NORTHPORT – Maine firefighters are coming to waldo county for their annual convention.
The 52nd annual Maine State Federation of Firefighters Convention begins today at Point Lookout in Northport. It will continue throughout the weekend.
Bill Gillespie, chairman of the 2015 firefighters convention says it’s a full weekend in Waldo County. “On Saturday we’ll start right off with a parade in the city of Belfast. After that we’ll have a 9/11 memorial service at 1 o’ clock, then we’ll go at 4 o’ clock for our banquet which will basically give out plaques and trophies to anyone who participated in the parade that won in certain categories, that evening we’ll have a dance to kind of end the evening, then Sunday morning, right up with a fireman’s muster.”
For more information on the convention visit HERE.