*We will continue to update this list as more Touch a Truck events come in for 2023. If you have a touch-a-truck event happening near Indianapolis that you’d like us to include in our list please email [email protected] the details. 


As with all events we publish, we recommend contacting the venue to confirm the final details.


Date: May 13, 2023
Time: 10 am-12 pm
Location: Pioneer Park, Mooresville, IN 46158
Price: Free

Touch a Truck provides a unique opportunity for children to explore vehicles of all types – public service, emergency utility, construction, transportation, delivery, and just plain cool – all in one place.

Craig Park

Date: May 13, 2023
Time: 9 am-12 pm
Location: Craig Park | 10 E Smith Valley Rd, Greenwood
Price: $2

Every kid’s favorite vehicle gathers together so your little ones can climb in and bring their toy trucks to life. Local departments and companies will pack the parking lot from 9 to noon.

Touch a truck in Greenwood

Garfield Park

Date: May 13, 2023
Time: 11 am-1 pm
Location: Burrello Family Center, 2345 Pagoda Dr, Indianapolis
Price: Free

The Burrello Family Center is hosting a “Touch-a-Truck (and other cool vehicles) Community Event” on Saturday, May 13, in the Burrello Family Center parking lot. The goal is to bring as many vehicles that members from the community of all ages can learn about and enjoy getting a closer look.


Date: May 16, 2023
Time: 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Nickel Plate District Amphitheater, 6 Municipal Drive, Fishers
Price: Free

Enjoy live demonstrations from the Fishers Department of Public Works, Fishers Fire Department, and the Fishers Police Department, including extractions, K-9 exercises, bike safety, road paving, and kids’ activities from Fishers Parks and food vendors.

Fishers Parks touch a truck

Hendricks County

Date: May 20, 2023
Time: 10 am-3 pm
Location: W.S. Gibbs Memorial Park | 4521 Gibbs Rd, Danville
Price: Free

Get up close and personal with machines big and small during this event! Featuring classic and new machines, hands-on activities, and a chance to learn about radio-controlled (RC) vehicles as a hobby! Enjoy snacks from local food trucks while you’re there.

Grand Park

Date: June 23, 2023
Time: 9 am-1 pm
Location: Grand Park | 19000 Grand Park Blvd, Westfield
Price: Free

Touch-A-Truck provides your little one a FREE opportunity to climb up into the driver’s seat, honk the horn, and experience all the exciting things transportation vehicles can do!

Brown County

Date: Saturday, June 24, 2022
Time: 10 am-1 pm
Quite Hours: 10-11 am
Location: Brown County Music Center, 200 Maple Leaf Blvd, Nashville
Price: Free

The Brown County Touch-A-Truck event is a free, hands-on event that provides kids with the opportunity to see, touch and explore their favorite big trucks, heavy equipment and emergency vehicles as well as interact with community support leaders including police officers, firemen, construction workers and more!

Brown County Touch a Truck

Faith East Community Center

Date: July 2, 2023
Time: 11am – 3pm
Location: Faith East Community Center; Lafayette, IN 47905
Price: All of the fun is free; lunch tickets are $5

Enjoy all the fun of a Community Picnic (giant inflatables, balloon animals, face painting, and more) AND the excitement of a Touch-A-Truck event all in one stop! Faith East Community Center is hosting their annual Community Picnic and are excited to have over a dozen (and counting!) vehicles joining us for the first ever Touch-A-Truck event at Faith. We hope to see you there!

As with all events we publish, we recommend contacting the venue to confirm the final details. Know of other Touch-A-Truck events we missed? EMAIL US and we will get it added to our list!

Upcoming Touch-a-Truck Events: 

202421may4:30 pm7:30 pmTouch-a-Truck4:30 pm - 7:30 pm(GMT-04:00) Nickel Plate District Amphitheater, 6 Municipal Drive, Fishers, 46038CategoryCommunity Event,Free,Hamilton County,Outdoors,Touch-A-TruckFilterFree

202421may4:30 pm7:30 pmFishers' Touch-a-Truck4:30 pm - 7:30 pm(GMT-04:00) Nickel Plate District Amphitheater, 6 Municipal Drive, Fishers, 46038CategoryFree,Touch-A-TruckFilterFree

202420junAll Day21Touch-a-Truck at Grand Park(All Day)(GMT-04:00) Grand Park Events Center, 19000 Grand Park Blvd, Westfield, IN 46074CategoryFree,Touch-A-TruckFilterFree


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