Cripple Creek Donkey Derby Days

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Cripple Creek Donkey Derby Days 2017 Cripple Creek Fire Department participated in the city’s annual Donkey Derby Days on June 24th, 2017. Festivities in the mountain, mining town included a pancake breakfast at the firehouse hosted by the local Elks Club, a blood drive, donkey races, live entertainment and a parade down Bennett Avenue. Cripple Creek runs with a paid …

Making the 2018 Colorado Firefighter Calendar

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Making the 2018 Colorado Firefighter Calendar Despite the chilly weather and light rain, the 2018 Colorado Firefighter Calendar held a photo shoot at the West Metro Fire Training Facility on June 23rd, 2017. A half- dozen firefighters oiled up to pose for photographer Tony Clapp and his team using water, fire, smoke and foam to make some awesome images. Firefighters from …

Arvada Youth Fire Academy 2017

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Arvada Youth Fire Academy Arvada Fire Protection District hosted the annual Youth Fire Academy, three days from June 20th to 22nd, 2017 at the Arvada Fire Training Center. 32 youth were able to learn about being a firefighter, search & rescue, medical, go up in Tower 56, view Flight for Life and much more. More photos go to: Arvada Youth …

Foothills Pancake Breakfast 2017

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Foothills Annual Pancake Breakfast Foothills Fire Protection District held their annual pancake breakfast at the Lookout Mountain Fire Station at 67 S. Lookout Mountain Road on June 4th, 2017. Children of all ages came out to meet Smokey the Bear, view the fire engines on display, fire truck rides, pony rides, try on bunker gear, the silent auction, and more. …

Fairmount Station 32 Open House 2017

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Annual Station 32 Open House Fairmount Fire Protection District held their annual Open House at Station 32 at 18208 W. 58th Dr. on June 3rd, 2017. The community open house gave local residents the chance to meet with firefighters, view fire apparatus that were on display, fire station tours, view the home fire & sprinkler (side by side) burn demonstration, …

Mountain Communities Pancake Breakfast

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Pancake Breakfast 2017 The Mountain Communities Volunteer Fire Department held their Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast at Station 2 in West Creek on May 29th, 2017. The community came out in force to meet with firefighters, enjoy breakfast and check out their new 1989 Pierce Dash pumper, acquired from the Black Forest Fire Protection District.

Inter-Canyon Open Houses

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Inter-Canyon Open Houses 2017 Inter-Canyon Fire Protection District held open houses at Station 4 in Deer Creek Mesa and Station 5 in Hilldale Pines on May 21st, 2017. The open houses gave local residents the chance to meet with firefighters, learn more about the department and pick up a membership application. Open houses were previously held at Stations 1, 2 …

Brighton Fire Safety Fair 2017

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Brighton Fire Safety Fair Brighton Fire Rescue District held their annual Safety Fair in the parking lot of the Prairie Center on May 20th, 2017. The community came out in force to meet with firefighters, check out the displays and learn many valuable safety tips. The Adams County Sheriff’s Office, Brighton Police Department, Colorado State Patrol, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, …

Colorado Firefighter Calendar Tryouts 2018

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Colorado Firefighter Calendar Tryouts The 2018 Colorado Firefighter Calendar Celebrity Judging Event was held at the EXDO Event Center on May 13th, 2017. Approximately 20 firefighters vied for a coveted spot in the beefcake style calendar. This year firefighters from Arvada, Bennett, Boulder, Brighton, Clear Creek, Cunningham, Eagle River, Fountain, Fowler, Lake Dillon, Platte Canyon, Platteville – Gilcrest, South Adams …

Donald Wescott Safety Fair

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Wescott Safety Fair 2017 Donald Wescott Fire Protection District held their annual Safety Fair at Station 1 in Gleneagle on May 13th, 2017. The festivities included safety information, static displays, fire engine rides and lunch. The Colorado State Patrol, El Paso County Sheriff, Flight for Life and Memorial Star were among the other agencies who participated in the event.

Falcon Station 4 Dedication

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Falcon Station 4 Dedication Falcon Fire Protection District held a grand opening for their newest station at Station 4 2710 Capitol Drive on May 13th, 2017, and was officially placed into service after a short ceremony. The community was invited to tour the new facility and check out the static displays behind the building. A donation lunch was provider by Boy Scout …

Federal Heights Pancake Breakfast 2017

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Federal Heights Pancake Breakfast 2017 Federal Heights Fire Department held their annual pancake breakfast on May 13th, 2017 at the Station 40. The local community came out to enjoy breakfast, learn about fire safety, meet with firefighters, tour the apparatus, Adams County Fire Rescue and the Federal Heights Police Department also were on hand.

AirLife Memorial EMS Muster 2017

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AirLife Memorial EMS Muster The 20th Annual AirLife Memorial Run/Walk and EMS Celebration was held May 13th, 2017 at Hudson Gardens & Event Center in Littleton, benefiting the Friends of AirLife. The event included a 5k/10k, 5k walk and the kids fun run, a EMS, fire and police muster with emergency vehicles on display, numerous activities including the EMS Volleyball …

Warren Tech Training Burn

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Warren Tech Training Burn Warren Tech in Lakewood hosted a live burn event on May 9th, 2017, that brought students from the Fire Academy, Law Enforcement and Forensic Sciences out to put what they have learned over the course of the year about firefighting, evidence preservation and gathering and forensic science to practical use. Fire Department partners Mark Campbell, Denver Fire …

Berthoud Station 2 Open House

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Berthoud Station 2 Open House The Berthoud Fire Protection District held an open house at Station 2 (4014 County Road 8) on May 6th, 2017. The community came out in force to enjoy a free lunch, meet with firefighters, check out the apparatus, and AirLife was also on hand. The also department dedicated its new Engine 2, a 2017 Rosenbauer …

Doors Open Denver 2017

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Doors Open Denver 2017 Denver Fire Department participated in the 2017 Doors Open Denver program on April 29th and 30th, 2017. Stations 3, 14, and 18 were among the sixty eight sites open to the public for the annual two-day event that allows residents and visitors to explore some of city’s unique, historic, and artistic buildings. Station 3, at 2500 …