Kids of all ages can enjoy hands-on fun with the vehicles they see on the road every day at Touch A Truck Jackson, April 26 at the Mississippi State Fairgrounds. This new Junior League of Jackson community project and fund development business is a one-day outdoor event where kids can explore, climb and touch trucks, emergency response vehicles, construction equipment, heavy machinery and more. The event will also feature Daytona 500 winner Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s #88 Mountain Dew race car. Tickets are $5 for entry between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. or $10 for early VIP admission at 9 a.m. (limited availability). For more information visit www.TouchATruckJackson.com or call 601-948-2357. Checking out a wheel loader are (from left, top) Sachh Kirk, James and Katy Pacelli, Tosha Taylor; (bottom) Elan and Pia Kirk, Katy and Ann Trotter Agnew.