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2024 Beacon Hose Carnival Raffle Winners

Thanks to everyone for their amazing support of Beacon Hose at our 125th anniversary carnival! We have lots more to share soon, but we’re so thrilled with the turnout.

Here are the winners from our raffle. If we haven’t already reached out, we’ll be getting in touch with winners soon. You can also send us a message for details. Congratulations to all the winners!

1) $10,000: Kristin Dehm, Milford (0785)
2) $2,000: Scott Szturma, Beacon Falls (1387)
3) $1,000: Larry Brandolini, Wolcott (1368)
4) $1,000: Mary Anne Holloway, Beacon Falls (0078)
5) $1,000: Justin Granton, Naugatuck (2460)
6) $100: Doug Bousquet, Beacon Falls (0437)
7) $100: Cindy Jurzynski, Beacon Falls (0843)
8) $100: Dina Maggio, Beacon Falls (1562)
9) $100: Sue Mis, Beacon Falls (1627)
10) $100: Mary Lemieux, Oakville (1980)
11) $100: Collin Kearns, Naugatuck (1498)
12) $100: Anna Dutkanicz, Beacon Falls (1352)
13) $100: Carolyn Hart, Beacon Falls (1797)
14) $100: Brian Koskelowski, Seymour (2171)
15) $100: Joe DeGiuseppe, Beacon Falls (0298)
16) $100: Susan Jack, Beacon Falls (1735)
17) $100: Pamela Hayes, Farmington (1314)
18) $100: Samantha Morgan, Waterbury (0307)
19) $100: Will Crossley, Beacon Falls (1582)
20) $100: Ana Mulinski, Beacon Falls (1406)
21) $100: Melissa Antidormi, Derby (2276)
22) $100: Josepha Brusznicki, Beacon Falls (1470)
23) $100: Ginger Betti, Falls Village (0415)
24) $100: Emily Marchetti, Seymour (0681)
25) $100: Patrick O’Sullivan, Hamden (1373)

2024 Carnival Set for June 27-29; Buy $10,000 Raffle Tickets Here

UPDATE: Thank you so much for your support!

Beacon Falls’ biggest party is back to kick off your summer — the 60th annual Beacon Hose Firemen’s Carnival is set for June 27-29, 2024 as we celebrate our department’s 125th anniversary!

You know what’s also back in 2024? Our enormous raffle with $17,000 IN CASH PRIZES, including a $10,000 GRAND PRIZE. Scroll down for more information, including how to buy your ticket.

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BHC Holidays: Tree Sale, Lightings and Parade, Charity Drives, Popcorn Ball Sunday, and Operation Believe

UPDATE: Thanks for your support this holiday season! Happy holidays!

Beacon Hose’s favorite season is chock full of events in 2023. Here’s what’s on tap!


Our longtime tradition of the Christmas tree sale will return to our parking lot on weekends after Thanksgiving. We’ll open up Black Friday, and then we’ll be here Saturdays and Sundays thereafter until we’re sold out. We are open from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. during the sale.

Trees cost $70. As always, we offer custom tree trimming and free delivery to Beacon Falls residents. We also have cemetery boxes for $18 each. Cash, checks, and cards are accepted.

The local Cub Scouts will also sell wreaths (12 inches for $20, 20 inches for $35).

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Thanksgiving Meat-O to Return Nov. 18

UPDATE: Thanks for your support!

Beacon Hose is set to host the latest edition of one of our most popular events: the Thanksgiving Meat-O!

Our Thanksgiving Meat-O night will be Saturday, Nov. 18, from 6-9 p.m. at the firehouse. A $5 admission fee buys you a seat, and we’ll have light refreshments. The features of the night are games of chance to win something special for your Thanksgiving table. We’ll have turkeys, hams, roasts, seafood, raffle baskets, mystery turkeys, and more up for grabs!

We aren’t doing reserved seating, but we do require a head count if you plan on coming. Only those 21 and older are allowed, and the event is BYOB (alcohol is allowed). To give us your head count, please complete the form below, message us on social media, call the firehouse (203-729-1470), or email webmaster@beaconhose.com by Nov. 15.

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Beacon Hose Octoberfest Returns Oct. 14

UPDATE: Thanks for your support!

It’s not Oktoberfest — it’s Beacon Hose Octoberfest, and after a four-year absence, we’re happy to announce that the event is back this fall!

Join us at Beacon Hose on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. for our third Octoberfest. Celebrate some of the year’s best weather with a day filled with good food, drinks, and family fun at our firehouse.

We’ll feature a bunch of the best food vendors in the state, including Not Just Blowin’ Smoke (barbecue), Los Mariachis (Mexican), Szabo’s Seafood (seafood), Pau Pau Pizza Cones (pizza-inspired cones), Meriano’s Cannoli Truck (cannoli), Lucky Dog Food Truck (hot dogs), Valley Nutrition (shakes), and Molly’s Bakery (pretzels, breads, and desserts).

Here’s what else we’ll have:

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