Monster Jam trucks show coming to Resch Center

Grave Digger (Photo: PMI)
Grave Digger (Photo: PMI)
ASHWAUBENON - The Monster Jam monster truck show is coming to Northeast Wisconsin.

The show is set for April 5-6 at the Resch Center. The event is scheduled to feature four-time world champion Grave Digger, Iron Man, Team Hot Wheels Firestorm, Cleatus, Robo Machine and Just Get-R-Done.

Around 12 feet tall and about 12 feet wide, Monster Jam trucks are custom-designed machines that sit atop 66-inch-tall tires and weigh at least 10,000 pounds. Built for short, high-powered bursts of speed, Monster Jam trucks generate 1,500 to 2,000 horsepower and are capable of speeds of up to 100 miles per hour. Monster Jam trucks can fly up to125 to 130 feet (a distance greater than 14 cars side by side) and up to 35 feet in the air.

A Party in the Pits event, where people can see the trucks up close and meet the drivers, is set for 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. April 6.

Tickets are on sale at all Ticket Star locations, including the Resch Center box office, by phone at 1-800-895-0071 or online.