Fire Prevention Week Events 2019

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Fire Prevention Week Events 2019 – Oakland County – Fire Prevention Week is October 6 through October 12, 2019. Fire departments and communities across Oakland County will hold open houses, demonstrations, and free family fun events that week (and other dates). This list will also include Oakland County Fire Departments’ events that take place outside of the actual dates of Fire Prevention Week.

Fire Prevention Week 2019 theme is – “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!”



Fire Prevention Week Events 2019 Oakland County

Sunday, September 15, 2019 from noon-4p
Southfield Fire Department Events – Southfield Fire Department Open House
Southfield Fire Headquarters (24477 Lahser Road, Southfield, MI)
The event will feature live demonstrations as well as displays including simulated fire suppression, emergency rescue techniques such as repelling, distracted driving simulator and an overview of fire trucks and equipment. The open house will also provide hands-on activities for children from operating a real firehose to experiencing superpower eyesight. Kids can also enjoy face painting, a bounce house and refreshments, including popcorn, sno-cones, cotton candy and more. The event will also include a Flu Vaccination Clinic. Signed consent forms are required as well as insurance card information for those who have it. Alana’s Foundation will cover the cost of the shot for those without insurance. For more information, contact the VNA at 248-967-1440. Call the Southfield Fire Department at 248-796-5620 for more information.

Sunday, September 22, 2019 from noon-4p
Famington Hills Fire Prevention Week Events – FH City Wide Open House
Farmington Hills City Hall (31555 West Eleven Mile Road at the corner of Eleven
Mile and Orchard Lake)
Climb on fire trucks, meet the City’s police dog, fire safety demos, chalk drawing, bouncehouses, raffles and games, and more. For more information about the City-Wide Open House, call the Farmington Hills Fire Department at 248-871-2800. Also, see Public Works Dept, Police Dept & Special Services

Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 10a-2p
Berkley Fire Prevention Week Events – Berkley Fire Department Open House
Berkley Public Safety Building (2395 Twelve Mile Road, Berkley MI 48072)
This annual event features fun for the whole family, including fire safety demonstrations, a bounce house, rock climbing wall, chili cook-off and much more. Children also have the opportunity to meet Sparky the Fire Dog. For more info, call 248-658-3380.

Sunday, October 6, 2019 from noon-3p
Commerce Fire Prevention Week Events – Commerce FD Open House
Richardson Center (1485 Oakley Park Rd, across from Walled Lake Central High School)
The Department hosts an annual Fire Department Open House at the Richardson Center on the first Sunday in October per the fire website. U of M Survival Flight Landing, demoes, fire trucks on display. FREE fire helmets. $1 hot dogs. Kids firefighter obstacle course.

Sunday, Ocotber 6, 2019 from 1-4p
Troy Fire Prevention Week Events – Troy Fire Department Open House
Troy Fire Station #1 – 1019 E Big Beaver, Troy, MI
Troy Fire Station #2 – 5600 Livernois, Troy, MI
Troy Fire Station #3 – 2400 W Big Beaver, Troy, MI
Troy Fire Station #4 – 2013 E Maple, Troy, MI
Troy Fire Station #5 – 6399 John R, Troy, MI
Troy Fire Station #6 – 5901 Coolidge, Troy, MI
Ladder truck rides, practice using a fire extinguisher, operate a working fire hose, try on the fire gear, and meet Sparky the Fire Dog. Firefighters will demonstrate vehicle extractions and help develop an escape plan for your home.

Monday, October 7 through Friday, October 11 from 8a-8p
Northville Fire Prevention Week Events – Fire Department Open House
Northville Fire Department (215 W Main St, Northville, MI 48167)
Firefghters will be on hand between 8a-8p to welcome guests, show the equipment and provide information about how to be safe in the event of a fire.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from 3:30p-7p
Rochester Hills Fire Prevention Week Events – Fire Department Open House
Station #1 (1111 Horizon Ct, Rochester Hills, MI 48309)
Fire Trucks will be on display, vehicle extrication demonstration, fire attack demonstration, fire extinguisher demonstration and more. For more info, visit

Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 10a-2p
Madison Hts Fire Prevention Week Events – Madison Heights Fire Department Open House
Madison Heights Fire Department Station 1 (31313 Brush Street, Madison Heights, MI 48071)
Station Tours, children’s activities, equipment demos, food and refreshments, awesome giveaways and more. Call 248-837-2871 for more info.

Saturday, October 12, 2019 from ?-?
Rochester Hills Fire Prevention Week Events – Fire Prevention Days at Lowe’s
Lowe’s (3277 S Rochester Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48307)
RHFD trucks on display and RHFD Firefighters be talking to residents and customers about smoke alarms, CO alarms and fire extinguishers. For more info, visit

Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 10a-2p
Wixom Fire Prevention Week Events – Wixom Fire Department Open House
Wixom Fire Department (Fire Station Wixom Road, Wixom, MI 48393)
This is a free event. For more info, call 248-624-1055.

Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 1p-4p
Birmingham Fire Prevention Week Events – Fire Department Open House
Adams Fire Station (572, South Adams, Birmingham MI)
The hands-on event offers attendees an opportunity to operate a fire hose and learn about fire safety. Portable fire extinguisher and DTE Arcs and Sparks demonstrations also will take place during the open house. View an EMS and vehicle extrication display, along with HAZMAT apparatus and equipment. The Beaumont One helicopter will also be at the event. Attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions and view the inside of the helicopter. Enter a raffle and enjoy fire house chili at this family-friendly event! For more information, contact the Birmingham Fire Department at 248-530-1906 or visit

Sunday, October 13, 2019 from noon-3p
Clawson Fire Prevention Week Events – Open House
Clawson Fire Department (111 Gardner, Clawson, MI)
All residents are welcome to stop by the open house and talk to the firefighters, as well as see the demonstrations. Enjoy bounce house, cider, and donuts, and more.For more info, call 248-435-4500 ext 114.

This page is intended to be used as a guide. Oakland County Moms does not endorse these events. Oakland County Moms is not responsible for changes to event descriptions, event times or details being altered without notice or cancellations.

See our Events / Things To Do tab for more events, activities and things to do in Oakland County and Metro Detroit Michigan.

More Fire Prevention Week Events 2019 coming soon!

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