Fallen Firefighter Memorial, Parade & Family FunFest TODAY Sat Oct 19th! FREE EVENT

9th Annual Fallen Firefighters Memorial and Family FunFest

  • Date: Oct. 19, 2013
  • Time: 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
  • Civic Centre Park 101 Queen Street N. @ Margaret Ave. (Centre In The Square) Kitchener, ON

This family focused event begins at 9:30 am with the popular Family FunFest, loaded with activities, including “Firefighter Combat Challenge”, demonstations of firefighters performing vehicle extrication with ‘jaws of life’, new & antique fire/emergency apparatus, TimBits, coffee, hot chocolate, and a selection of breakfast food (for donation) and children’s entertainment. 

At 12:30, the Ceremonial Memorial Parade kicks off, featuring new and antique fire trucks, Pipes & Drums bands (from variousfire departments), other emergency

services and organizations. A public memorial service will be held at 1pm, honouring all fallen firefighters/emergency workers, including 14 from the Kitchener Fire Department.

Parade maps and details are online at www.kitchenerfirefighters.ca.

Fire Prevention Month - Click for Full details


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s