Heeding Farmer Mark’s Plea, The Big Idaho Potato Truck is Heading Home

March 16, 2020 Idaho Potato Commission

The Big Idaho® Potato Truck tour has been temporarily suspended due to coronavirus concerns.

The Big Idaho Potato Truck Wraps Up its Eighth Spud-Tacular Tour Across America

December 20, 2019 Idaho Potato Commission

During its cross-country trek, the 4-ton spud participated in 54 scheduled events in 50 different cities and donated $ 12,500 to 25 local non-profits through its charitable program, A Big Helping.

One Spud and 72 Cubs: The Big Idaho Potato Truck Visits Bear World During its First Harvest Tour

October 24, 2019 Idaho Potato Commission

The Tater Team wrapped up its 2019 Harvest Tour throughout Southeast Idaho with a ‘beary’ special visit to Bear World in Rexburg, ID. The 4-ton spud was invited to drive through the park after hours and snap a few photos. It seems a few of the 72 curious free-roaming black bears were caught checking out what they hoped would be dinner.

Idaho Potato Commission Braces For a Wild Ride in Pursuit of the Elusive Big Idaho Potato Truck in its Newest Commercial

September 6, 2019 Idaho Potato Commission

This month, the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) heads full throttle into another year of exciting marketing activations promoting their heart healthy spuds.

The Big Idaho Potato Hotel Makes Headlines Around The Globe

August 14, 2019 Idaho Potato Commission

From ABC-TV’s popular morning show, Live with Kelly and Ryan to People magazine to USA Today, the Big Idaho® Potato Hotel made international news within hours of its launch on Earth Day.