Overland Park Convention Center launches Draw-a-Truck

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Overland Park, KS – (April 11, 2014) – The excitement is building for Touch-a-Truck and the Overland Park Convention Center, managed by Global Spectrum is launching something new; "Draw-a-Truck." OPCC is calling on the community, families, and children of Overland Park to draw their favorite truck to share with Touch-a-Truck fans.
Here's how to participate: 1.Draw your favorite truck 2.Take a picture of the truck masterpiece! 3.Post to Social Media •Touch-a-Truck Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/optouchatruck •Twitter: (@OverlandParkCC) •Instagram: (@OverlandParkCC) When posting be sure to use the HASHTAGS; #TouchaTruckOP and #DrawaTruckOP! The OPCC will be creating the submissions into a Draw-a-Truck Art Wall to be shown at the event on June 22. The Convention Center will also be accepting mail or drop off submissions at 6000 College Blvd. Overland Park, KS 66211.
Overland Park Convention Center opened in November of 2002 on a 26-acre site in the heart of Overland Park, the largest suburban city in the Kansas City metropolitan area and the second largest city in Kansas. Adorned with over sixty original works of art and equipped with state-of-the-art communications systems, the 254,000 square foot complex features a 60,000 sq. ft. exhibit hall that connects to the 25,000 sq. ft. Edwin C. Eilert Ballroom and 15,000 sq. ft. of meeting room space. Natural light radiates throughout the unusually spacious (44,000 sq. ft.) pre-function and registration areas.
Global Spectrum (global-spectrum.com) manages more than 120 other public assembly facilities around the world. Nearly 23-million people attended more than 15,000 events in Global Spectrum venues last year. Based in Philadelphia, PA, Global Spectrum is part of Comcast-Spectacor, one of the world’s largest sports and entertainment companies. Comcast-Spectacor also owns the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, Ovations Food Services, a food and beverage services provider, New Era Tickets, a full-service ticketing and marketing product for public assembly facilities, Paciolan, the leading provider of venue establishment ticketing, fundraising and marketing technology solutions, Front Row Marketing Services, a commercial rights sales company, and Flyers SkateZone, a series of community ice skating rinks.

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