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Nationwide Listing of Musters, Parades and Special Events



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. 


11 April 2015 - Alexandria, Virginia
Friendship Firehouse Museum.  Firefighting in Civil War Walking Tour.  1 - 3 pm. 
How were volunteer fire companies treated by Federal authorities?  What happened
to the firehouses & equipment?  Were firefighters allowed out after curfew?  These
questions will be answered as tour participants visit the sites of four of the five firehouses. 
Reservations required $4 - $6. 703-746-4994


11 April 2015 - Girard, Pennsylvania
Multi Department Firefighters Flea Market.  A.F. Dobler Hose & Ladder Co., 9 am - 5 pm.
New, used and antique firefighting items will be for sale.  www.doblerhose.org/


11 April 2015 - Madison Heights, Michigan
31st Annual Detroit Area Police & Fire Collectors Show & Exhibit.  UFCW Union Hall,
876 Horrace Brown Dr., 9 am - 3 pm. Note:  You must be a known collector, or have
valid police/fire id, or accompany someone eligible to attend. 
Contact:  Mike Duvall duvallm70@yahoo.com


18 April 2015 - Morro Bay, California
Morro Bay Police, Harbor & Fire 5th Annual Emergency Vehicle Show. 
Main Street & Morro Bay Boulevard, 9 am - 3 pm.  Mike 559-281-0902.


18 April 2015 - Richmond, Virginia
3rd Annual Virginia Firefighter Games.  Short Pump Town Center, 11800 W. Broad St. 
Held rain or shine, begins 9:30 am.  Family event includes:  fire apparatus displays,
demonstrations, kids games etc.  www.vafiregames.org
 

18 - 19 April 2015 - Allentown, Pennsylvania
Spring Melt Fire Memorabilia Auction and Flea Market.
Allentown Fairgrounds Agri-Plex.  Auction Sat., with preview at 7 am,
start 9 am.  Sun., flea market beginning at 9 am.


19 April 2015 - Murrieta, California
Murrietta Fire Department Explorer Muster & BBQ.  Location:
41825 Juniper, 10 am.  For more info 951-304-3473.


19 April 2015 - Bensalem, Pennsylvania
Cornwells Fire Company #1, 100th Anniversary, Open House and Fire Muster.
10 am - 4 pm.  Antique fire apparatus, firehouse tours and more.  If you have an
antique fire truck or fire memorabilia you'd like to show contact Steve Reiff


20 - 25 April 2015 - Indianapolis, Indiana
Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium.  Friday, 24 April, 9-11 Memorial
Stair Climb and Pumper Pull Team Challenge.  Also Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge,
date not determined.  For complete schedule and registration www.fdic.com/special-events.html


24 (Friday) April 2015 - Shepherd, Michigan
Shepherd/Tri-Twp FD, 18th Annual Emergency Vehicle Parade.  All vehicles must report
by 8 pm.  Parade will begin at dusk, approximately 9 pm.  http://tinyurl.com/mhskba2
Questions - Kevin Salisbury 989-506-8350


25 April 2015 - Jackson, Michigan
Great Lakes International Antique Fire Apparatus Assoc., 38th Annual
Swap & Sell, 8 am - 2 pm.  Jackson County Fairgrounds, 200 W. Ganson St.  For fire apparatus
parts & equipment only.  Registration deadline April 15.  For further details and registration


25 April 2015 - Warrenton, North Carolina
Warren County 5th Junior Firefighter Competition.  Warren County Recreation
Complex.  Seeking competition teams, event sponsors, vendors & volunteers.
WarrenCoJrFirefighters@hotmail.com http://tinyurl.com/pjotr4m


30 April (Thursday) 2015 - Winchester, Virginia
Winchester Fire & Rescue Apple Blossom Firefighters Muster.  Shawnee Fire
Company, 2210 Valor Dr., 6 - 10 pm.  Antique & modern fire apparatus display,
For registration visit http://fire.winchesterva.gov/FF%20Muster.htm  or call
fire company 540-662-2298


1 May (Friday) 2015 - Winchester, Virginia
11th Annual Fire truck Rodeo and display of new and antique firefighting equipment.  Millbrook High
School, 251 First Woods Dr., 9 am - noon.  Held rain or shine.  Parade downtown 2 pm.  Part of the
Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival.  For application visit http://thebloom.com/event/fire-truck-rodeo


2 May 2015 - Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania
Shoemakersville Fire Co., Lights and Sirens Parade & Open House. After the parade
we will be housing our Rescue, Engine, Brush and Tanker trucks.  We will be giving awards
for the usual for some out of the ordinary things such as Best appearing & equipped POV &
most "Whackerized" vehicle. Registration 1 - 4 pm, parade 5 pm. To register please Email the
parade chairman at Constable473@aol.com or visit www.ShoeyFire.com


2 May 2015 - Peotone, Illinois
MABAS 7 Fire Investigators Fire & Police Swap Meet.  Will County Fairgrounds, 8 am - 2 pm.
Indoor and outdoor spaces available.  http://oldfirestuff.com/  Under "show dates."
Contact Pat Holohan, Kankakee Township Fire Dept. 815-482-8454   holohanpat@att.net


2 May 2015 -Lutherville, Maryland
38th Fire Museum of Maryland Steam Day.  10 am - 2 pm. www.firemuseummd.org


2 May 2015 - Columbia, California
56th Annual Columbia Fireman's Muster, Main St., 9 am.  Parade 11 am.  Includes kids
events, adult bucket brigade and hand pumpers.  www.camuster.com
Brendon  209-532-8718


2 May 2015 - Doylestown, Pennsylvania
Shooting Fire:  Memories of 30 years as a fire scene photographer.  Mercer Museum,
84 S. Pine St., 2 - 3 pm.  Join Larry Browne, volunteer with Doylestown Fire Co., #1,
for an interesting visual exploration of the role of fire scene photography from his own unique
perspective.  Included in museum admission. http://tinyurl.com/qx78wgt   info@mercermuseum.org


2 May 2015 - Provincetown, Massachusetts
7th Annual Run to the Top to benefit the Cape Cod Firefighter/EMS Cancer Relief Fund.
Pilgrim Monument 1 - 4 pm, climb at 4 pm.  For complete schedule http://tinyurl.com/oqsuur9


3 May 2015 - Woodland Park (West Patterson) New Jersey
24th Annual Firematic Expo and Flea Market.  Rifle Camp Fire Co. 3


9 May  2015- Media, Pennsylvania
Police, Fire & EMS Car Show.  Rose Tree Park, 1671 N. Providence Rd. 10 am - 4 pm.
Emergency Vehicles, Ambulances, Fire Trucks & Police Cars.  For registration contact
Greg Hepfer  grehepfer@yahoo.com


9 May 2015 - Bellflower, California
Los Angeles County Fire Museum, Antique Fire Memorabilia Swap Meet and Vendor Day. 
Antiques, parts, clothing, artifacts etc.  8 am - 2 pm.  www.lacountyfiremuseum.com/#swap


9 May 2015 - Mayodan, North Carolina
Western Rockingham Firefighters Assoc., 2nd annual Fire Muster.  Elliott Memorial
Park, 500 W. Main St.  Fire Challenge 9am, Fire Muster 1 - 4 pm.   
muster contact Mason James (336)676-2728

 
15 - 17 May 2015 - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Lancaster County Firemen's Assoc., Fire EXPO. 
Farm Show Complex.  Advance tickets available January 2015.


16 May 2015 - Alexandria, Virginia
Friendship Firehouse Museum firefighting history walking tour.  Reservations
required, 1 - 2:30 pm, $4 - $6.  Learn about volunteer firefighting in early Alexandria,
three devastating fires and the five volunteer fire companies. 


16 May 2015 - Progress, Pennsylvania
Progress Fire Company 32,  Sixth Annual Expo Bash.  Free admission, 6 pm - midnight.


17 May 2015 - Succasunna, New Jersey
Antique Fire Assoc., of NJ spring fire muster.  www.afanj.org/events.html


17 May 2015 - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
5th Annual Pennsylvania Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Motorcycle
Ride.  The run starts at Rescue Fire Company 3701 N. 6th St., at 10 am and
travel to a location in Lancaster County to be announced.  Funds are being
raised to support the Line of Duty Death Fund for EMT's, Paramedics and
other Ambulance/Rescue personnel.  Phone EHS federation 717-774-7911


21 May (Thursday) 2015 - Culpeper, Virginia
Annual Culpeper Firemans Parade, 6 pm in Historic Downtown Culpeper.


24 May 2015 - Rochester, Michigan
Rochester Fire Dept., 31st Annual Antique Fire Truck Muster.  Rochester City Park,
10 am - 3 pm.  For registration call firehouse 248-651-4470


30 May 2015 - Valparaiso, Indiana 
South Haven Fire Rescue 3rd Annual Fire Apparatus Muster, Parade and Water Ball Tournament.  All types
of fire vehicles are encouraged to attend both modern and antique.  Location Haven Hollow Park, noon - 6 pm.
Pumping will also be available. For more info and registration contact Chris Cbellavia@southhavenfire.com


31 May 2015 - Canaan, Connecticut
Canaan Fire Company 5th Annual Fire Muster.  Location Lawrence Field across from
Mc Donald's in the center of North Canaan.  Participating teams should arrive by
9 am for registration.  There will be 5 events, requiring a minimum of 5 firefighters per teams
and limited to 20 teams.  An additional event Motorized Truck Fast Pump for departments able
to bring an operational pumper. It is preferable the truck is an antique, but older trucks will be
allowed.  For further rules and details visit http://canaanfirecompany.org/custom.html?id=16253


4 June (Thursday) 2015 - Los Angeles, California
18th Annual Hope for Firefighters Muster.  Raising funds for widows, orphans and disabled firefighters
of LAFD.  Teams are now forming for the Bucket Brigade, Hose Cart Pull & Turnout Competitions.
www.hopeforfirefighters.org/MusterTeamFlyer.pdf  For directions, event schedule and forms visit


5 June 2015 - Barnesville, Pennsylvania
Ryan Township Fire/Rescue 26 parade, 3 pm.  Come celebrate our 75th Anniversary.
Judging 1 - 3 pm.  Apparatus arriving late will be judged after the parade if they wish.


6 June 2015Westminster, Maryland

Chesapeake Antique Fire Apparatus Assoc. 46th annual spring muster & firematic

flea market. Carroll County Farm Museum.  Special invitation to hand drawn and

non-motorized apparatus.  Note:  No hand drawn/non motorized in parade unless

trailered.  Held rain or shine.  Parade 9:30 am, through downtown Westminster.

Drafting, pumping, large static display and more. Flea market registration

seagrave66@aol.com Visit http://cafaa.net/ http://tinyurl.com/oahf8xc



6 June 2015 - Cincinnati, Ohio
6th Annual National Fire Heritage Muster.  Gwen Mooney Funeral Homes & Historic Spring
Grove Cemetery & Arboretum, 4389 Spring Grove Ave.  10 am - 4 pm.   
Vintage and contemporary fire apparatus displays, pumping and Fire Safe House demonstrations.
FREE admission and parking. For registration and info Gwen Mooney 513-853-1031


6 June 2015 - Deptford, New Jersey
Union fire Company  of Blackwood Terrace 100th Anniversary Celebration starting at noon.
Parade, music food & refreshments.  Details and parade registration


7 June  2015 - Newark, New Jersey
Newark Fire Department Historical Assoc., 48th Annual Antique Fire
Apparatus Muster and Parade.  Registration begins at 9 am at Washington
Park.  Contact FF Rich Mackey shindigrich@aol.com


7 June 2015 - Fall River, Massachusetts
Fall River Fire Museum 7th Annual Fire Truck Show.  Location: Old Colony &
Fall River Railroad Museum, 2 Water St.  10 am - 3pm. Contact railroadjc@aol.com


7 June 2015 - Canaan, Connecticut
Canaan Fire Co., is holding it's 4th annual fire Muster starting at 10 am.  Participating
teams should arrive at 9 am for registration.  Location Lawrence Field, across from
Mc Donald's in the center of North Canaan.  There will be 5 events with a minimum of 5
firefighters per team.  There will be an additional event, Motorized Truck Fast Pump for
departments who are able to bring an operational pumper.  It's preferable it's an antique
truck but any older one will do.  For more details and registration visit


7 June 2015 - Doylestown, Pennsylvania
Firefighting Day & Antique Equipment Muster.  Mercer Museum, 84 S. Pine St., 10 am - 4 pm.
Area fire companies showcase their pre-1960 hand-drawn, horse-drawn and motorized fire
engines at this free outdoor event (regular admission applies to the museum itself).  Included
are special demonstrations, fire prevention information and fun hands-on activities for all ages,
plus food and beverages for purchase.  Presented in collaboration with the Bucks County Fire
Chiefs’ and Firefighters’ Association.  http://tinyurl.com/ptxa5hw  info@mercermuseum.org


7 June 2015 - Woodstown, New Jersey
Glasstown Antique Fire Brigade Muster.10 am - 2 pm www.gafb.net


12 - 13 June 2015 - Strausstown, Pennsylvania
Strausstown Volunteer Fire Co., 100th Anniversary. Parade June 13.


12 - 13 June 2015 - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Dauphin County Volunteer Firemen's Assoc., Convention. 
June 13, Apparatus Muster, "Celebrating Firefighting from the Past to the Present.
Location: Pennsylvania National Fire Museum.  10 am - 3 pm. 


13 June 2015 - Wakefield, Massachusetts
Massachusetts Antique Fire Apparattus Assoc., 38th Anniversary Fire Apparatus
Parade, Show & Firematic Flea Market.   Edgewater Office Park, Audubon Rd.,
10 am - 2 pm.  Parade 10 am from Lynnfield High School, Essex St. For registration


13 June 2015 - Mc Cloud, California
Mc Cloud FD 6th annual parade and Fireman's Relay Races.  Parade 11 am Main St.
Relay Races noon - 5 pm at Hoo Hoo Park, 405 E. Colombero Dr.  All fire departments
invited.  For registration call 530-925-0029www.facebook.com/events/1544350625806027


13 June 2015 - Dublin, Virginia
Claytor Lake Festival & Muster.  9:45 am - 3 pm.  Drive - in parade starts at I-81 exit 101


13 - 14 June 2015 - Orangeville, California
California Fire Muster, Casa Roble High School


14 - 19 June 2015 - Youngstown, Ohio
2015 Ohio Police and Fire Games.  Mahoning Valley


14 June 2015 - Littleton, Colorado
Mile High Hook & Ladder Annual Muster.  Arapahoe Community College.  Parade from Littleton
High School at 9am.  Muster 10 am - 2 pm.   http://milehighhookandladder.org/page21.html


17 June (Wednesday) 2015 - Rochester, New York
Barnard Fire Company parade 7 pm.


17 - 20 June 2015 - Verona, New York
NYSAFC 109th Annual Conference and FIRE 2015 Expo. 


19 - 20 June 2015 - Hicksville, Ohio
141st Northwestern Ohio VFA Convention.  Hosted by Hicksville FD


19 - 20 June 2015 - Jonestown, Pennsylvania
93rd Lebanon County Firefighter's Assoc., Convention, at Lickdale Community
Fire Company.  Parade Saturday 1L30 pm.  http://lickdale11.wix.com/home# 


20 June 2015 - Chicago, Illinois 
Annual 5-11 Club Inc., Muster at the Robert J. Quinn Fire Academy.


20 June 2015 - Littleton, Colorado
Mile High Hook and Ladder Fire muster.  Arapahoe Community College, 10 am.
Parade lineup 7:30 am, Littleton High School, step-off at 9 am. Water ball & water bucket
contests, drafting and pumping, antique and modern fire equipment display.


20 June 2015 - Barbourville, Kentucky
Appalachian Foothills Historical Society Fire Muster. Firefighter competitions, kids games
firematic flea market and more, Bailey Switch Fire Department, US 25E and KY 229. 


20 June 2015 - Woodland, Washington


20 - 26 June 2015 - Ocean City, Maryland
MSFA Convention & Conference.  Parade Wednesday, June 24 , 1 pm, downtown. 
For complete schedule visit http://convention.msfa.org


21 June 2015 - Portsmouth, Rhode Island
Rhode Island AFA Society's 11th Annual Antique Fire Apparatus & Equipment Show. 
Time 10 am - 3 pm at the Glen Farm, 163 Glen Farm Rd.  Admission is free.  Anyone
wishing to display apparatus contact Paul Salvas secretary@riafas.org Registration form


25 - 27 June 2015 - Nanticoke, Pennsylvania
112th Six County Firemen's Assoc., Convention, by Honey Pot Fire Company.


25 - 28 June 2015 - Alpena, Michigan 
140th Annual Michigan State FA Conference.


27 June 2015 - Ashburnham, Massachusetts
Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Hancock VFA and the 250th Anniversary
of the Town of Ashburnham.  Antique hand pumped fire engine muster at noon.


27 June 2015 - Reynoldsburg, Ohio
COAFAA Fire Muster and Vintage Emergency Vehicle Meet  9 AM - 3 PM, Ohio Fire Academy. 
Display of hand drawn to modernized apparatus and firematic flea market.We'd like to extend
an invitation to ambulance, police vehicle  and hearse owners.  www.coafaa.org 
registration form http://tinyurl.com/ldauunf


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.
Contact Dan Rode 414-817-1467


28 June 2015 - Jamesburg, NJ
Tri-Counties Fire Assoc., fire muster and flea market.
Thompson Park 10 am - 3 pm. Famousflame@yahoo.com


30 June (Tuesday) 2015 - Walkersville, Maryland
Walkersville Vol., Fire Co., parade, 6:30 pm.  Rain date Saturday, July 2, 5 pm.


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. 


4 July 2015 - Bath, Maine
New England State Veteran Fireman's League muster. 
Location: 33 Summer St., at noon.  Held rain or shine.


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


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.


11 July 2015 - Germantown, Ohio

Annual Miami Valley AFAA (SPAAMFAA chapter) fire muster in

Veteran's Park.  http://mvafaa.



11 July 2015Meriden, 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



14 - 18 July 2015 - Baltimore, Maryland

Fire House EXPO.  Baltimore Convention Center.


15 (Wednesday) July 2015 - Madison, Virginia
Madison County Volunteer Fire Department parade 6;30 PM


16 (Thursday) July 2015 - Webster, New York
Webster Fire Department annual parade.  Lineup 5:30 pm, step off 6:30 pm.


16 (Thursday) July 2015 - Hilton, New York

Hilton Fire Department Grand parade 7 pm. 

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



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


19 July 2015 - Hellertown, Pennsylvania
Dewey Fire Company #1, 100th Anniversary Emergency Services Fire Muster. 
Location Dimmick Park.  We are looking for anything, fire, police, ambulance,
wreckers, military, motorized, horse drawn...all are welcome. 
Please check our web site for updates

www.deweyfireco.org Contact deweyfireco@deweyfireco.org



19 - 25 July 2015 - Connellsville, Pennsylvania
Fayette County Firemen's Assoc., 77th Annual Convention. 
Hosted by the Connellsville Township Volunteer Fire Dept.


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.


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 Street.
The American Hand Fire Engine Society Museum is also open during the muster. Held rain or shine.
www.facebook.com/handtubmusters?_rdr or


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


26 July 2015 - Trexlertown, Pennsylvania
Union Historical Fire Society Fire Muster.  Location Goodwill Fire Company,
7723 Hamilton Blvd.  Antique fire apparatus, public safety displays & firemen's


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.


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.
Step-off at 1 pm.  www.dcfc15.com for complete schedule http://tinyurl.com/lyd984m


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    


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.


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



2 August 2015 - Pennsauken, New Jersey

Cradle of Liberty Antique Fire Apparatus Association Fire Muster. Cooper River
Park, 10 am - 3 pm. http://clafaa.org


7 (Friday) August 2015 - Clifton, New York
Clifton Fire Department annual parade 7 pm.


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 


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


8 August 2015 - Goshen, New York
The Catskill Fire-Cats will be holding their 39th Annual Antique Fire Truck Show/Muster
and Family Day.  Location the Orange County Government Center, 9 am - 4 pm.


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.


8 August 2015 - New Haven, New York

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 - 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 Stephensonkathykallie5@yahoo.com


12 - 15 August 2015 - Hartford, Connecticut
IFBA Convention.  Meet us in the capitol city, we have many events planned.


13-15 August 2015 - Saxton, Pennsylvania
Central District Firefighters of Central Pennsylvania Convention & Parade.
Saxton Volunteer Fire Company http://saxtonfire35.com 


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 - 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/



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

22 August 2015 - 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


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



25 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/
Vendor registration coming soon. 


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.


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


6 September 2015 - Frackville, Pennsylvania
Schuylkill Historical Fire Society Annual Muster.  Schuylkill County Fire School,
11 am.  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


9 - 12 September 2015 - Burnsville, Minnesota

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

Civic Center Park.  Minnesota Fire Engine Club www.mnfireengineclub.com/  

Sept. 11, 6 -9 pm, Sept., 12, 12 - 2 pm and 6 - 9 pm.  Fire parade Sept., 11,

11 am. Sept., 12, 5 - 9:30 pm, fire truck water display.   

 www.burnsvillefiremuster.com/events.cfm



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 - 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


13 September 2015 - Wheeling West, Virginia
Panhandle Pumpers Society 10th annual muster, Heritage Port downtown,
Watch our web site for registration info www.wvppsfire.org/


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.


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.  More details to follow


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.   


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


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



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 strawcwen@aol.com


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


16 - 18 October 2015 - Bartlett, New Hampshire
118th Annual State Firemen's Convention.  Please watch our web site for updates


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.


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










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.