Annual Truck Light Convoy and Food Drive information

The IEOA Truck Light Convoy and Food Drive is on Saturday December 7, 2019


Food Donations

In honor of the hard work the convoy participants have invested to create this festive event please consider supporting one of these local food banks with a donation. We are collecting food along the route or you can donate online anytime. Please add "Truck Convoy" in the dedication to your donation to refer to the event.
Please click on the charity of your choice, every $5 helps!




Food Donation Locations

We need your support in brightening up our communities with lights, food donations and cheering crowds as we roll past!

To view locations in PDF click here

All-Ways Towing
647B Dupplin Rd.

Totem Towing
3333 Tennyson Ave

P&R Truck Centre
Saanichton - 2005 Keating X Rd
Langford - 2095 Millstream Rd
Victoria - 400 Burnside Rd East

Maxxam Insurance Services
867 Goldstream Ave

Tim Hortons
845 Goldstream Ave
739 McCallum Rd
1820 Island Hwy
840-2945 Jacklin Rd
102-2890 Westshore Pkwy

Serious Coffee
Millstream Shopping Centre
101-2401G Millstream Rd

Sunbelt Rentals
Langford - 2994 Jacklin Rd
Victoria - 402 Garbally Rd
Sidney - 10115 McDonald Park Rd

Black Press Offices
Vic News - 818 Broughton St
Goldstream News - 205 - 774 Goldstream Rd
Oak Bay News - 207A-2187 Oak Bay Ave

Oak Bay Village - Realtor Challenge
Engal & Volkers - 2249 Oak Bay Ave
Pemberton Holmes - 2000 Oak Bay Ave
RE/MAX Camosun - 2239 Oak Bay Ave
Sotheby's International Realty - 2185 Theatre Ln

Capital Iron
Westshore - 975 Langford Pkwy
Victoria - 1900 Store St
Sidney - 9768 Fifth St

Food Donation Locations - Evening of December 7, 2019

Events to note along the IEOA convoy route

Victoria

Ogden Point 211 Dallas Rd at Dock St
Look for the Mustard Seed tent with volunteers who will be accepting money and food donations for the Mustard Seed.

Cook Street Village 325 Cook Street (In front of Mercedes Lane Too store)
Block party on Cook Street! Santa will be there for photos, bring a non perishable food donation and join the festival from 4-7 pm. The Mustard Seed is onsite for food and money donations.

Saanich

All-Ways Towing 647B Dupplin Rd
Pleased to accept donations at the office.

Oak Bay

Oak Bay Village Municipal Hall 2167 Oak Bay Avenue
A Public Works truck and The Mustard Seed will be set up in front of the Municipal Hall to receive food donations and issue receipts for cash donations. Enjoy music and treats in advance of the convoy.

Oak Bay Avenue
Volunteers will be collecting donations from the spectators along Oak Bay Avenue from Foul Bay Road to Monterey Avenue.

View Royal

Helmcken Road at Watkiss Way
The View Royal Fire Department will be collecting food across the crosswalk from the Helmcken Market, look for their fire truck and volunteers at the intersection.

Westshore

Juan de Fuca Recreation Centre 1767 Island Highway
Colwood Fire Department will be collecting food donations. Look for the tent that will be set up by the Colwood Fire Dept. pickup truck. Hot chocolate and cookies will be available.

Sands Funeral Chapel 317 Goldstream Avenue
Look for the Emery Electric van parked at the Sands Funeral Chapel on Goldstream Ave. They will be collecting food and money donations and Sand's staff will have hot chocolate ready.

Veterans Memorial Park Aldwynd Road
The annual Langford Light up Celebration starts at 6 pm. Bring your food bank donation and enjoy entertainment, crafts, vendors, and snacks. Santa arrives for a visit at 6:30 pm with the light up at 7:30 pm and then the convoy passes by around 8 pm.

Tim Hortons Coffee
1820 Island Highway Collection box inside Open 24 hours
#840 – 2945 Jacklin Road Collection box inside Open 24 hours
#102 - 2890 Westshore Pkwy Collection box inside Open until 10 pm
845 Goldstream Avenue Collection box inside Open 24 hours
739 McCallum Road Collection box inside Open 24 hours

Serious Coffee 101-2401G Millstream Rd
Look for the collection box inside, Open until 9:30 pm

Western Speedway and All Fun Recreation 2207 Millstream Road
Admission to Western Speedway is by cash or non-perishable food donation. Look for the PacRim food collection truck parked at the admission gate and enjoy the trucks decorated in lights from the grandstands as the convoy arrives and parks.

After the trucks park the public is invited onto the race track where there is a food collection van parked beside the concession. Hot chocolate and hot dogs are offered by donation courtesy of Sysco, Thrifty Foods, and the Central Saanich Lions Club.


Event Staging

Route information

Road King GPS

Track the convoy progress courtesy of RoadKing GPS! Click on the logo to see our first and last truck on the route and get an idea of when we will be in your neighborhood
(Current link will become available closer to the convoy)


Downtown Map (click for bigger image)


Route Map (click for bigger image)



Live Feeds - Watch From Home

If you are watching the convoy from home on the evening of December 7 you can watch the convoy roll by sponsored by CHEK news and Victoria Buzz. Click on the links for their broadcasts.