Rev up your engines and let's go! The Lake Placid Afterschool Childcare Committee presents their biggest fundraiser of the year - the 7th Annual TOUCH-A-TRUCK event will be held on Saturday, May 16 from 11am-2pm at the Lake Placid Horseshow Grounds. This rain or shine event features trucks of all sizes, music, food, facepainting and fun! Climb on board! Kids of all ages are invited to this unique, interactive, one-day event where they can climb on, explore and discover their favorite big trucks and vehicles. From firetrucks to dump trucks, school busses to helicopters, this yearly event attracts hundreds of families! New! Need a lift? For the first time Lake Placid will also be hosting a sanctioned Strongman Competition. This herculean event will showcase such challenges as truck pulls, tire throws and more. For more information on being a Strongman participant go to: unitedstatesstrongman.com/#!upcomingevents/c1yws. Fill the tank! Proceeds from this TOUCH-A-TRUCK & Strongman Lake Placid event directly benefit the Lake Placid After School Program. The LPASP is a non-profit after school program for students in grades kindergarten-5th who attend the Lake Placid Elementary School. The program is available to all students and runs daily from 3-5:30pm. Since its inception hundreds of children have benefitted from this educational, experiential program that allows learning and fun in a safe environment.