Gulf Coast Big Rig Truck Show 2023 is coming to Biloxi, Mississippi, on July 21 and 22. Get revved up for this two-day event that promises to display the best trucking. This unique experience provides networking and learning opportunities for exhibitors and attendees. Companies have opportunities to showcase products to industry insiders. The best part is that the event helps support the Wounded Warrior Project. If you're ready to truck on over to GCBRTS 2023, here's what you'll need to know about the schedule of events.
GCBRTS 2023 Schedule
The Gulf Coast Big Rig Truck Show 2023 takes place at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center from June 21 through July 22. The exhibit hall opens from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday. On Saturday, hall hours are from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. A highlight of the event is the Chrome on The Coast Competition which will award winners in the categories of Wash & Show Specialty Trucks, Limited Mileage, Working Under 500,000 Miles, Working Over 500,000 Miles, and more.
The grand finale of this two-day event is the Convoy on Beach Road, taking place at closing on Saturday evening. This escorted convoy and light show will depart from Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center parking lot #4 before traveling west to Jones Park. From there, it will loop back to the convention center. Participants will have time to prepare their vehicles with lights and decorations in support of the Wounded Warrior Project before the convoy's departure. There will also be an opportunity to picnic on the beach to enjoy the convoy.
While the Gulf Coast Big Rig Truck Show is one of the most important events for bringing the trucking community together, it's also an incredible networking opportunity for companies and vendors. The list of exhibitors for GCBRTS 2023 includes dealers, consulting companies, brokers, body shops, transport companies, Mississippi DOT agencies, tire sellers, gas and oil sellers, truck stops, energy-efficiency vendors, and much more!
Get Your Tickets
Take advantage of the truckloads of fun coming to Biloxi this July! General admission for GCBRTS 2023 is $15. Admission is free with an Active Military ID. All kids age 12 years and under enter free with an adult ticket.
The Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center is located at 2350 Beach Boulevard in Biloxi, MS. Known as the home of the Mississippi Sea Wolves, this multi-purpose arena offers a 15,000-seat capacity for festivals and events. It has hosted countless concerts, professional sporting conferences, and live events since opening its doors in 1977.
Planning Your Visit to GCBRTS 2023
This two-day event leaves plenty of room on either end to explore the beauty and excitement of the Gulfport–Biloxi metropolitan area. While many people choose to spend time at the great beaches, there's plenty of nature and history to explore. How does something like a gator ranch tour sound? You can find wild adventures to help make your trip unforgettable in this list of unusual things to do near Gulfport, MS.