Fire Prevention Week Events 2017 – Oakland County – Fire Prevention Week is October 8 through October 14, 2017. 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 2017 theme is – “Every Second Counts. Plan 2 Ways Out”
Fire Prevention Week Events 2017 Oakland County
Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 10a-4p
Southfield Fire Department Events – Southfield Fire Department Open House
Southfield Fire Headquarters (24477 Lahser Road, Southfield, MI)
The event will feature live demonstrations and 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 food for the whole family, including hamburgers, hotdogs, popcorn, sno-cones and cotton candy. All activities and refreshments are FREE and no registration is required. Call the Southfield Fire Department at 248-796-5620 for more information.
Saturday, September 23, 2017 from noon-4p
Farmington Hills Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Prevention Open House
Farmington Hills Fire Department (31455 W. Eleven Mile, Farmington Hills, MI)
“Sparky”, fire trucks, smoke alarms, fire fighter dressup, and more. For more information about the Fire Prevention Open House, call the Farmington Hills Fire Department at 248-871-2800.
Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 1p-5p
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 1, 2017 from noon-4p
Bloomfield Township Fire Prevention Week Events – Open House
Township Campus (Telegraph S of Long Lake Rd)
This year’s Open House is shaping up to be the biggest yet with even more activities and exhibits than in past years including more events at the Bloomfield Hills High School. The Bloomfield Township Public Library also will hold activities that day and have a booth at the Open House. For more info, call 248-433-7745.
Sunday, October 1, 2017 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 www.commercetwp.com/fire website.
Friday, October 6, 2017 from 7p-9p
Rochester Hills Fire Prevention Week Events – Emergency Vehicle Apparatus Display
Meijer Parking Lot (3175, S. Rochester Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48307)
See the Rochester Hills fire trucks and emergency vehicles at the Meijer parking lot on the corner of Avon Rd & Rochester Rd!
Saturday, October 7, 2017 from noon-4p
Oakland Twp Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Department Open House
Oakland Twp Station #2 (1888 Rochester Road (Corner of Stoney Creek Rd & Rochester Rd)
All OTFD trucks will be on display, there will be equipment demonstrations, kids activities and refreshments
Sunday, Ocotber 8, 2017 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
Meet your Troy MI Firefighters.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 from 5p-8p
Rochester Hills Fire Prevention Week Events – Rochester Hills Fire Department Open House
Station #1 (1111 Horizon Ct, Rochester Hills, MI 48309)
Meet your local Rochester Hills firefighters. This year the Rochester Hills Fire Department is providing bike helmets to kids for FREE (parents must be present). Any family can stop by the open house to take advantage of this safety offer.
Saturday, October 14, 2017 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 248-530-1900 or visit www.bhamgov.org/fire.
Saturday, October 14, 2017 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 14, 2017 from 11a-2p
Royal Oak Fire Prevention Week Events – Fire Department Open House
Royal Oak Fire Department (215 E. Sixth Street)
Join the Fire Fighters at their annual Open House. This year the firefighters are adding a “Junior Fire Fighter Challenge” obstacle course and a BINGO game to other fun activities like using a real fire hose, eating ice cream from a fire truck, watching an extrication demonstration and playing in a bounce house.
Sunday, October 15, 2017 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. For more info, call 248-435-4500 ext 114.
Sunday, October 15, 2017 from noon-3p
Rochester Fire Prevention Week Events – Fire Prevention Open House
City of Rochester Fire Department (277 E. Second St., Rochester, MI 48307)
The Rochester Fire Department Open House will feature a rescue demonstration including vehicle extraction and rope rescue from heights, a Superior Air Ambulance helicopter landing, free hot dogs, free cider and donuts, free popcorn. Fire truck and rescue equipment will be on display. Call 248-651-4470 for more info.
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.
More Fire Prevention Week Events 2017 coming soon!