Visit downtown Chatham on Saturday, September 17 for Canada’s largest show of antique fire trucks, ambulances and police cruisers.
Current featured and confirmed attractions include:
FireSound – a group of talented Toronto firefighters who have been featured across North America performing their high-energy catalog of over 50 recognizable and fire-themed songs.
Stan the Magical Fireman – Visit Stan has he promotes safety awareness to youth through magic and story telling. Stan also has a really neat fire truck to give kids a ride!
Junior FIRE Challenge – Kids 12 and under can get in bunker gear and compete in a series of obstacles and to make a rescue like a real firefighter!!
The Detroit Fire Department Clown Team – members of the DFD will entertain and “clown around” to the delight of people of all ages.
Leap’n Lena – Ridgetown’s own firefighting “clown car” jewel will be on display!
**More plans are coming together, so please visit firefest.ca or facebook.com/ckfirefest for more details, as they become confirmed.
FireFest concludes with one of North America’s most impressive parades of antique emergency vehicles at 4pm. Stay tuned as the parade route gets finalized (there may be changes due to construction).