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TA-Petro Exhibiting Sponsor at the 2016 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) March 31 – April 2

TravelCenters of America LLC, (TravelCenters), operator of TA® and Petro Stopping Centers®branded travel centers, is doing it BIG in Louisville at MATS this year. From the Shower Trailer, to FREE Truck Parking and shuttle service, to hosting the “Be an Instant Winner” game in booth #19156, it’s well worth a visit. Here are some of the fun and exciting events TA and Petro will be hosting and sponsoring at MATS 2016.

FREE Truck Parking and Shuttle Service: The Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium Truck Parking lot has space for drivers to park trucks/RVs for FREE (no hook-ups). There will be FREE shuttles to and from the convention center, food vendors, showers, and portable restrooms. Free Truck Parking and shuttle service was made possible by TA and Petro Stopping Centers. Visit www.truckingshow.com/directions-parking for more information.

Shower Trailer: TA and Petro will be making a splash at MATS as sponsor of the shower trailer located in the FREE truck parking lot. Drivers can schedule a shower at the TA and Petro booth #19156 or at the shower tent in the lot. TA and Petro will provide one FREE souvenir towel with each shower appointment, while supplies last. Showers are FREE for UltraONE® Platinum members.

Be an Instant Winner: With just a swipe of their UltraONE® card, drivers can be instant winners and enter our grand prize drawings. Grand prizes include: daily winners taking home a total of $4,000 in TA Truck Service / Petro:Lube MasterCard Incentive Cards (1-$1,000, 2-$500, 4-$250, 10-$100) in addition to hundreds of other fun prizes.

FREE Samples to Savor: Attendees visiting TA and Petro Stopping Centers booth #19156 will be in for a treat with FREE tastes of our world-famous Johnson Corner’s Cinnamon Rolls and World Blends® coffee, the freshest roast on the road.

Captain Cool is Here: Visit the coolest cup on the road- live and in person! Take a photo with Captain Cool and learn all about our newest fountain beverage cup.

Citizen Driver Meet & Greet: On Friday from 4 -5 p.m., drivers will have the opportunity to visit with past and present Citizen Driver honorees during the Citizen Driver open house in our booth #19156.

Maintenance Matters: Drivers can stop by booth #19156 and visit with Homer Hogg as he shares the latest in “Maintenance Matters”.

Live Entertainment: Attendees can catch Tony Justice performing live on Friday at 2:30 p.m. in the Tech Talk Lounge in booth #19156.

Spin the Wheel: With the spin of the wheel, attendees win prizes and make donations. All proceeds benefit the St. Christopher Truckers Development and Relief Fund (SCF).

Visit our Tech Talk Lounge: New this year, drivers can visit the Tech Talk Lounge at booth #19156 to engage in tech-related presentations and demos, learn about new truck technology, recharge electronic devices or simply relax and re-connect with old and new friends.

Health Awareness Walk: TA and Petro Stopping Centers, a co-sponsor with Trucking Solutions Group, will provide a FREE water bottle and 500 UltraONE® points to all Health Awareness Walk participants. The walk will be held on Thursday, at 7 p.m. at truck parking in the Papa Johns Cardin al Stadium Truck Parking Stage (check-in at 6:30 p.m.).

About TravelCenters of America LLC

TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, conducts business in 43 states and Canada, principally under the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® travel center brands and the Minit Mart® convenience store brand. For more information on TravelCenters, TA, and Petro Stopping Centers, please visit www.ta-petro.com. For more information on Minit Mart, please visit www.minitmart.com.

About Trucking Solutions Group

The Trucking Solutions Group began in 2008 for members to share best practices in the trucking industry and assist each other with improving their businesses. The Driver Health Council, a committee within the Group, is dedicated to raising awareness of health issues in the industry. The Council began Health Awareness Walks in 2010, and holds them at various trucking industry conferences and events.

About SCF

The St. Christopher Truckers Development and Relief Fund (SCF) is a 501(c) (3), nonprofit organization that provides financial assistance to professional truck drivers who have medical problems and are in need of financial assistance. For more information, please visit www.truckersfund.org or call (865) 202-9428.




TravelCenters of AmericaTom Liutkus, 440-808-7364tliutkus@ta-petro.com