Mid Eastern Cruise In
The Cruise In is an annual event held by Mid Eastern designed to bring together the trucking community while also raising funds and awareness for Special Olympics athletes. The event features different things each year, but you can always expect lots of raffles, prizes, special offers on parts, decked-out rigs, live music, free food, fun and games, and great community.
SC World's Largest Truck Convoy for Special Olympics
West Columbia, SC
Truckers! Have you signed up for the World’s Largest Truck Convoy? It’s a great opportunity to support a great cause — and show off your decked-out rig! The main event is a 45-mile convoy around the SC Midlands, but it also includes music, Dunk-A-Cop dunking booth, games, bounce house for kids, antique truck show, silent auctions, raffles, and the awards ceremony. Come join us in supporting this great cause.
Capt. Tom Garrity Firefighter BBQ Challenge
Mid Eastern proudly promotes the Captain Tom Garrity Firefighter BBQ Challenge, an annual, SBN-sanctioned BBQ cook-off that supports local American Red Cross. For a small entrance fee, try BBQ prepared by local firefighter stations and vote for your favorite. In addition to all the BBQ you can eat, this event features an antique firetruck show, door prizes, and a program to introduce kids to firefighter equipment and techniques!
Who We Help
Below are some of the organizations closest to our hearts.
These humble organizations undertake massive burdens to alleviate suffering to those in our community:
Duke Cancer Institute is committed to helping those who battle cancer;
American Red Cross assists those who have lost everything in natural disasters and house fires;
Special Olympics of South Carolina comes together to lift up those with intellectual disabilities;
and Epworth Children’s Home cares for young South Carolinians with fractured home lives.
We hope you will join us in our ongoing support of these hardworking and generous organizations.