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Kannapolis Fire Department to celebrate 100th birthday

Source: City of Kannapolis Source: City of Kannapolis
Source: City of Kannapolis Source: City of Kannapolis
Source: City of Kannapolis Source: City of Kannapolis
KANNAPOLIS, NC (WBTV) -

Everyone loves a parade and everyone loves fire trucks so you will love the Fire Truck Parade coming to Kannapolis on Saturday.

To celebrate the 100th birthday of the Kannapolis Fire Department the city is holding a parade at 10:00 am on October 1. 

After the parade the celebration will continue with an Open House at Kannapolis City Hall, 401 Laureate Way.

There will be a Quiet Time Touch-A-Truck with no lights and sirens. There will be concessions, fun children’s activities, music and a special birthday ceremony at noon.

You can vote on your favorite truck from the parade and awards will be presented to the winners at 2:30 p.m.

The parade will begin at the intersection of Laureate Way and Biotechnology Lane and continue down Laureate Way to N. Research Campus Drive.

If you are a fire department or an individual with a fire truck who would like to participate in the parade contact Kirk Beard at 704-920-4272, or kbeard@kannapolisnc.gov.

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