Firefighters to muster in Milford for fun family event Saturday

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MILFORD – On Saturday, September 12, the 44th Annual Antique Fire Apparatus Show and Muster will be held from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Eisenhower Park located off Route 121 (North Street) in Milford .

Activities include a motorcade of more than 50 fire apparatus that will travel from the Liberty Rock Shopping Plaza at 589 Bridgeport Avenue to Meadowside Road, through Milford Center onto North Street, and ending at Eisenhower Park. The motorcade will begin at 9 a.m. and arrive at approximately 9:45 a.m. at the park.

Children can be a “Firefighter for the Day” and can put on a helmet and handle a real fire hose. An interactive fire prevention trailer will be on site and firefighters will teach children about smoke alarms and how to get out of a burning home.

Fire apparatus and firefighter teams will be competing against each other, showing off their skills and battling for the first place trophy in eight different competitions.

Free admisssion and proceeds from the refreshment area will be donated to the Milford Recreation Department program for children with special needs.

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