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November 10, 2023


Date: Nov 13, 2022
Time: 6:00am
Location: Hollywood Casino
777 Hollywood Blvd.
Joliet, IL 60436

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The goal of this event is as follows:

1.To bring a much needed toy to a very deserving boy or girl.
2. To further enhance the image of the towing industry.
3. To Break the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest tow truck parade.


2013 Parade Results (November 10, 2013)

Toys Collected

Trucks 224 (Did not break our Guinness Book Of World Records of 324 Trucks)

We Collected 5,620 lbs. in toys.

Best Decorated Tow Truck - Many's Towing - River Grove, IL

Furthest Distance Traveled to Be In The Parade - Bob's Radiator Service - Atco, NJ (796 Miles)

Largest Fleet In Attendance - Ohare Towing - Downers Grove, IL (14 Trucks)

Most Toys Collected - Cal City Auto Parts - Calumet City, IL

Worldwide Equipment Sales Tow Truck Olympics
Men and Women Contestants had to run a agility course for the fastest time. Winners won a Gold, Silver or Bronze metal and 1st place received $250 2nd $150 and 3rd $100

  1. Unlock a door using a Big Easy
  2. Put a strap and ratchet around a wheel
  3. Put a set of wired tag lights on a car
  4. Sweep up and put debris into a bucket
  5. Cross finish line


  1. Gold - Kelly Jarmakowicz               Time: 1 Min 24.59 Sec
  2. Silver - Kara Anderson                   Time: 1 Min 30.66 Sec
  3. Bronze - Lisa Rothermel                 Time: 1 Min 35.72 Sec


  1. Gold - Eric Gonzales                       Time: 1 Min 11.47 Sec
  2. Silver - Manuel Page                       Time: 1 Min 12.75 Sec
  3. Bronze - Ramiro Sauado                Time: 1 Min 16.07 Sec

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