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Beacon Hose Enjoys Tremendously Successful Carnival

And so goes into the books yet another Beacon Hose firemen’s carnival — the 55th annual, in fact! We thank each and every one of you who joined us over our three days for your loyal and unwavering support of our department.

For the first time in years, Mother Nature smiled upon us for all three days of the festivities. We enjoyed some of our best turnout and success ever, and it’s all because of people like you. We may be the ones who come save the day, but you’re the ones who make every day a great one in Beacon Falls.

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Poker Run, Steak and Brew Night to Support Convention

Update: Thanks for your support!

To help support the 2015 Upper Valley CSFA Convention and Parade, which we’ll be hosting in September with Citizens’ Engine Co. No. 2, Beacon Hose will host a pair of fundraisers this summer.

There will be a Poker Run for motorcycles and classic cars Sunday, July 12. Registration starts at 11 a.m. at Beacon Hose. Entry fees are $20 per driver and $10 per passenger, and a cash prize will be given out for best hand. Door prizes will also be awarded, and the event ends at the Dark Horse Saloon in Oxford for food and drinks.

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Beacon Hose Observes Memorial Day Weekend

Beacon Hose held its annual Memorial Day weekend ceremonies on Sunday, May 24, to remember the men and women who have died fighting for the United States, as well as our departed members.

The morning started with a breakfast with American Legion Post 25 members at the firehouse, followed by the flag raising ceremony in front of the station and a department photo. Later, Beacon Hose appeared in Seymour’s parade before taking part in Beacon Falls’ ceremony at Veterans Park.

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Skip the Line, Pre-Order Carnival Tickets Here

UPDATE: Online pre-ordering is now closed. Thanks for your support!

For the second straight year, Beacon Hose is offering the opportunity to pre-order carnival tickets so you don’t have to wait in a long line when you arrive!

This year’s carnival will be held from June 11-13, with live entertainment, great food, cold beer, exciting rides, raffles and lots of fun. (Click here to see the entertainment we have on tap.) We’ll be open Thursday from 6-10 p.m., Friday from 6-11 p.m. and Saturday from 3 p.m.-midnight. Our parade is set for 6 p.m. on Saturday along Main Street, from Route 42 to the firehouse. Click here to join our Facebook event page for the latest updates.

There’s no admission fee to come visit us. We sell tickets for food and rides.

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Lobster/Steak/Chicken Dinner Set For Memorial Day Weekend

Update: Thanks for your support!

Beacon Hose will host its annual lobster/steak/chicken dinner fundraiser, but this year it’s going to be on Memorial Day weekend!

The takeout-only dinner will be Friday, May 22 from 5-6:30 p.m. There are four pickup times: 5 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Dinners available include single lobsters ($20), twin lobsters ($29), rib eye steak ($17) and half roasted chicken ($15), and all include a baked potato and salad.

All orders must be placed by calling the firehouse (203-729-1470) by May 18. Beacon Hose appreciates your support!