Questions and Answers

When is Dozer Day?

Dozer Day dates for 2023 will be announced soon. Gates open at 11:00 am and close at 4:00 pm.

The event will open one hour early BOTH Saturday and Sunday exclusively for our valued sponsors and their guests before gates open to the public at 11:00 am. If this privilege interests you, please visit our sponsors page to get involved. 

Where is Dozer Day held?


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What is the ideal age for Dozer Day?

Dozer Day has something for ALL ages!

Kids under 12 years old (size permitting) get to hop into heavy, construction equipment and operate the machines guided by in-cab, experienced equipment operators.

In addition to big rigs, you’ll find awesome activities, fun contests, lots of sponsor giveaways and, much more!

How much do Dozer Day tickets and parking cost?

Pre-sale tickets for Dozer Day are $15 for all guests over 2 years old.

Ticket prices increase to $20 if purchased on the day of the event. 

Everyone 2 years old and older needs a ticket for entry. Tickets are valid for one entry only.

Parking prices TBA.

Do adults need tickets for entry?

Yes, everyone 2 years and older need a ticket for entry. All proceeds from the event benefit community and nonprofit organizations throughout the area.

Should I print my e-tickets?

You certainly can! Alternatively, you may show the email that contains the QR code. Either option is easy for our ticket scanners and will ensure that your check-in process is quick. If you purchased a large sum of tickets, printed tickets are probably the fastest option for gaining access to Dozer Day!

Who do I contact if I have issues purchasing or receiving tickets?

Please email our Dozer Day Support Team. As part of the Dozer Day Promise, we commit to responding in 24 hours or less. 

Can we get a grant for Dozer Day tickets?

Children’s not-for-profit organizations may be eligible for free or reduced-price tickets.

Please email requests on non-profit letterhead along with IRS tax exempt documentation to 

Are Dozer Day reservations refundable?

Tickets are NOT refundable or adjustable, but please be assured the donation benefits many great children’s charities.

Are food options available at Dozer Day?

Yes! We have a wide range of food and beverage vendors on-site during Dozer Day. 

Are animals allowed at the event?

Only service animals are admitted for entry.

Who are the main sponsors for Dozer Day?

Dozer Day is sponsored by many local businesses who are invested in our community. For information on becoming a sponsor or to see a detailed list of sponsors, please visit the sponsor page.

Can I volunteer to help at Dozer Day?

Yes, we would be grateful to have you join the Dozer Day Volunteer Team! Please visit our volunteer page for details.

Where did Dozer Day Start?

The first “Dozer Day” was held in Wisconsin hosted by Halquist Stone and benefited local schools. In 2008 the Nutter Foundation acquired the rights to Dozer Day and trademarked the event. We now share Dozer Day with partners throughout the United States. See our full list of Dozer Day Event Partners here!