The Trucker Festival takes place in the town of Mechongue province of Buenos Aires and of General Alvarado, during the month of February. It is in conjunction with the Farmer’s Festival, so the two events occur together. It is organized by the Sports and Social Club Mechongue. The Party Hat has 42 edits, and Farmers Party concretized with 19 events.
The schedule of activities includes a popular rock outdoors with free admission, in which chickens are delicious cooked, roasted, pies and other typical dishes, complemented by service canteen. During the rock artists perform folk and popular dance is performed. The rock continues on the second day, and include performances by local artists.
A gala ball also takes place with the participation of folk ballets. There the Election of the Queen of the Feast of Hats and Queen of the Feast of Farmer is performed. During the last day of celebration the protagonist is the parade of trucks, agricultural machinery, herds and traditionalist centers. When the parade ends takes place a popular lunch on the premises of Social and Sports Club.
Lunch includes pies, sausages, roast, Creole dishes well with dessert and drinks. In addition, there are also local artists and folk numbers, both dance and dance and free admission are presented. The closing of the festivities is in charge of a special guest, usually an artist of national stature.