Fire Truck Parade

Dane County
Sunday, October 9, 2022

Fun for the whole family! Join the Dane County Fire Chiefs and Madison Fire Department on State Street for the annual Dane County Fire Truck Parade! Downtown partners will host special family activities at the Top of State and after the parade, fire trucks from across Dane County will be on display along the Capitol Square. This wholesome family event, running for over 20 years, is a safe and fun way to enjoy downtown. Stick around after the parade to enjoy fire sales and firehouse specials at select businesses on State St.

  • The parade starts at 1p on State Street & ends on Capitol Square!

  • Scavenger hunt of fire safety items found in downtown businesses.

  • Activities for families at the top of State Street from 1-3p.

  • A fire themed downtown StoryWalk starts (and is posted for a month).

  • Fiery food and spicy drink specials and hot shopping deals all day.

Follow along with all the fun on Facebook.

Brought to you by the Dane County Fire Chiefs Association and the City of Madison Fire Department.

Not able to come to the Parade? The Downtown StoryWalk for the fall is fire safety themed and a special way to explore downtown and to learn about Fire Prevention.The Story posts on this day and is up for one month.

2022 Schedule

October 9

  • 12 - 2p Family Activites at the Top of State
  • 1p Fire Truck Parade
  • All Day Shopping Specials