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Alachua County Fire Rescue "Firefighter For A Day"

  • When: Saturday, March 3, 2018, 10:00 am -  2:00 pm
  • Location: Loften High School, 3000 E. University Ave. Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: Free

This is a community event focused on engaging the local community with the Alachua County Fire Rescue Department (ACFR). This dynamic event will give people of all ages a chance to ask questions and be informed of what their fire department services are and what it has to offer. They will also be able to participate in performing skills and tasks that are done on a daily bases. Multiple units will be on display and there will be Jaws of Life demonstration performed by ACFR crews. Concessions, music and entertainment will also be provided. This event will personally bond the community with its local Fire Department.

Fun and Free for all ages!! Proceeds collected from concessions will be donated to the Loften High School Professional Academies Magnet Fire/EMS Program.