2018 Calendar of Events

(Unless specifically indicated as a CFE activity,
events listed are not sponsored or endorsed by CFE or SPAAMFAA.)

For a comprehensive nationwide listing of musters, parades, and other fire service related special events, check out Anita Ford's Best on the Web

Our regular CFE Meetings include a raffle of items related to our hobby. We've had everything from patches and ball caps to a surplus fire hydrant in the raffle. If you have items you can donate to the raffle, just bring them).
April 15th (Sunday) – CFE Board and General Meeting (San Diego, CA)

Beginning at 9:30 A.M. at San Diego Firehouse Museum, 1572 Columbia Street, San Diego, CA 92101. The museum is located in the Little Italy area of downtown San Diego. Please see page 2 for directions. All members and guests are welcome to attend. As a reminder, please bring items for the raffle. For more information, please contact Duane Kuhlow at 619-871-1625 (cell) or RescueKujo@aol.com. After the meeting we will have a tour of the museum.

May 6th (Sunday) – Southern CA Chapter ATHS Truck Show (Perris, CA)
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. American Truck Historical Society, Southern CA Chapter, 33rd Annual Antique Truck Show and Swap Meet. Orange Empire Railway Museum, 2201 South "A" Street, Perris, CA. Pre-1992 Show vehicle, admission is $20.
Admission for ages 12 and up $7, ages 5-11 $5, under age 5 free. Admission with train & trolly rides for ages 12 and up is $12, ages 5-11 is $8, under age 5 free. For more info visit: www.southernca.aths.orgPre-1992 Show vehicles registration $20.

May 19th (Saturday) – Chino Valley Fire Car Show (Chino Hills, CA)
10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. Chino Valley Fire District will host its annual Classic Car and Bike show at the The Shoppes at Chino Hills. From Highway 71 north or south, take the Grand Avenue off ramp. Coming north turn left. South turn right. Stay to the left as Boys Republic Drive will be a left turn at the first light. Go to the first street on the right then turn right. Either I will be there or the Chino Explorers will be there to assist. For more information, contact Don Beckwith at arffcoach@msn.com or 909-936-0818 (cell).

June – CFE Board and General Meeting (Exact date and location to be determined)

Visit http://www.crownfirecoachent.com/calendar.html for updates.

August 1st - 4th (Wed - Sat) – SPAAMFAA 2018 Summer Convention (Cherry Hill, NJ)
Hosted by the Cradle of Liberty Antique Fire Apparatus Association. Additional information to come. Check on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/CLAFAA/

September – CFE Board and General Meeting (Exact date and location to be determined)

September 22nd (Saturday) – 19th Annual Cruisin’ for a Cure Car Show (Costa Mesa, CA)

Public show hours are 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Rigs need to arrive by 7:00 A.M. Orange County Fairgrounds. The world’s largest one-day charity car show for finding a cure for prostate cancer. Over 3,500 vehicles on display and over 200 vendors and exhibitors, featuring hot rods, classics, trucks, etc. There will be spaces for fire apparatus and there will also be a flag raising ceremony with CFE fire apparatus at the start of the event. Cruising all day. All proceeds to benefit KSK Cancer Center of Irvine. CFE will also present the Brian Dierkens Memorial Award at this event. Contact Mark Bramm at 714-956-4642 or MarkBramm@aol.com if you can display your rig.  Please visit http://www.cruisinforacure.com for more information.

November 3rd (Saturday) – American Heroes Air Show (Lake View Terrace, CA)
9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. at the Hansen Dam Sports Complex, 1170 Foothill Blvd., Pacoima, CA 91331. Helicopter displays and demonstrations by local, county and state law enforcement and fire departments, as well as federal agencies such as U.S. Border Patrol and the U.S. military. Fire apparatus display. For more information, please contact Jim Paules at 818-631-8132 or Jim@heroes-airshow.com, or visit http://www.heroes-airshow.com.

November – CFE Board and General Meeting (Exact date and location to be determined)

Last Update: 2018-04-18