Seen here at LAFD’s Wildfire Day 2018, Smokey Bear, Elroy the Elk, Sparky the Fire Dog and the Easter Bunny may attend Wildfire Day 2019 Saturday, April 20 at Ashley Pond Park. Courtesy/LAFD
The Los Alamos Fire Department (LAFD) is seeking vendors interested in hosting food or other informational booths at Wildfire Day 2019, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 20 at Ashley Pond Park.
Wildfire Day is a fun event for the entire family with Easter Egg hunt, bicycle safety course, LAPD bomb truck, public safety vehicles, Smokey Bear, Sparky the Fire Dog and much more.
Wildfire Day is a community event geared toward educating the community on becoming a Fire Adapted Community.
Central Avenue will be closed from Oppenheimer to 20th Street by 8 a.m. April 20 and vendors may begin setting up booths along the street. Interested vendors can stop by the Parks, Recreation and Open Space (PROS) Division’s administrative office at the Aquatic Center to complete a permit for a booth, or download the permit form on the County’s website under the link “Doing Business” and “Vendor Permits” link at https://www.losalamosnm.us/cms/one.aspx?pageId=7471419.
Vendors with questions can contact LAFD by sending an email to event coordinator Marisol Padilla at firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 505.662.8317. All vendor permits and payments must be received by the PROS Division Office by 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 17.