Vancouver firefighters union plans ‘Fire in the Park’ event



The Vancouver Fire Fighters Union Local 18 will host the fifth annual Fire in the Park at Esther Short Park on Saturday, July 20. The event will raise money for Share and the hungry and homeless in Clark County.

Event activities include a firefighter competition, a chili cook-off, a kid’s zone featuring Home Depot’s Kids Workshop, Northwest Regional Fire Pipe and Drum Bands, fire apparatus display, and featured bands High Point and One of A Kind Drumline.

Space is still available to compete in the chili cook-off. Chili is $1 per tasting cup, and all proceeds benefit Share.

The event is free and open to the public and will run from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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