Are you looking for a free family-friendly event with an important message, this weekend? Then you need to head to the Village of East Davenport!

The International Fire Museum and Village of East Davenport are hosting their 6th Annual Fire Muster and Lights and Sirens Parade this Sunday Oct 6!

The Lights and Sirens Parade will begin at Modern Woodmen Park (209 S Gaines St Davenport) at 11:30 a.m. and will proceed to the Village of East Davenport, arriving around noon.

After the parade, from 12-4 p.m. the festivities will continue in the Village of East Davenport. Sparky the fire dog will be mingling with the crowd, along with a bounce house, live music, vendors and food vendors. A Fire Safety House will be on-site to help teach children the importance of fire safety.

While this event is free for the entire family, donations will be accepted for the Fire Museum throughout the day.

Bring the whole family down for this educational and enjoyable event!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.