6th Annual Farmington & Avon Volunteer Fire Departments
Cars, Vendors, Spectators Wanted for October 26 Event
In their continued efforts to raise money to maintain the live fire training facility in Farmington, the Avon Volunteer Fire Department and Town of Farmington Fire Departments are planning a car show. The event will take place on Saturday, October 26, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 1690 New Britain Avenue in Farmington.
Show cars owners and spectators are encouraged to make a donation. All show cars are welcome – antique, classic, sports, and muscle, and there is no cut off year. Donations are appreciated. There will be food, a 50/50 raffle, show car door prizes, and antique and modern fire apparatus displays. Alcohol and pets are not allowed on the premises. For more information or to preregister a car or become a vendor, please call (860) 675-2534.
“Proceeds from the event will be used to maintain the Live Fire Training Facility for firefighters who serve and protect the Towns of Farmington and Avon,” says Jamie DiPace, Avon Fire Marshal. “Every dollar helps and we hope to see a great crowd at the car show.”
For those unable to attend, donations may be made via check made out to the Avon Volunteer Fire Department and mailed to the AVFD at 25 Darling Drive in Avon, CT 06001 or via credit card through the AVFD website at www.avonvfd.org.