Category Archives: Events

BHC to Co-Host Homemade Chili, Beer, Wine Contest

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Beacon Hose will team up with the Beacon Falls Rotary Club to co-host the first “Best Grapes and Hopes in the Valley … with a Little Spice” event on Saturday, Feb. 6, from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at the St. Michael’s Church lyceum.

The event is a competition for homemade wine, home-brewed beer and homemade chili. The entry fee varies with each competition — it’s $10 for the chili contest, which Beacon Hose is hosting. Tickets to attend the event are $20 each and are available at the firehouse, among other locations.

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Beacon Hose’s Annual Christmas Tree Sale Spans Four Weekends

Update: Our stock of trees is sold out. Thanks for your support! Merry Christmas!

The annual tradition that is Beacon Hose helping our neighbors celebrate Christmas is returning once again to the firehouse with the start of our Christmas tree sales!

The sale will begin the weekend after Thanksgiving (Nov. 28-29) and continue every Saturday and Sunday until Christmas (or until we sell out of trees, which we did on our fifth day of sales last year). We’ll be at the firehouse each day of the sale from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

The fresh-cut trees cost $45 each, and free delivery is available to all Beacon Falls residents. Those who would like to buy a Christmas tree without leaving their own home can also call the firehouse at (203) 729-1470 during any of the sale hours.

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Bring Santa Home, Christmas Tree Lighting Both Dec. 12

Update: Thanks for your support! Merry Christmas!

One of Beacon Hose’s most rewarding events is coming back again on Saturday, Dec. 12 — yep, it’s our Bring Santa Home campaign!

Those interested in having Santa Claus visit your home in a firetruck should email us at bringsantahome@beaconhose.com or give one of our co-chairs a call — Jackie Fitzpatrick at (203) 560-0090 or Taylor Docimo at (203) 490-5987 — to set it up. They’ll give you all the secret details. We’d like you to make the arrangements ASAP, but the deadline is Dec. 11.

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Thanksgiving Meat-O Night Returns to Beacon Hose on Nov. 21

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Beacon Hose’s holiday Meat-O events have become awfully popular over the last year and a half … so we’re bringing it back for Thanksgiving!

Our Thanksgiving Meat-O Night will be Saturday, Nov. 21, from 6-9 p.m. at the firehouse. A $5 admission fee includes dinner and one drink ticket. The features of the night are games of chance to win something special for your Thanksgiving table. We’ll have turkeys, hams, roasts, seafood and more up for grabs!

Reservations are a must if you want to attend the event. To reserve seats, please call the firehouse at 203-729-1470 or email gretchen@beaconhose.com before Nov. 18.

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Cow Chip Raffle, Country Breakfast Set for Nov. 15

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Beacon Hose will host its second annual Cow Chip Raffle and Country Breakfast fundraiser on Sunday, Nov. 15, starting at 8 a.m. at the firehouse.

The raffle will begin at 12:30 p.m. in the firehouse parking lot. Tickets are $5 each. They will be available up until the time of the drawing, although they are limited and could sell out. Tickets are available at the firehouse, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. daily. They will also be on sale the day of the event, as well as at the Beacon-Holio Cornhole Tournament on Nov. 7.

The top raffle prize will be $500, followed by four prizes of $50 each. The winner will not need to be present — although it will be a fun day!

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