Starts at 2PM with food trucks, kids activities, music and more…
2:00pm-5:30pm The fire station will be open for visitors to tour and ask questions about out 9/11 Memorial. We will have some kids activities and food trucks at the fire station.
6:00pm 9/11 Memorial Program begins. Retired FDNY Lt. Joe Torrillo will give us an account of being trapped twice in the collapse of the World Trade Center. Bring lawn chairs for the program.
8:00pm following the program there will be a emergency vehicle procession around the lake. We will leave the fire station and travel down Main Ave to South Shore Dr and follow South Shore Dr around the lake coming back into Clear Lake on North Shore Dr. back to the fire station. This will be a solemn parade with lights only no sirens with the exception of our 1924 Aherns Fox which will lead the parade and sound its bell and que siren to let people know we are coming.
What do you need to know:
This is a day to remember what happened 20 years ago. We want people especially young people to ask questions and be informed about what happened to us 20 years ago. We will have kids activities so please bring your kids and we challenge everyone to not only visit the fire station and activities but also go out and see and touch the memorial steel from the World Trade Center