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Submit fire musters, parades, firematic flea markets etc. to Anita Ford.
A minimum of at least 4 weeks notice is required to allow time for posting.
It is strongly advised that you contact the sponsors of these events to be certain
they are still scheduled. Bad weather, lack of participants and vendors may cause
rescheduling, cancellation or change of venue.




5 April - 7 September 2015 - Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Exhibit - To Save Our Fellow Citizens:Volunteer Firefighting 1800 - 1875. Mercer Museum, 84 S. Pine St.  Tells the story of Philadelphia's

volunteer firefighters and fire companies.  More than 175 original artifacts are featured, including tools, parade regalia, apparel, artwork,

photographs and equipment  - plus hands-on activities for children and families.  Exhibit free with museum admission. 

http://tinyurl.com/o2s3gdw  info@mercermuseum.org

 

 

27 June 2015 – Port Huron, Michigan (CANCELED hope to reschedule in the fall)

Port Huron Township Fire Department, 1st Annual Fire Truck Muster.  Baker’s Field

Park, 10 am – 3 pm.  For more info call the station at 810-982-3543  rgross@gannett.com

 

 

27 June 2015 - Oak Creek, Wisconsin

The Milwaukee Fire Historical Society presents Metro Milwaukee Fire & Police Exposition. 

8 am.  16th Great Milwaukee Muster.  Milwaukee Area Technical College, south campus,

6665 S. Howell Ave.  Antique fire apparatus, fire related flea market and emergency service

fire demonstrations. http://chicagoareafire.com/blog/2015/02/great-milwaukee-fire-muster

Contact Dan Rode 414-817-1467

 


July 2015 - Friendship, New York

HELP NEEDED! The Volunteer Fireman's Association of Allegany County, will be

celebrating their centennial.. The Alfred Station FD is looking for their 1st fire truck,

a model T combination ladder chemical truck from the 1915 to 1925 range. If you know

where this truck is, please let us know! Also the organizing group in completing a photo

of all apparatus over 50 years of age. If you know of any apparatus that fits this description

please let us know.

 

 

1 July 2015 - Mamaroneck, New York

Village of Mamaroneck Fire Dept., annual parade, 7 pm. 

 www.tmfd.org

 

 

4 July 2015 - Bath, Maine

New England State Veteran Fireman's League muster. 

Location: 33 Summer St., at noon.  Held rain or shine.

www.facebook.com/handtubmusters?_rdr or

www.handtubs.com/2014NESVFL/2015NESVFLSched.htm

 

 

7 - 10 July 2015 - Citrus Heights, California

Sacramento Metropolitan fire Camp.  Dedicated to teaching middle school

age (11 -13) children what it's like to be a firefighter

www.metrofire.ca.gov/index.php/fire-camp

 

 

10 - 11 July 2015 - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 

Pennsylvania Pump Primers 40th annual muster, held rain or shine. Riverfront Park in front

of the Harrisburg Hospital (11 S Front St., Harrisburg Hospital address). Friday night hospitably

at the PA National Fire Museum, 1820 N. 4th St., 6 - 8 pm.  For early arrivals & guests. 

Saturday, 8 - 9:30 am, check-in at PA Farm Show Complex, 2300 N. Cameron St.  Use

Cameron St., & Industrial Rd., to access. 10 am motorcade to muster site, 3 pm awards. 

Registration deadline July 6,  and must be postmarked for that date. NO apparatus will be 

registered day of muster. Note:  parking is not FREE on Saturdays.  There are kiosks

on streets.  You can pay on cell phone with Pango app www.mypango.com  For list of

parking lots & fees in area visit www.parkharrisburg.com/garage-lots.  For full schedule and

registration visit www.papumpprimers.org 

 

 

11 July 2015 - Port Jervis, New York

Port Jervis Fire Department Inspection Day Parade. The oldest, continuous parade in New York.   

Line up 1 pm, step off promptly at 2 pm. www.pjnyfd.com

 

 

11 July 2015 - Germantown, Ohio

Annual Miami Valley AFAA (SPAAMFAA chapter) fire muster in Veteran's Park. 

http://mvafaa.

 

 

11 July 2015 – Meriden, Connecticut

6th Annual Silver City Fire Fest.  Sponsored by Connecticut Fire Photographers Assoc,,

Southern Connecticut Antique Fire Apparatus Collectors & Meriden FF Benevolent Society

Comfort Inn 900 E. Main St.,  9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m,  For further information

and to reserve display space, please call  203-213-3056 or email  M1968Q@aol.com

 

  

11 July 2015 - Zoar, Ohio

Zoar Volunteer Fire Department mini fire muster and car show, 5 - 8 pm.

We invite any and all antique fire trucks to join us.  If we have a good response we

could turn this into a full muster next year.  Contact:  stick_itgraphics@yahoo.com



11 July 2015 - North Attleboro,

 North Attleboro Firefighters Kids' Day Assoc., invites you to the 35th Annual Fire

Apparatus Parade.  Lineup 10 am, start 11 am.  RSVP Chris Cornetta cica1022@aol.com

https://www.facebook.com/nakidsday?fref=ts



11 - 12 July 2015 - Rossford, Ohio
Rossford Fire Explorer Post, we be putting on Don't Slide Under the Truck Weekend. 

The weekend begins with the Sixth Annual Scenario Day (formerly Mock Disaster)

at Owens Community College's Center for Emergency Preparedness in Walbridge. 

Sunday will be the 22nd Annual Don't Slide Under the Truck Explorer Muster in Rossford,

9 am - 3 pm.  For further details visit http://rossfordfire.com/fire/2015-mock-disaster/

 

 

12 July 2015 - Davisburg, Michigan 

Public Safety Show. 10 am - 4 pm, opening ceremonies at noon.  Static display of modern

or antique (trailered or driven) apparatus.  K -9 and extrication demos & kids activities.  

Oakland County Fairgrounds 12451 Andersonville Rd.  

For directions visit www.oakfair.org/Contact_Us.html

For more info and registration contact Dave Almont2@yahoo.com 

 

 

14 - 18 July 2015 - Baltimore, Maryland

Fire House EXPO.  Baltimore Convention Center.

http://firehouseexpo.com

 

 

15 (Wednesday) July 2015 - Madison, Virginia

Madison County Volunteer Fire Department parade 6;30 PM

tourism@madison-va.com

 

 

16 (Thursday) July 2015 - Webster, New York

Webster Fire Department annual parade.  Lineup 5:30 pm, step off 6:30 pm.

www.nejfd.org/content/webcarnival

 

 

16 (Thursday) July 2015 - Hilton, New York

Hilton Fire Department Grand parade 7 pm. 

https://m.facebook.com/HiltonFire?_rdr

 

 

18 July 2015 - Vestaburg Indiana

Richland Township Fire Department First Annual Firemen's Parade.

Lineup 8 pm at County Garage, Carl & Vestaburg Rds.  Step-off at dusk.

P.O.V's are welcome.  Contact Adam Josephus 989-304-1682

 

   

18 July 2015 – Brookline, New Hampshire

Brookline Fire Department is hosting a Firemen’s Muster.  Curt Jensen

Memorial Field (Brookline Ball Field), 4 Frances drive at noon, rain or

shine.  Currently we do not have a maximum team limit.

For more info contact brooklinefiremansmuster@gmail.com or

Lt. Jp Royea 603-672-8531



18 July 2015 - York Beach, Maine

York Beach Fire Dept., 125th Anniversary Parade 11 am.

www.ybfire.org/


 

18 - 19 July 2015 - Mount Horeb, Wisconsin

Fire Department of Mount.Horeb Fire Muster, 120 S. First St. Fire equipment 

display and parade.  Bucket brigade, water fights and ladder and hose competitions. 

 http://fdmh.org/muster http://tinyurl.com/mfd7bf3  darntsen@fdmh.org

 

 

19 July 2015 - Hellertown, Pennsylvania

Dewey Fire Company #1, Fire Muster and Parade. Parade and Muster registration

10 am - noon.  Parade at noon. Note to photographers, parade speed 15 mph.

 Muster at Dimmick Park, behind the fire company starting at noon.  Awards ceremony

3:30 pm.  We will be showcasing fire, police, EMS and military vehicles. Emergency

Services Flea Market and vendors will be on hand.  Fun activities for everyone. 

Registration and directions http://tinyurl.com/mulmjo4  Visit our Facebook page for

updates http://tinyurl.com/kmv9elp  www.deweyfireco.org

Contact deweyfireco@deweyfireco.org

 

 

19 July 2015 – Champaign, Illinois

Champaign Fire Department 150th Anniversary.  Parade at noon and Fire Muster 1 – 5 pm.

Please join us as we celebrate.  Our 1915 Seagrave, 750 gpm triple combination,

which has been fully restored by private owner in Ontario, will be in attendance.  For

further info email brian.ball@ci.champaign.il.us

 

 

19 - 25 July 2015 - Connellsville, Pennsylvania

Fayette County Firemen's Assoc., 77th Annual Convention. 

Hosted by the Connellsville Township Volunteer Fire Dept.

http://pafcfa.org   www.station7ctvfd.com

 

 

20 (Monday) July 2015 - Arbutus, Maryland

Arbutus VFC Annual Fire Parade 7 pm start.  Line up Oregon Ave., and

Elm Rd.  We welcome antique motorized, hand drawn apparatus, and modern

in-service apparatus.  For further details contact Adam Wright, parade chairman

adam310422@gmail.com  410-242-6601, or visit http://arbutusvfd.org



23 (Thursday) July 2015 - Mt. Airy, Maryland

Mt. Airy Volunteer Fire Department Parade, 7 pm.  http://mavfc.org


 

24 - 25 July 2015 - Frankenmuth, Michigan

Great Lakes International AFA Muster.  Heritage Park, 601 Weiss St. 

Friday registration and chicken bbq. Saturday registration, flea market,

parade, pumping and static display.

www.gliafaa.org/Frankenmuth-Muster.html

 

  

25 July 2015 - Shartlesville, Pennsylvania

Shartlesville Community Fire Co. #1, annual lights and siren parade.  Judging 3 - 6 pm and

step-off at 7 pm.  Games food and music 6 - 11 pm.  Contact us at co41ff@comcast.net

Please put "parade" in subject line. All trucks welcome with awards for longest distance and

loudest truck awarded and more. Follow us on Facebook http://tinyurl.com/mrtj678

 

 

25 July 2015 - Newbury, Massachusetts

New England State Veteran Fireman's League Muster at noon. High Road (rt 1A) at Hanover St.

The American Hand Fire Engine Society Museum is also open during the muster. Held rain or shine.

www.facebook.com/handtubmusters?_rdr or

www.handtubs.com/2014NESVFL/2015NESVFLSched.htm



25 - 26 July - Newburg, Oregon

Old Fashioned Festival Parade/Muster.  Parade Saturday July 25, 10 am

http://newbergoldfashionedfestival.com/index.php?page=parades  Contact noffparade@yahoo.com

Sunday July 26, Classic Fire Apparatus Show, Pump In, Jr. Firefighter challenge and Firematic Flea

Market  www.facebook.com/NewbergCFAS

 


25 - 30 July 2015 - Livermore, California

Firefighters Burn Institute presents Firefighters Kids Camp.  Held annually to benefit young

burn survivors ages six (& have completed 1st grade) to seventeen.  email ka@ffburn.org

or for application http://ffburn.org/programs/burn-camps/kids-camp

 

 

26 July 2015 - Trexlertown, Pennsylvania

Union Historical Fire Society Fire Muster.  Location Goodwill Fire Company,

7723 Hamilton Blvd.  10 am - 3 pm.  Registration begins at 9 am. Antique fire

apparatus, public safety displays & firemen's competition. 

www.unionhistoricalfiresociety.com  joetmugs@comcast.net

 

 

26 July 2015 - Newburyport, Massachusetts

New England State Veteran Fireman's League Rotary Cup Muster.  Downtown Newburyport

at noon.  A pair of pump-offs between two Buttons and two Hunnemans.

www.facebook.com/handtubmusters?_rdr or

www.handtubs.com/2014NESVFL/2015NESVFLSched.htm

 

 

29 July - 1 August 2015 - Delaware City, Delaware

114th Annual Cumberland Valley VFA Convention hosted by Delaware City Fire Company.

Parade Aug. 1.  Pre-judging and line up Governor Bacon Health Center 9 am. Pre-judging

 8 - 11 am.  Step-off at noon.  www.dcfc15.com for complete schedule http://tinyurl.com/lyd984m

registration http://tinyurl.com/ngpx4xa

 

 

29 July - 1 August - Liverpool, New York 

SPAAMFAA Summer Convention. Sponsored by the Belle Isle Reserve FC.  Long Branch

Park.  Saturday parade 9 am, muster 10 am - 3pm. Flea market 9 am - 3 pm.

Tours: Thursday- Museum of Transportation and Capen Fire Museum.  Friday - tour of active

and retired Syracuse Fire Stations and shopping in Skaneateles in the Finger Lakes area. 

Barbeque Friday night.  For full details and registration forms http://tinyurl.com/kcd3ka8   


 

August 2015 - Warminster, PA
The German American Fire Assoc., regrets we will not be hosting a muster this year.
Please keep us in mind for 2016, probably early August.  Details will be posted here when
confirmed.  We thank everyone for their continued support.

 

   

1 August 2015 - Lanoka Harbor, New Jersey

Lanoka Harbor Volunteer Fire Co., #1, 75th Anniversary & Housing.  Parade

registration begins promptly at 9 am until 11:30 am.  Parade commences at 12:30 pm.

http://lhfd61.com/custom.html?id=20463  lanokaharborfire@hotmail.com

 

 

1 August 2015 - Alexandria, Virginia

Friendship Firehouse Museum Festival.  Family event that features antique fire

apparatus.  Free admission.  www.alexandriava.gov/historic/friendship/default.aspx



1 August 2015 - Salem, Massachusetts

Muster at noon.  167 Fort Ave.

 

 

2 August 2015 - Pennsauken, New Jersey

Annual Muster and Firematic Flea Market of the Cradle of Liberty Antique Fire

Apparatus Assoc.  In conjunction with the Camden County Board of Chosen

Freeholders.  Cooper River Park, North Park Dr & Airport Hghwy., 10 am - 3 pm. 

Pumping available. Tenative schedule as follows:

8 - 9 am            Flea Market setup

8 - 10:30 am     on site muster registration

9 am - 3 pm      Firematic Flea Market

10 am - 3 pm    Muster activities

10:45 am          Opening ceremonies

3 pm                 Awards with demobilization immediately thereafter

http://clafaa.org   For vendor/apparatus registration or Muster Program ads

email oldshoes11@verizon.net

 

 

(Friday) August 2015 - Clifton, New York

Clifton Fire Department annual parade 7 pm.          

www.cliftonfire.org



7 - 8 August 2015 - Aurora, Illinois

18th annual Chicagoland Emergency Vehicle Show. Friday Lights and Siren procession from

North Aurora Police Station Friday, at 6:30 pm to the Aurora Fire Museum.  One of the largest Midwest

public emergency vehicle show with over 100 fire engine, police cars, ambulances and emergency

vehicles.  https://emergencyvehicleshow.com  www.facebook.com/ChicagolandEmergencyVehicleShow

 

 

7 - 9 August 2015 - Oaks, Pennsylvania

Keystone Firefighter's Conference, "Restoring the Brotherhood." 

Location Philadelphia EXPO Center.  Saturday, Aug. 8,

10 am,- 4 pm, Bob Romig's Pride & Polish Show, outside of the

center.  3 exhibits, modern and antique apparatus & fire themed

motorcycles.  For further details and registration form visit 

http://keystonefirefighterconference.com/pride-polish/

 

 

7 - 9 August 2015 - Wallaceburg, Ontario

27th Annual WAMBO.  Fire Truck Show, Saturday August 8, 10 am to 5 pm.  Registration

until noon, Wallace St., east of Hope St. and WAMBO tour wagon stop.  Noon - 1 pm fire truck

parade.  For complete schedule, directions, parade route map and registration visit

www.kent.net/wambo/index.php



7 - 9 August 2015 - Fairchance, Pennsylvania

Western PA Firemen's Assoc., Convention.  Parade Saturday 5 pm. 

www.fairchancevfd.com/index.php/calendar



8 August 2015 - New Hampton, New York (Note new location)

The Catskill Fire-Cats will be holding their 39th Annual Antique Fire Truck Show/Muster

and Family Day.  Location the Orange County Fire Training Center,  9 Training Center Lane, off

NYS Route 17M, 9 am - 4 pm. http://catskillfirecats.com/index2.html  info@catskillfirecats.com

 

 

8 August 2015 - Wallington, New York

Wayne County Fire Convention in conjunction with the Wallington Fire Co.,

100th Anniversary.  Parade 6 pm.  nozzelnut18@yahoo.com

 

 

8 August 2015 - Salem, Massachusetts

New England State Veteran Fireman's League muster. 

Location: Fort Avenue at Memorial Dr., at noon. Held rain or shine.

www.facebook.com/handtubmusters?_rdr or

www.handtubs.com/2014NESVFL/2015NESVFLSched.htm

 

 

Due to unforseen circumstances the muster in New Haven will not take place

on 8 August 2015New date may be in September, watch for updates

8 August 2015 - New Haven, New York

New Haven VFC, Fire Truck muster & flea market.  Firemen's Field, 4211 State Route 104, between

Oswego & I-81. Noon - 4 pm, fire trucks, food, vendors and antique cars.  For vehicle

or vendor registration contact Izzy 315-532-8691  vosseller1975@aol.com 



8 August 2015 - South Beach, New York

South Beach Volunteer Fire Department 85th Anniversary parade.  6:30 pm, from Echo Ave,

down to New York Ave., to South Beach Blvd., and will end in front of the firehouse.

http://soundbeachfd.org/new/history1.html



8 August 2015 - 20125 - Welsford, New Brunswick, Canada

1st Annual Welsford District Volunteer Fire Co., Fire Muster, 619 Eagle Rock Rd.  Departments may register as many

teams of 4 as they wish for the games.  Rules for the day:  have fun, good sportsmanship and most of all camaraderie!

For registration visit http://welsfordvfd.com/muster.html or contact jvantassel@welsfordvfd.com



8 - 9 August 2015 - King City, California

State championship Fire Muster, San Lorenzo Park.  Friday August 7, hospitality night;

Saturday August 8, 9 am, muster competition starts; Sunday, August 9th, 9 am, muster begins.

http://camuster.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/scan0007.jpg 

Contact Jim Stephenson kathykallie5@yahoo.com



8 -9 August 2015 - Middleton, New York

Fairchester Hose Haulers Open House.  2618 State Route, 302, from 10 am - 4 pm.

www.fairchesterhosehaulers.org  For more info contact Robert Reynolds 845-343-4746 or

Luke Payntor 914-447-9546


 

12 - 15 August 2015 - Hartford, Connecticut

IFBA Convention.  Meet us in the capitol city, we have many events planned.

http://ctfirephoto.org/2015-ifba-convention

 

 

13 -15 August 2015 - Saxton, Pennsylvania

Central District Firefighters of Central Pennsylvania Convention & Parade.

Saxton Volunteer Fire Company http://saxtonfire35.com 

www.centraldistrictvfa.com/2015convention.htm

 

 

14 (Friday) August 2015 - Ferndale, Michigan

13th Annual Ferndale Emergency Vehicle Show.  On Nine Mile Rd.,

1 - 8 pm.  Lights and Siren Cruise 5:30 pm. 

http://ferndaledreamcruise.com/

 

 

14 - 15 August 2015 - Raleigh, North Carolina

South Atlantic Fire Rescue Expo.  Friday 10 am - 5 pm, Saturday 9 am - 4 pm.

Parade Saturday at noon.  www.southatlanticfirerescueexpo.com/



15 August 2015 - Wichendon, Massachusetts

Muster at noon, 295 School St.


  

15 - 16 August 2015 - Newport, Oregon

Old Fashion Oregon/Washington Muster. 

Friday, August 14,  4 pm, early registration, overnight parking available.  Site 910 NE Harney St.,

adjacent to Lincoln County Fairgrounds.  Bucket Brigade, Midnight Alarm, static pumping demos and

kids events.  Watch for updates at www.facebook.com/groups/1442892382690270

Contact Bill Aumen ladder58@aumenconsulting.com  Greg Musil gregmusil73@gmail.com

 

 

16 August 2015 - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania   

Tri State Antique Fire Engine Assoc., SPAAMFAA chapter Annual Fire muster, Memorial

and fire  related vendors. Location: Pittsburgh's North Shore, near Heinz Field (Steelers),

9 am - 2 pm.  Held rain or shine.  GPS to intersection of North Shore Dr. & Allegheny Ave. 

All activities on waterfront, apparatus  access near Carnegie Science Center.  Public parking

(fee) at Heinz Field.   Dalmatian contest, pumping and more. 

Contact Bob Clifford bob.barb.clifford@verizon.net

 

 

16 August 2015 - Millville, New Jersey

Glasstown Antique Fire Brigade Fire Muster and Flea Market.  Wheaton Village Art Center,

1100 Village Dr., 10 am - 4 pm.  www.gafb.net



20 - 23 August 2015 - various starting locations

Largest police escorted motorcycle ride from Shanksville, PA, to the Pentagon to the World Trade Center.

Supporting active first responders.  For staging locations in your area visit www.americas911ride.org/

 

 

22 August Carmel, New York

Carmel Fire Department 100th Anniversary Parade, 4 pm.  We are hoping to find some

Apparatus that served in Putnam County or the Carmel FD, and have them attend our celebration. 

If you know of their whereabouts please contact Mike mdoherty1@dot.ny.gov

 

 

22 August 2015 - Ypsilanti, Michigan

Michigan Firehouse Museum Fire Muster, Riverside Park,  10 am - 3 pm. 

A gathering of fire trucks, owners and enthusiasts who have fun displaying their fire engines,

and sharing their experiences and expertise with others. The diverse collection of fire rigs

will range in era from the 1920’s through the late 1970’s. Some of them are in original running

condition and others have been beautifully restored. Free and open to the public. The Michigan

Firehouse Museum will also be open during the entire event. 

www.michiganfirehousemuseum.org/

 

 

22 August 2015 - Kingston, New York

12th Annual Antique Fire Muster 10 am - 3 pm.  Volunteer Firemen's Museum Hall

and Museum, 265 Fair St.  vfmuseumofkingston@gmail.com

www.facebook.com/volunteerfiremansmuseum.ofkingston?ref=stream&fref=nf



23 August 2015 - McGraw, New York

McGraw Fire Department Antique Fire Apparatus and Car Show. Location Rec Fields on

Clinton St., gates open 8 am.  Early bird breakfast sand great food all day.  Free registration

for fire apparatus.  Contact Ed Greenman 607-836-4263


  

23 August 2015 - Rollinsford, New Hampshire

Rollinsford Antique Fire Apparatus Show.  The Mills at Salmon Falls,

1 - 3 Front St., 9am - 3 pm.  Truck sign in begins at 7 am.  For

directions and registration forms http://rafashow2015.webs.com/

 

  

29 August 2015 - Marblehead, Massachusetts

New England State Veteran Fireman's League muster.  Location: Pond Street at Lime Street,

at noon. Held rain or shine. www.facebook.com/handtubmusters?_rdr or

www.handtubs.com/2014NESVFL/2015NESVFLSched.htm

 

 

29 August 2015 – Ypsilanti, Michigan

Michigan Firehouse Museum Muster.  Riverside Park, 10 am – 3 pm.

Join us to checkout some classic fire trucks from the past.

http://michiganfirehousemuseum.org/museum_special_events.html

 

 

29 August 2015 – Bel Air, Maryland

125th Anniversary of the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Department.  Fire Muster 8 am – 5 pm.

Held rain or shine. All makes of fire apparatus and trucks are welcome.  Registration deadline August 12.

More info 3839@bavfc.org  www.bavfc.org/home.php



29 August 2015 - Mine Hill, New Jersey

Revolutionary F.O.O.L.S of Northern NJ,  with Morris County Region presents:  Fire Apparatus Muster and Emergency

Vehicle Model Show.  Mine Hill Fire Station & Firemen's Field, 230 US Route 46, 9am - 3 pm.

New and old apparatus  with judging, scale model fire trucks and vendors.  Admission $5, children under 12 FREE.

www.facebook.com/revolutionaryFOOLS  trruckie52@gmail.com

 

 

30 August 2016 - Hickory Corners, Michigan

Gilmore Car Museum 1st Annual Emergency Vehicle Meet, 9 am - 5 pm.

Come spend the day enjoying antique & modern emergency vehicles on display.

Includes fire engines, ambulances, police cars & specialized units.  Check our

online calendar for updated info at www.gilmorecarmuseum.org

 

5 - 6 September 2015 - St. Thomas, Ontario

33rd Annual St. Thomas Fire Muster Days.  2 days of family entertainment! Muster

competitions, antique fire trucks and apparatus, emergency service displays and demonstrations,

food, vendors, fire truck rodeo, HUGE car show, parade, interactive children's area, and so much

more! Hosted by the St. Thomas Professional Firefighter's Assoc.  fire.muster@yahoo.ca 

519-631-0210 www.facebook.com/FireMusterDays

 

 

6 September 2015 - Frackville, Pennsylvania

Schuylkill Historical Fire Society Annual Muster.  Schuylkill Fire Training Academy, Morea Rd.,

(just off Route 61 & I-81, Exit 124)11 am - 3 pm.  FREE parking & registration.

Parade from Schuylkill Mall, (exit 124 of I81) to the Academy.  Featured apparatus Seagrave. 

Pumping contests; static and operational displays of antique fire apparatus; vendor/flea market

area and Annual Memorial Service.  Directions http://tinyurl.com/kpxl7hs  For more info call

Museum 570-462-4400.

 

 

9 - 12 September 2015 - Burnsville, Minnesota

Burnsville Fire Muster.  Sept., 11, 6 - 9:30 pm fire truck water display at Civic Center Park. 

Also the Minnesota Fire Engine Club www.mnfireengineclub.com/ Friday 6 – 9 pm,

Saturday noon – 2 pm and 6 – 9 pm.  Fire truck water display, Friday & Saturday 6 – 9:30 pm.

Fire Parade Friday, 11 am, lineup 10 am. 

www.burnsvillefiremuster.com/events.cfm



11 September 2015 - Jersey City, New Jersey

Annual 9-11 "Tribute in Lights" Photo Shoot.  Location - Liberty State Park. Any apparatus from a department,

an antique or privately owned is welcome.  But you must contact one of the following: Ed Gray tunnelcop1@aol.com

Bill Tompkins peterscamera@optonline.net or Ron Johnson photozonfire@optonline.net  Also please note this is

not open to other photographers or spectators.  We appreciate your cooperation in making this event a success..

 

 

11 - 12 September 2015 - Olyphant, Pennsylvania

Northeastern PA Volunteer Firemen's Federation, 85th Annual Convention/Parade.

Hosted by Olyphant Fire Companies.   www.nepvff.org

 

 

11 - 13 September 2015 - St. Louis, Missouri 

Firefighters Weekend.  Friday, 7th Annual Firefighters' Candlelight Vigil.  Saturday

32nd Annual Great Fire Engine Rally.  Sunday 4th Annual Clayton Stair Climb.

Watch our web site for further details www.firefightersweekend.com 

 

 

11 - 13 September 2015 - Belfast/Northport, Maine 

52nd Maine State Federation of Firefighters Convention. Your hosts Waldo County Firefighters

Assoc.  http://msfff2015.com/  Parade Saturday 9/12, starting lineup 7am, start 10 am, route &

registration  http://tinyurl.com/q5awtdr  Muster Sunday 9/13, at Point Lookout in Northport, 8 am,

rules and registration http://msfff2015.com/muster-registration

Contact Bill Gillespie lisanbill@fairpoint.net

 

 

12 September 2015 - Milford, Connecticut

Engine 260 Inc., 44th Annual Antique Fire Apparatus Show & Muster.  Eisenhower Park 10 am -

5 pm, FREE admission.  Parade, firefighter team competitions, pumping contest, hand pumpers &

firematic flea market.  www.engine260.org/ email engine260@aol.com

 

 

12 September 2015 - Allentown, Pennsylvania

2015 Mack Trucktoberfest.  Mack Trucks Historical Museum, 2402 Lehigh Parkway

South.  New and antique truck display.  Gates open 8 AM.  Pre-registration is required.

Visit http://tinyurl.com/pd3uxhm for registration form.

 

 

12 September, 2015 - Southampton, New York

Southampton Fire Department 34th Annual Antique Muster and Parade. 

Muster Agawam Park 10 am - 4 pm.  Parade 10 am, lineup 9 am.

Camping available for weekend.  robinowens1979@hotmail.com or

cdimon@southamptonfd.org 

www.facebook.com/Sfdantiquemuster  www.southamptonfd.org

 

 

12 September, 2015 - Lutherville, Maryland

Fire Museum of Maryland Crusin' for Our Heroes, 10 am - 2 pm.

County Sheriff's Annual Salute to County Fire, Police, EMS & Military

personnel.  Includes antique fire engine demos & car show.

www.firemuseummd.org

 

 

13 September 2015 - Wheeling West, Virginia

Panhandle Pumpers Society 10th annual muster, Heritage Port, 12th & Water Sts.

Held rain or shine.  Watch our web site for registration info www.wvppsfire.org/

Or contact llb_alf_nut@hotmail.com

 

 

17 - 10 September 2015 - Buchanan, New York

West Chester County VFA Convention and Buchanan Engine Co. #1, 75th

Anniversary.  Parade September 19, 2 pm.  www.buchananfire.com

 

 

19 September 2015 - Kokomo, Indiana

Foster Park downtown.  Will celebrate the Ahren-Fox's 100th birthday.

 

 

19 September 2015 - Chatham, Ontario

Fire Fest.  Visit historic downtown Chatham for Canada's largest show of antique fire

apparatus, emergency response vehicles and safety awareness demonstrations.  Keep

watching our site for event and parade details http://firefest.ca/

 

 

19 September 2015 - Hatboro, Pennsylvania

Enterprise Fire Company 125th Anniversary.  Fire Muster and flea market.

http://tinyurl.com/nez97kj

 

 

23 - 26 September 2015 - Lake Harmony, Pennsylvania

136th Firemen's Assoc., of the State of Pennsylvania State Convention & parade. 

Location Galleria Sports Complex.  Parade on Saturday, 1 pm. 

www.lakeharmonyfire.com/news/index/category/11412 

or www.pafireconvention.org/home.html

 

 

24 September (Thursday) 2015 - Kingwood, West Virginia

Preston County Buckwheat Festival Famous Firemen's Parade. Judging

5 - 7 pm, St. Sebastian Church parking lot.  Parade 7:30 pm.   

www.buckwheatfest.com/schedule.htm

 

 

26 September 2015 - Rutherford, New Jersey

Rutherford West End Engine and Hose Co., #3, 125th Anniversary Parade and

celebration.  Registration at 9 am, step-off 1 pm.  Party and trophies to follow.

For more info neil.ohar@verizon.net For online registration visit

http://tinyurl.com/pc5heaj

 

 

26 September 2015 - Highland Mills, New York

Orange County VFA Convention parade 1 pm.   Hosted by Highland Mills

Fire Co., 1 pm.  http://ocvfa.us/

 

 

26 September 2015 - Lakewood, Colorado

West Metro 21st Family Fire Muster.  West Metro Fire Rescue's Fire Center,

10 am - 2 pm. Please no pets  www.westmetrofire.org/index.aspx?nid=390

 

 

2 - 3 October 2015 - Lititz, Pennsylvania

All Mack show.  Gerhart Machinery.  Free admission no entry fees.

717-626-8544  www.gerhartmachinery.com/about/gerharts-all-mack-truck-event

 

  

3 October 2015 - Ripon, California

25th Annual Emergency Vehicle Display Show.  Ripon Community

Center & Park, 412 W. 4th St., 8 am - 3 pm.

http://riponmenloparkpolicecarshow.com

 

 

4 October 2015 - Fryeburg, Maine

Fire Muster, 9 am. Competitions, Dry Hose, Ball Squirt, Wet Hose and more.

207-890-7334  http://tinyurl.com/o9gxo8t



7 - 10 October 2015 - Bossier, Louisiana

F.O.O.L.S. International Convention, hosted by The Brothers of the Boot chapter. For complete list of events visit

http://brothersoftheboot.org/9.html

 

 

10 October 2015 - Traverse City, Michigan

Traverse City Area Police and Fire Collectors show.  American Legion Post 35,

1231 Hastings St., 9 am - 3 pm.  For more info email dave_sprinkle@htomail.com

 

 

11 October 2015 - York, Pennsylvania    

2nd Fire Muster & Flea market 8 AM to 4 PM.  Coulser Park, 1060 Church Rd.  Featured

Apparatus will be Ahrens-Fox.  Static Display with Pumping available. Apparatus photo

session, Live music, Kids Corner with games, and fire Prevention demonstrations and firematic

flea market. Please notify anyone owning an Ahrens-Fox about our muster.  Truck may be

trailered, doesn't need to be running. For more info email Bob strawcem@aol.com

www.facebook.com/groups/oldfirefarts

 

 

11 October 2015 - Newtown, New Jersey

7th Annual Foliage Muster 10 am - 2 pm  On the grounds of the Sussex County

NJ PublicTraining Academy. www.sussexcountymuster.com 

 

 

11 October 2015 - Stockbridge, Massachusetts

SPAAMFAA Berkshire Chapter fire muster.  Stockbridge Train Station, Route 7,

10 am - 4 pm.  All apparatus welcome.  rmnugai@verizon.net

http://berkshirespaamfaa.org



11 October 2015 - New Albany, Ohio

Plain Township Fire Department Open House & Mini Muster.  First arriving antiques will be

displayed inside our engine bay.  No entry fee.  9500 Johnstown Rd., 9 am - 4 pm.

Contact Dan Gilmore dgilmore@plaintownship.org 



11 October 2015 - Hopatcong, New Jersey

New Jersey Sussex County Firemen's Assoc., Inspection day & Parade. 

Your hosts Hopatcong Fire Dept.  Line-up noon, start 1 pm. 

https://www.facebook.com/hopatcongfiredepartment?fref=ts



16 - 18 October 2015 - Bartlett, New Hampshire

118th Annual State Firemen's Convention.  Please watch our web site for updates

http://nhsfa.org/convention-news

 

 

18 October 2015 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2015 Fireman's Hall Museum Fire Safety Exposition & Muster.

Location Philadelphia Fire Academy from 9 am - 4 pm.  Rain date

October 25.  Fire safety demos; firefighter contests; kids activities;

firematic flea market; equipment demos; health fair; live entertainment &

more.  Proceeds benefit Fireman's Hall Museum & Fire Prevention programs.

Free admission and parking. Location: 5200 Pennypack St. For details and 

online registration  www.PhillyFireMuster.org

 

  

24 October 2015 - Phoenix, Arizona

Hall of Flame Fire Museum Open House.  9 am - noon.  Free admission.  Many

Activities for kids, which includes fire engine rides and pumping from a fire engine.

www.hallofflame.org

 

 

7 November 2015 - Nashua, New Hampshire

Handtub Junction 16th Annual Fire Memorabilia Auction. St. Philip Greek Orthodox

Church. Consignments now being accepted.  http://handtubs.com

 

 

17 - 20 February 2016 - Houston, Texas

SPAAMFAA Winter Convention hosted by Texas Gulf Coast Chapter.

Details to follow www.gulfcoastspaamfaa.org  www.facebook.com/texasgulfcoastspaamfaa



13 - 16 May 2016 - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Lancaster County Firemen's Assoc., Fire Expo.    www.lcfa.com







Be sure to check out the calendar of events at the following sites

Spaamfaa Calendar of Events

Old Dominion Historical Fire Society Calendar of Events



Submit fire musters, parades, firematic flea markets etc. to Anita Ford.
Please try to give at least 4 weeks notice when possible to allow time for posting.