This celebration will showcase interactive displays, demonstrations and simulations using highly-specialized fire equipment and technologies. High angle and aquatic rescues, and a vehicle extrication are but a few of the highlights that will help Calgarians gain insight into the work that Calgary firefighters do.
The parade of CFD personnel starts promptly at 10 a.m. with opening ceremony speeches to follow. Activities will commence after the official opening.
Enjoy live demonstrations and displays including:
- High angle rescue - 11 a.m. & 1 p.m.
- Vehicle extrication - noon & 2 p.m.
- Hazardous materials response - noon & 2 p.m.
- Aquatic rescue, fire apparatus, aerial platform, heavy rescue/rescue dog - all-day displays and demonstrations
- Firefighter dress up centre for the children – bring your camera
- Sparky the Mascot
- Rides in a mini fire truck
- Miss Molly Entertainment
- Fun and games for the whole family including an opportunity to win great prizes
For more information visit Calgary.ca/Fire
Other related Calgary City News Blog posts:
- Calgary Fire Department unveils 125th anniversary book
- Calgary Fire Department: 125 Years Strong
- Calgary Fire Department kicks off 125th anniversary at International Airport
- Calgary Fire Department boasts new training facility, water reclamation project
- Firefighters Museum of Calgary opens new Interpretive Centre
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