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Caldwell Fireman's Festival
From July 24, 2014 6:30 pm until July 26, 2014 10:00 pm Save to calendar
Posted by Becky
Categories: Fairs and Festivals
The Caldwell Fire Company will be holding its 62nd annual Fireman’s Festival. It will kick off Thursday, July 24th, with the 4-H parade starting at 6:30 pm. Friday( July 25) highlights wil include: a 5-K run at 7:00pm. ( Anyone Interested should contact Dugan Hill at 509-0683 or 732-283 and a COOL CASH drawing at 10:00pm. Tickets for this drawing can be purchased at any one of our Fireman’s stands.
The BIG Cool Cash drawing on Saturday will take place at 9:30 PM. The Cool Cash tickets must be purchased at our Fireman’s stands in order for you to be entered into the drawing to win. If your business would like to purchase a sponsorship or donate merchandise please contact Scott Stritz at 740-509-1186.The rides will be presented by our NEW amusement company, Cromer United Amusements. Rides will open at 6:00pm on all three nights and the Saturday Matinee will open at 1:00pm and end at 4:00pm. Arm bands will only be available for Thursday and the Saturday Matinee. ****The child for who the arm band is to go on is to be present when purchased**** Ticket booths will be open at the following times: Thursday night 5:30pm, Friday night 5:00pm, and Saturday night 5:00pm. The Saturday Matinee will open at 12:30.
**Parade Info** Saturday July 26th, starting at 6:00pm will be the crowd favorite. The Fireman’s Parade. Line up and last minute registration for the parade is at the South Gate of the Fairgrounds (by Mc Donald’s and the Community Center) starting at 4:00pm. You cannot enter the North entrance to register. To enter this year’s parade, Parade Chairman Joey Wheeler along with Ryan Starr has set up a parade link at www.caldwellfire.com. Click on the link and you will be able to submit your information and a number will be assigned. There is another link on the home page as well that you can click that will show the parade line up. When you arrive at the fairgrounds, let the registrar know the number and you will be shown to your spot.As always there will be plenty of good food and games. A variety from hamburgers, sloppy joes, hot ham and cheese, kielbasa, bahama mama sausage, ice cold lemonade, pizza, ice cream, popcorn and other food items will be available. Stop by our bingo tent, 5 card stud, hi-lo table, Fireman’s Joes and the kiddy casino and take your chances.
Anyone interested in helping in any of our stands, please call your fireman.The Caldwell Fire Company would like to thank all the volunteers and sponsors for their contributions. Any questions or other info you can contact Chairman Jason Niswonger @ 740-732-5840. Questions concerning the parade should be directed to Parade Chairman Joey Wheeler @ 740-581-8800.