10 - 13 August 2017 - Hughesville, Pennsylvania
Central District Volunteer Firemen’s Assoc., Convention. Hosted by the Hughesville FD who is celebrating 125 years.
Lycoming County Fairgrounds. Friday 3 pm Battle of the Barrel. Saturday, 10 am pumping competition, Noon - 4 pm
apparatus judging, parade 5 pm. For complete schedule http://tinyurl.com/y87tc4jg
10 - 16 August - Monessen, Pennsylvania
Western Pennsylvania Firemen’s Assoc., Conference/Parade. Hosted by the Monessen FD #1. Parade August 12,
11 - 13 August 2017 - Wallaceburg, Ontario, Canada
WAMBO, one of Canada’s largest transportation shows. Free admission. Includes fire apparatus, hose carts, ladder
On Facebook http://tinyurl.com/n362xn6
12 - 13 August 2017 - Middletown, New York
Fairchester Hose Haulers of the Hudson Valley Antique Fire Apparatus Show. 10 am - 4 pm, 2618 Rte. 302. See over
200 antique fire apparatus, t-shirts, refreshments and 50/50 raffle. Visit us on Facebook http://tinyurl.com/w3q2mhq
13 August 2017 - North Haverhill, New Hampshire
Dan Jock Memorial Firemen’s Muster. VFW Memorial Field. Gates open 8 am for vendors setup. Breakfast 8 - 9 am,
opening ceremony 9:45 am. Spaces $20 each. More details and registration visit www.danjockmemorialmuster.com
13 - 20 August 2017 - North Charleroi, Pennsylvania
2017 Washington County Firemen’s Convention. Hosted by Lock Four VFC, in conjunction with their 115th Anniversary.
Saturday: August 19, Parade, lineup 3 pm, start 5 pm. Sunday: August 20, Battle of the Barrel and Touch-a-truck.
18 (Friday) August 2017 - Ferndale, Michigan
17th Annual Ferndale Emergency Vehicle Show. East Nine Mile Rd., from 1 pm. Lights and Sirens Cruise on East
Nine Mile Rd., at Woodard begins 5:30 pm. Approximately 100 emergency vehicles are on display, which includes
antique and modern era ambulances, fire apparatus and police vehicles. To register your emergency vehicle simply
click the link to complete the online registration form http://tinyurl.com/m3asmaw
Visit us on Facebook http://tinyurl.com/hj88m2b
19 August 2017 - Winchendon, Massachusetts
Winchendon Firemen’’s Muster, noon - 3 pm. Winchendon American Legion Post 193, 295 School St. Antique hand
pumped fire engine muster to see who can play the longest stream of water. This is the oldest organized sport in the
USA. Spectators are invited to try out pumping the machines. http://tinyurl.com/h8dgj3b
19 August 2017 - Ypsilanti, Michigan
Michigan Firehouse Museum Fire Muster. Riverside Park 9 am - 3 pm. FREE family event. Get up close with fire
trucks in original and restored condition. Hold a fire hose and spray into the Huron River. Listen to the sirens and the
history of firefighting and the fire rigs on display. Visit us at www.michiganfirehousemuseum.org
19 August 2017 - Denville, New Jersey
2nd Annual Revolutionary FOOLS Fire Muster and Model Show. Denville FD #1, 2 Indian Rd., 9 am - 3 pm. Contact
19 August 2017 - Petoskey, Michigan
Festival on the Bay Water Ball Competition. Hosted by the Petoskey FD of Public Safety. Please join us for a spirited
competition as local police and fire departments battle it out! Free admission and kid friendly. Winners will have their
names engraved on the Petoskey Depart., of Public Safety Water Ball trophy and possess bragging rights until 2018!
This year, graduates of the Citizen’s Academy are welcome to join as well. To register a team of two, contact Chief
Breed at 231-347-2500. The competition will be behind the Fire Station on West Lake St. We hope to see you there http://tinyurl.com/y9t77oh2
19 - 20 August 2017 - Madawaska, Maine
Madawaska Public Safety Departments Northeast Public Expo. Madwaska Rec. Dept., 160 7th Ave.
Saturday: 10 am - 10 pm Sunday: 10 am - 4 pm. Visit with Fire, Police and EMS Professionals. Attractions include,
helicopter demos, concert, question and answer session, K-9 demos and the Aroostock County Fire Muster. Free
admission. All fire departments, law enforcement and EMS members are encouraged to attend. https://www.facebook.com/NortheastExpo/
20 August 2017 - Millville, New Jersey
Glasstown Fire Brigade 37th Fire Apparatus Show and Muster. Wheaton Arts Center, 100 Village Dr., 10 am - 4 pm,
rain or shine! Apparatus must be at least 25 years old. No registration fee for apparatus. Sorry no pets permitted
on grounds. Firematic Flea Market. Vendor fee $20, lease bring your own table and chairs.
20 August 2017 - Berkley, Massachusetts
Berkley FF Assoc., 9th Annual All Motor Vehicle Show. The Berkley Common, 5 N. Main St., 9 am - 4 pm. Registration
$10 per vehicle. Any make or model welcome. For questions Ryan 508-967-5299 or Josh 508-844-9106
20 August 2017 - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Tri State Antique Fire Engine Assoc., Annual Muster, 9am - 2 pm. New location: Pittsburgh’s Mon Parking Wharf, near
289 Fort Pitt Blvd. Take ramp down to wharf. Fire related vendors, pumping, Dalmatian contest and more.
Contact R. Clifford email@example.com 412-487-8312
26 August 2017 - Kingston, New York
Volunteer Firemen’s Museum 14th Annual Antique Fire Engine Muster, 10 am - 3 pm. Old and new pieces of firefighting
apparatus, silent auction, hot dogs and refreshments. Donations accepted and silent auction will be a fundraiser to keep
the museum running day to day. If interested in bringing apparatus for exhibit please call us by August 1. 845-331-0866
26 August 2017 - New Haven, Indiana
New Haven Fire muster and EXPO, with the Fort Wayne Firefighters Museum. Historic Downtown New Haven on
Broadway. 10 am - 4 pm, parade 10 am. This family event offers apparatus parade, antique fire muster, kids activities
and games, firematic flea market, surplus equipment sales, new equipment vendors and more. For a complete list
Ray Easterly 260-740-1916 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
26 August 2017 - Spencerport, New York
Spencerport VFA Fire Apparatus Muster, 1 - 6 pm, 75 S. Union St. Antique fire truck display and drafting demos.
Chicken BBQ and music. Please bring your antique or modern fire apparatus. Registration http://tinyurl.com/zk4rsfd
26 August 2017 - Hazlet, New Jersey
Hazlet Fire Company #1, 2nd Annual Fire Truck Show. Noon - 5 pm. Come out and vote your favorite. Fun day for
the entire family. Special guest Sparky the Fire Dog. http://tinyurl.com/y94vkp6w
26 August 2017 - Albuquerque, New Mexico
IAFF Local 244 1st Annual New Mexico Fire Muster and 5K/Fun Run. Balloon festival Fiesta Park, beginning at 8 am.
Firefighters will compete in a Combat Challenge which starts promptly at 11 am. Please arrive by 10 am. Admission
free. All proceeds to Survivor’s Fund created for firefighters burdened by medical costs while battling cancer related to
exposure on the job. For any questions please contact Donovan at email@example.com
27 August 2017 - Smyrna, Delaware
This is a dual event. The End of Watch Memorial Ride is an escorted motorcycle ride honoring our Heroes who have
made the ultimate sacrifice in the last 12 months. Rider $15, passenger $10. For tickets and registration
http://tinyurl.com/y95k8uz5 The Fallen Heroes Benefit is open to everyone and will take place at Delaware Park in
Newark. This is a family friendly event and there will be plenty of parking for cars. Gates open at 10 am. The parade of
motorcycles arrives at approximately 11:45 am. All proceeds from this years events will go to the six families that lost a
Hero this year.
3 September 2017 - Oakland, Rhode Island
Oakland Mapleville FD 58th Annual Field Day and Muster. Oakland Triangle at the corner of Victory Hwy., and Oakland
School St. Festivities kick-off at 11 am with a fire truck parade through town. There will also be games for kids, vendor
booths, raffles and children’s muster team (pending participation). Rain date September 5. Trophies will be awarded to
apparatus for furthest traveled, oldest in service and newest in service. If you would like to organize a muster team, the
team must consist of 6 or more persons. Visit us on Facebook http://tinyurl.com/y78vubqe
If you planning on participating in our 2017 Muster please Contact Dicky Jalette or Sherri Ferri at Oakland Mapleville FD,
401-568-5720 or firstname.lastname@example.org
4 September 2017 - Windsor Locks, Connecticut
15th Annual Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service, 34 Perimeter Rd. Noon - 1 pm. http://tinyurl.com/y8cvqqyn
6 - 10 September 2017 - Burnsville, Minnesota
39th Burnsville Fire Muster. Parade Sept., 9, 11 am, lineup 10 am. Friday, fire truck water display, 6 - 9:30 pm.
7 - 10 September 2017 - Boothbay Harbor, Maine
54th Maine State Federation of Firefighters Convention. Hosted by the Boothbay Region Fire Departments.
Saturday: parade 10 am. Judging 7 - 9 am, registration and lineup 7 - 9:30 am. Fire apparatus demonstration show
1 - 3 pm. Sunday: Muster 8 am. http://tinyurl.com/yaselmq6
8 - 9 September 2017 - Dickson City, Pennsylvania
Eagle Hose Company of Dickson City is celebrating 125 years of volunteer service. We will be conjoining with the
Northeast PA Volunteer Firemen’s Federation to host the 87th Annual Convention. Firemen’s parade Saturday. Watch
our Facebook page for updates http://tinyurl.com/yb6sbr93
9 September 2017 - Milford, Connecticut
Engine 260 Inc., 46th Annual Antique Fire Apparatus Show and Muster. Eisenhower Park, 10 am - 5 pm, 121 North St.
Activities include parade of antique fire apparatus, firefighter competitions, hand pumpers, exhibitions, demos and
firematic flea market. Free admission to the general public. All proceeds benefit Milford Recreation Dept., program for
9 September 2017 - Lutherville, Maryland
Fire Museum of Maryland presents, Honoring Our Heroes. Our salute to fire, police, EMS and military personnel, with
antique fire engine demos and rides. Sponsored by area businesses and the citizens of Baltimore County. A great
way to say “Thank you” to all of our community members in uniform. 10 am - 2 pm. http://tinyurl.com/k4vgrwt
On Facebook http://tinyurl.com/z4m2vuc
9 September 2017 - New Orleans, Louisiana
9/11 Memorial Stair Climb will pay tribute to the 343 firefighters, 70 law enforcement officers, and 9 emergency medical
technicians that made the ultimate sacrifice with their lives. www.neworleansstairclimb.com
9 September 2017 - Frackville, Pennsylvania
Schuylkill Historical Fire Society Annual Antique Muster and Open House. Schuylkill Fire Training Center, 1 Fireman’s
Rd., just off Route 61 and I-81, exit 124. 11 am - 2 pm. Free registration. Parade at 10:45 am, lineup at 10 am from
Schuylkill Mall, exit 124 of I-81. Kids fire engine rides, food vendors, pumping competition, drive a tiller. Rescue demo
at noon. Memorial service at 1:30 pm. Visit us on Facebook http://tinyurl.com/y869urye
Or call the museum 570-462-4400
9 September 2017 - Random Lake, Wisconsin
Silver Creek FD 100th Anniversary. Centennial celebration takes place at the Silver Creek FD, W6566 State Hwy 144,
starting at 10 am, under the Willard and Audrey Schroeder Pavilion. Ceremony 1 pm, music, tours of Flight for Life Med
helicopter 11 am, food, refreshments and kids activities. Free and open to the public. Please watch road signs for any
detours as Highway 144 is under construction. Visit us on Facebook http://tinyurl.com/y8c3c34l
10 September 2017 - Hudson, Ohio
Western Reserve (Cleveland) Fire Museum (Greater Cleveland chapter of SPAAMFAA) and Education Center Annual
Muster, in conjunction with the Hudson FD and the new Hudson Fire Museum. To be held in downtown Hudson (Ohio
SR 91 and SR 303), on the historic downtown Hudson Green. Our muster will feature hand and horse drawn apparatus.
Plans call for hand engines to pump from an antique cistern on the Green. This event is not meant to be a competition
but rather a demonstration of old-time firefighting apparatus. We extend an invitation to all owners of hand engines as
well as antique and not-so-antique fire apparatus to attend. The newly completed Fire Museum will be open.
10 September 2017 - Wheeling, West Virginia
West Virginia Panhandle Pumpers Society Fire Muster. Wheeling Heritage Port, 12th and Water Sts., downtown,
9 am - 3 pm. www.wvppsfire.org
10 September 2017 - Richville, Michigan
Richville FD 125th Anniversary. St. Michael’s Park Groundsand Hall across from fire hall next to the school,
noon - 3 pm. First Safety Program, First Responder, Law Enforcement, old pictures/stories, hot dogs, refreshments,
old and new fire trucks on display. http://tinyurl.com/ya43t737
10 - 16 September 2017 - Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania
Schuylkill County Firefighters Convention. Hosted by the Schuykill Hose Co., #2. http://tinyurl.com/k9rcgnk
11 September 2017 - Jersey City, New Jersey
Annual 9-11 “Tribute in Lights” Photo Shoot. 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 email@example.com Bill Tompkins firstname.lastname@example.org Ron Johnson email@example.com Also please note: this is not open to other photographers or spectators! We appreciate your cooperation in making this event a success.
14 - 16 September 2017 - Briarcliff Manor, New York
Briarcliff Manor FD is hosting the 111th West Chester County VFA Convention. Gala dress parade Saturday.
14 - 16 September 2017 - Wildwood, New Jersey
New Jersey State Firemen’s Convention/EXPO. For registration http://www.njfireexpo.com/fire-expo Parade Saturday
14 - 17 September 2017 - Dover, Delaware
Delaware Volunteer Firefighters Assoc., Conference. Parade Saturday 1 pm. http://tinyurl.com/ybjzz2k7
14 -17 September 2017 - Roscommon, Michigan
35th Annual Michigan Firemen’s Memorial Festival. Roscommon County Fire Training Grounds. Friday: Bright Light
Vehicle Showdown, 7 pm followed by Bright Light Parade. Saturday: 9 am Roscommon Firemen’s Memorial Service,
Parade through downtown 11 am, Extrication competition at noon and Waterball contest 12:30 pm. Antique Fire Truck
display all day! FREE activities for the kids and much more!
For full schedule, map and registration visit www.firemensmemorial.com
15 September 2017 - Peoria, Illinois
Peoria Hgts., FD 100th Anniversary. 10 am a fire truck parade starting at Lake Ave., and running all the way up
Prospect to the Village Hall/Fire Station. At noon until around 4 pm, there will be a firefighter water battle at the fire
station. We’ll also have fire station tours, antique fire trucks, food vendors, drinks and various games available. Bring
the family out and help us celebrate 100 years serving the Village of Peoria Hgts. For fire departments wishing to
enter apparatus in the parade or wanting to enter 3 man teams for water battles. Please see our web site
15 -17 September 2017 - Taftville, Connecticut
The Taftville FD will be hosting the 134th Annual CT State Firefighters Convention. This event is in conjunction with
the 100th Anniversary of the Taftville FD. We are pleased to announce that the Stiller Family 9/11 Never Forget Mobile
Exhibit will be available during the convention. http://tinyurl.com/lfr8gv9
Watch our web site for updates. www.taftvillefire.org/2017convention.html
15 September - 15 October 2017 - Denver, Colorado
Denver Firefighters Museum Exhibit: Hispanic Firefighters of the Denver Fire Dept. Celebrating the contributions of
Hispanic firefighters in the Denver FD. In honor of Hispanic Heritage month. http://tinyurl.com/ybrk83vr
16 September 2017 - Funkstown, Maryland
Funkstown VF Heroes for Cancer Combat Challenge. Opening ceremony 9 am. Heroes compete in the following e
vents: High Rise Pack Carry, Hose Hoist, Victim Rescue and Kaiser Sled. There will be a Junior FF division also.
16 September 2017 - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania National Fire Museum 2nd Firematic Sale and Flea Market, 9 am - 5 pm. 1820 N 4th St., held rain or
shine. Indoor and outdoor spaces available. $15 for an 8 X 8 space, tables and chairs not provided. To reserve a
space call 717-232-8915 Fax 717-232-8916 Or register online http://www.pnfm.org/form-page-1.html Deadline 9/2.
16 September 2017 - Safety Harbor, Florida
Community event sponsored by the city of Safety Harbor Recreation Dept. A fun day for kids of all ages. Come on out
and have fun with the kids as they have an opportunity to operate a hand line from one of the trucks.
17 September 2017 - Westerly, Rhode Island
Westerly Firemen’s Muster. Misquamicut State Beach, noon - 3 pm Facebook http://tinyurl.com/zadcekw
17 September 2017 - Citrus Heights, California
15th Annual Northern CA Fire Equipment and Memorilbilia Swap Meet, 7 am - 1 pm. Sponsored by the Sacramento
Metropolitan Fire District, CA chapter of SPAAMFAA and Pioneer Mutual H & L Society. Free spaces and admission.
Sac Metro Station 21, 7641 Greenback La. Largest fire swap meet on the west coast. Contact Gil 916-408-3710 or
17 September 2017 - Warren, Rhode Island
Rhode Island Antique Fire Apparatus Society, 13th Annual Antique Fire Apparatus and Equipment Show. Burrs Hill
Park, 540 Water St., 10 am - 3 pm. Admission tot he show is free. We will however be collecting new unwrapped toys
that will be distributed to needy families during the holiday season. Display of antique motorized fire apparatus and other
fire memorabilia. Fire Safety Smoke House, Smokey the Bear and Sparky the Fire Dog for the kids. Anyone with an
antique fire apparatus who wishes to display at the show should contact RIAFAS Bill Willet firstname.lastname@example.org for a
registration form. A registration form may also be downloaded http://tinyurl.com/y8fr36qa
Deadline to register is September 3rd. For complete details visit http://tinyurl.com/y8sgaftl
17 - 23 September 2017 - Sparrowbush, New York
Orange County VFA Convention. Parade September 23, 1 pm lineup, step off 2 pm. Parade route Park Ave/Rt 42
and 97 to Main St., to Sparrowbush fire house. https://www.ocvfa.us/2016-parade
19 - 21 September 2017 - Healdsburg, California
California State Firefighter’s Assoc., Conference. Best Western Dry Creek Inn. http://tinyurl.com/mwcjvdu
20 - 23 September 2017 - Penn Hills, Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Fire Convention, hosted by the Penn Hills Fire Departments. Friday, 3 - 11 pm, Fire EXPO. Saturday,
7:30 - 10:30 AM, parade registration, Linton Middle School, 7 - 11 am apparatus judging, Linton Middle School.
Parade starts at 1 pm, St. Bartholomew Parish. For complete schedule and registration visit http://tinyurl.com/gsequq3
22 - 23 September 2017 - Ontario, Canada
Firefest downtown Chatham on King St., 10 am - 4 pm. Canada’s largest show of antique fire apparatus and emergency
23 September 2017 - Lakewood, Colorado
West Metro Family Fire Muster. West Metro’s Fire Rescue Training Center, 3535 S. Kipling St., 10 am - 2 pm. Sorry
23 September 2017 - Newington, Connecticut
Newington VFD 100th Anniversary Parade. Kickoff 4:30 pm on Main St., followed by our celebration activities in Mill
Pond Park from 5 - 10 pm. We would like to cordially invite everyone to join in the celebration. Visit us on Facebook http://tinyurl.com/y8jsfqkb
24 September 2017 - Metamora, Michigan
The Metamora FD will host several other local fire departments in a renewal of an ancient firefighter tradition, Water Ball.
Fire departments from across Lapeer County are expected to attend, as well as other local departments. The event is
paired with the Metamora Fall Festival and will have other attractions for families, live jaws demo, dunk tank, kids games
and raffles. Free admission. For more info call Trevor Vuorenmaa 906-390-0023 or the Metamora FD 810-678-2255.
24 September 2017 - Port Jervis, New York
Port Jervis Tourism Board is hosting an Antique Fire Truck Show, Downtown Port Jervis, 10 am - 5 pm. All fire depart.
and privately owned antique apparatus are welcome. For application 845-858-4000. Contact
email@example.com Please put “Antique Fire Truck Show” in subject line.
28 (Thursday) September 2017 - Kingwood, West Virginia
Preston County Buckwheat Festival Famous Firemen’s Parade. Judging 5 - 7 pm, St. Sebastian Church parking lot.
30 September 2017 - Herculaneum, Missouri
Jeffco Fire Engine Rally, 9 am - 3 pm. Herculaneum Park, 776 Joachin Ave. Parade 9 am. Opening ceremony 10 am.
Displays of apparatus and EMS vehicles, firefighter competitions and demos, air rescue helicopters and numerous
vendor booths. Also many activities for children. FD patch trading and selling available. Food, drink and other
Email Bill Haggard firstname.lastname@example.org
30 September 2017 - Farmville, Virginia
Old Dominion Historical Fire Society Annual Muster. Wilcks Lake Park, 9 am - 3 pm. For more info or to register
30 September 2017 - Wallington, New Jersey
Wallington Park Row Hose Co. 3, Fire Truck Pull. Proceeds to benefit Hose Co. 3, and Tackle Kids Cancer Foundation.
Held rain or shine, 10 am - 5 pm, 125 Main St. 10 people per team $250 per team. Contact email@example.com
30 September 2017 - Freehold, New Jersey
East Freehold FC, 50th Anniversary. Noon - 5 pm, Lake Topanemus aka “The Pond” on Pond Rd.
30 September 2017 - Dallastown, Pennsylvania
Rescue FC #1, 125th Anniversary Celebration and Muster. 50 S. School Place, 8 am - 4 pm. Apparatus Muster, Fire
related Flea Market, food vendors and kids activities. To register apparatus or for vendor space cell Richard Staub
30 September 2017 - Kannapolis, North Carolina
The Kannapolis FD will host a Fire Truck Parade as part of their 100th birthday and annual Open House, 10 am - 3 pm.
Parade will start at 10 am. The route will be long Laureate Way and North Research Campus Dr., between City Hall
and the North Carolina Research Campus. Indoor festivities will be in the Laureate Center at City Hall. Emergency
vehicles, music, entertainment, helicopter and food vendors will be available.
Info contact Maria Bostian firstname.lastname@example.org
30 September - 1 October 2017 - Lititz, Pennsylvania
Mack Day. Location: Gerhart Equipment Co., Inc., 910 Brunnerville Rd. All Mack trucks, buses and fire apparatus
Are invited to attend. Other brand display area available. Public welcome, no entry fee, food available and truck
related vendor area. Info 484-955-0155 or 610-589-4667
1 October 2017 - York, Pennsylvania
4th Annual Fire Muster & Flea Market. Sponsored by the newest SPAAMFAA chapter White Rose Fire Preservation
of York, PA. (Old Fire Farts) Cousler Park, 1060 Church Rd., 8 am - 4 pm. This year the featured apparatus is Seagrave,
but all types of apparatus are welcome. Pumping contests, kids activities, firefighter challenge contest, and plenty of
food trucks. All proceeds go to support the Preservation of Fire History in York County and to our First Responders
1 October 2017 - East Davenport, Iowa
International Fire Museum Annual Muster and Lights and Sirens Parade. Fire truck and emergency vehicles lights and
sirens parade starts at Modern Woodmen Park at 11:30 am, and should be circling the Village of East Davenport about
noon. Great entertainment for the kids. Learn about fire safety, see Sparky the fire dog and enjoy all the antique fire
trucks. Free event but donations to the fire museum are accepted. This family event runs from noon - 4 pm. For more
info call 563-391-6431, 8 - 10 pm. Visit us on Facebook http://tinyurl.com/h6z7jxk
1 October 2017 - Fryeburg, Maine
Firemen’s Muster: dry hose, wet hose, ball squirt and more. Part of Fryeburg Fair, 1154 Main St.
http://tinyurl.com/o9gxo8t Contact Corliss Watson 207-890-7334
7 October 2017 - Ripon, California
27th Annual Emergency Vehicle Display show and Law Enforcement Recruitment Fair. Ripon Community Center
and Park, 334 W. Fourth St., 8 am - 3 pm. Visit us on Facebook http://tinyurl.com/humeh6d
7 October 2017 - Beaumont, Texas
Fire Museum of Texas Fire Prevention and Family Safety Festival. Always held the first Saturday in October. This is
a free event. Activities include safety and health info and giveaways, children’s games and activities, live fire and
technical rescue, EMS and Hazmat demos, free food and drinks. http://tinyurl.com/h2dx2ky
7 October 2017 - Hingham, Massachusetts
Bare Cove Fire Museum Semi-annual Barn Sale. Rain or shine, indoors. Look for building #52 in Bare Cove Park,
45 Bare Cove Dr. 9 am - 2 pm. Lots of items to look through, great prices and a lot of fun. Free admission. Contact email@example.com www.barecovefiremuseum.org/ or on Facebook http://tinyurl.com/y74hbls7
7 - 8 October 2017 - Emmitsburg, Maryland
36th Annual National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend. Every Oct. the Foundation sponsors the official national
tribute to all firefighters who died in the line of duty during the previous year. For a full schedule of events
8 October 2017 - Nationwide
Bells Across America. Fire Departments sounded a series of bells when firefighters died in the line of duty to alert all
members that a comrade had made the ultimate sacrifice. This time-honored tradition continues today during funerals
and memorial services for firefighters. For the 7th year bells will ring coast to coast as a grateful nation pauses to honor
those firefighters who died in 2016 and previous years.
The Nat'l Fallen Firefighters Foundation is asking communities, fire service organizations, and religious organizations
to help us honor our fallen firefightersby participating in Bells Across America for Fallen Firefighters. A moment of
remembrance can occur anytime during Memorial Weekend, October 7 - 8. Fire department representatives are
encouraged to work with their clergy and community leaders to develop an appropriate ceremony.
14 October 2017 - Williamsburg, Michigan
3rd Annual Travers City Area Police and Fire Collectible. Turtle Creek Casino and Hotel, 9 am - 3 pm. Collectors
show for police and fire patches and other related memorabilia. Admission $4. 6 foot tables $20 each, and must be
paid in advance. For more info and reservations contact Dave Sprinkle firstname.lastname@example.org
15 October - Newton, New Jersey
9th Annual Fall Foliage Fire Muster at Sussex County Public SafetyTraining Academy, Hampton Twp., 10 am - 2 pm.
GPS use 114 Morris Turnpike, Newton, NJ. Medivac landing, smoke house trailer and bounce house for kids. Vendor
space available. Contact Lbono@sussex.edu for more details.
17 - 21 October 2017 - Nashville, Tennessee
Fire house EXPO, Music City Center. https://www.firehouseexpo.com
21 October 2017 - Allentown, Pennsylvania
Mack Trucktoberfest. Mack Trucks Historical Museum and Custom Center. Actual address 2402 Lehigh Parkway
South. Note: for GPS use 11 Grammes Rd. http://tinyurl.com/ybvo6qq3
22 October 2017 - Allentown, New Jersey
The New Jersey Fire Museum and Fallen Firefighters Memorial is holding the 2nd Annual Open House, 10 am - 3 pm.
If you missed the first one here’s another opportunity to see this collection. In 2016 the collection had not been seen in
40 years. Location: 4 Polhemustown Rd. The collection has over 60 antiques, contains examples of fire engines
powered by hand, chemical reaction steam, gasoline and diesel fuel. In addition to the fire apparatus, many examples
of tools, art, memorabilia and other items of interest will be on display. http://www.njfiremuseum.org
1 November - 30 December 2017 - Denver, Colorado
Denver Firefighters Museum Exhibit: Collecting Fire Toys. Join us for an exhibit of toys and models inspired by the
firefighting profession. A perfect outing for the holiday season. http://tinyurl.com/ybrk83vr
14 November 2017 - Nashua, New Hampshire
Triple Nickle Fire Memorabilia Auction. St. Philip Greek Orthodox Church, 500 W. Hollis St. http://tinyurl.com/yacyvz9e
7 - 10 February 2018 - Kissimmee, Florida
Florida Antique Bucket Brigade is hosting the SPAAMFAA 2018 Winter Convention. Please watch our web site
17 March 2018 - Peotone, Illinois
6th Annual MABAS 19 Fire Investigators, Fire and Police Swap Meet. Will County Fairgrounds Atrium. Again we will
be offering the same expanded indoor space rental and outdoor area for apparatus viewing and vendors. Anyone
wishing vendor information please contact Pat Holohan email@example.com Cell 815-482-8454 or Jerry Dole
23 - 28 April 2018 - Indianapolis, Indiana
FDIC International Conference. Indiana Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium. For complete schedule
28 April 2018 - Jackson, Michigan
41st Great Lakes International Fire Apparatus Assoc., Swap and Sell. Jackson County Fairgrounds, 200 W. Ganson St.,
8 am - 2 pm. Admission $3. Registration deadline April 13, 2018. After that date tables will be $10 more each.
Web site http://tinyurl.com/janklxq
28 - 29 April 2018 - Allentown, Pennsylvania
Union Historical Fire Society Annual Spring Melt Fire Memorabilia Auction and Flea Market. Agricultural Hall, 302 N.
17th St. For more info visit www.unionhistoricalfiresociety.com
12 May 2018 - Epsom, New Hampshire
2nd Annual Walter Sanborn and John Sawyer Memorial Fire Truck Show. Location: Webster Park. Main entrance
1044 Short Falls Rd., 10 am - 2 pm. The show will be dedicated to the memory of Walter Sanborn and John Sawyer,
both longtime chiefs and vehicle enthusiasts. Please watch our Facebook page for more details as they become
18 - 20 May 2018 - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Lancaster County Firemen’s Assoc., Fire EXPO. Harrisburg Farm show Complex. http://tinyurl.com/cfll9a7
23 June 2018 - Spencer, North Carolina
4th Annual NC Transportation Museum Fire Truck Festival.2017 truck and emergency vehicle count was 94! Details
as they become available. For questions contact June Hall 704-636-2889 ext. 268. http://tinyurl.com/y7wsvv2s
14 July 2018 - Village of Port Lambton, Ontario, Canada
St. Clair Parkway Fire and Safety Awareness Day. Brander Park. Further details to be announced. Email
1 - 4 August 2018 - Pennsauken, New Jersey
Cradle of Liberty Antique Fire Apparatus is hosting the SPAAMFAA 2018 Summer Convention. Muster, Copper River
Park, North Park Dr., and Airport Highway, Pennsauken. Host hotel Holiday Inn, Route 70, Cherry Hill, NJ. Watch our
SPAAMFAA Convention by Mike Villanova. https://youtu.be/7zo2A3FReGc
13 - 14 April 2019 - Allentown, Pennsylvania
Union Historical Fire Society Annual Spring Melt Fire Memorabilia Auction and Flea Market. Agricultural Hall
302 N. 17th St. For more info visit www.unionhistoricalfiresociety.com
27 February - 2 March (tentative dates) 2019 - North Charleston, South Carolina
Palmetto Lowcountry Vintage Fire Apparatus Assoc., is hosting the SPAAMFAA Winter National Convention. Host
hotel Crown Plaza at Tanger Outlet. Details and exact dates TBA.
17 - 20 July 2019 - Jeffersonville, Indiana
Indiana SPAAMFAA chapter, The Pompier, Pump and Playpipe Society of Indiana is pleased to announce
they will be hosting the SPAAMFAA National 2019 Summer Convention. Host hotel, Clarion Hotel, 505 Marriott Dr.,
Clarksville. 812-283-4411 More details coming soon. Visit us on Facebook http://tinyurl.com/zg9mbdu and
June 2020 -
SPAAMFAA Summer National Convention. Hosted by the Massachusetts Antique Fire Apparatus Assoc.
This will be a joint effort with: Berkshire Chapter & the Amoskeag Reserve Engine Co. More details to come.
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