PKY Truck Championship
Named in honor of the Mid-America Trucking Show founder, Paul K. Young, who started the first show back in 1972, this event has become one of the star attractions at MATS each year. Over the past 27 years the PKY Championship has grown to become an extremely popular part of the Mid-America Trucking Show, with the largest grouping of elite, custom show trucks in North America, all vying to be the best
Every year Attendees are treated to a complimentary concert on the Friday night of MATS. Tickets are typically distributed by the sponsoring Exhibitor and are made available on Thursday and Friday morning from the Exhibitor's booth.
Directions & Parking
The Mid-America Trucking Show is held at the Kentucky Exposition Center (KEC), which is conveniently located at the junction of Interstate 65 and Interstate 264, making it easily accessible for drivers coming from any direction. For visitors flying in, we are located across from the Louisville International Airport (3 minute cab ride) and a short seven minutes from downtown.