Emergency Services Preparedness Fair

Calendar Date:
Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm

Be prepared

Find out what your community is doing to respond to emergencies and how you and your family can prepare. Join County Response Teams and local vendors at the free, family-friendly EMERGENCY SERVICES PREPAREDNESS FAIR. This event is sponsored by the Emergency Services Division of the Benton County Sheriff's Office. Be prepared, not scared!


When:  Sunday, September 8th, 2019 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Where:  Philomath Frolic and Rodeo grounds, see map below for directions.

Exhibitors:  Government, public safety, community organizations and local businesses will all be on hand. They'll provide important information about community response to emergencies and how you can prepare.*

Demonstrations: Response teams such as the Corvallis Mounted Rescue Unit, Sheriff's Mounted Posse, R3K9 Search and Rescue and other units will be on hand to demonstrate how they respond in an emergency and answer questions.

Kids Activities: Bring the kids! They can pet the Posse horses and 4-H small animals, meet the search and rescue dogs, climb into the Mobile Command Vehicle, and color in the Kids Activity Area. Parents: we ask that you please stay with your child - thanks!

How much does it cost to attend?   Nothing! This event is FREE.

Will food be available?  YES - This event is in conjunction with the "Public Safety Chili Cook-Off located in the beer garden. Check out their Facebook page for all the details by "clicking here".

Stay tuned... More information as the event gets closer!

*Products and services offered at the Fair are provided for information only and do not imply an endorsement by Benton County or the Benton County Sheriff's Office.

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