Fire Festival - 2012
Fire Festival - 2011
Date: Saturday, July 9, 2011
Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Location: Occidental Square Park
Occidental Ave S between S Washington St & S Main St
The 2011 Fire Festival was a huge success, with perfect weather and hundreds of visitors
We had over 300 visitors in our Museum at SFD Headquarters during the festival,
and several hundred more on the mall and in the park
We displayed our entire "active" fleet this time, with 18 fire apparatus,
as well as several from the Seattle Fire Department
Photos coming soon!
Things to see and do:
Antique Fire Trucks
Antique fire trucks from the Last Resort Fire Department will be on display in Occidental Park.
Last Resort Fire Department Museum -
at the corner of 2nd Ave. South & South Main St.
The Last Resort Fire Department Museum, located in SFD Headquarters at the corner of 2nd Ave. South & S. Main St, will be open during the Fire Festival on Saturday from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Eight antique rigs will be on display - six belonging to the SFD, and two LRFD rigs, as well as a room full of firefighting artifacts, photos and Seattle Fire Department memorabilia. Members of the Last Resort Fire Department will be on hand to give tours, answer questions, & assist with an "Artifact Hunt for Kids".
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Klondike Gold Rush Adventure
Travel back to 1897 to pan for gold and mount your own expedition with sled dogs into the Yukon goldfields. Located in the Occidental Park plaza.
Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park-Seattle -
at the corner of 2nd Ave. South & South Jackson St
Hours: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Located in Occidental Park.
at 317-3rd Ave South (between Main & Jackson)
Hours: 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle Firefighters Pipes and Drums
The group will be performing in the park at various times during the festival.
Sponsors for the 2011 Fire Festival
Click on individual logos for additional information
Scenes from previous Fire Festivals
~ Last Resort Fire Department ~
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The "Last Resort Fire Department" has participated in
every "Pioneer Square Fire Festival" since the event was
re-established in 1971.
We hope you'll bring the entire family and join us for
a fun-filled day in Pioneer Square - July 9, 2011
We plan to have at least 15 rigs on display - PLUS . . .
. . . Last Resort Fire Department Museum
. . . Vintage law enforcement vehicles
. . . Seattle Metropolitan Police Museum
. . . Klondike Gold Rush activities and displays
. . . Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park-Seattle
. . . Seattle Firefighters Pipes and Drums
. . . Murals by local artists
. . . Face painting
. . . and more
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