Age recommendation: All Ages
Join firemen from around New Jersey for their annual parade!
Their annual convention takes place Sept. 16 - 17 at the Wildwoods Convention Center, but the parade at 2 p.m. Sept. 16 at NJ Avenue and Cresse Road will be followed by fireworks on the beach at Pine Avenue at 9 pm.
The convention attracts thousands of firefighters and their families throughout New Jersey to the island for equipment displays, meetings, seminars, vendors and a parade.
Firetrucks and fire apparatus from around the state will be displayed in the Wildwoods Convention Center parking lots from 8 am - 6 pm Friday and from 8 am - 1 pm Saturday.
The Five Mile Beach Volunteer Firemen's Association will present an expo of fire equipment and vendors of fire related products, often described as the largest exposition of its kind east of the Mississippi, at Fox Park across from the Wildwoods Convention Center also on Friday from 8 am - 6 pm, and Saturday from 8 am - 1 pm.
The Firefighter’s Parade will be held on Saturday at 2 pm along New Jersey Avenue, from Cresse Avenue in Wildwood Crest, proceeding north to 26th Avenue in North Wildwood.