There are a ton of Sant Fire Trucks coming to town! Below are the dates in the DC Area! Huge thanks to Instagram folks for sharing a lot of these links with me!!
Santa Fire Trucks Table of Contents
Northern Virginia Santa Fire Trucks
Past: December 10 - Fairlington
City of Falls Church Santa Fire Trucks
- December 8 - 16, 2023: The Santa Mobile is the most brightly lit fire trucks I've seen! Santa's helpers will have candy canes for kiddos and dog biscuits! See the Falls Church Fire Departments' website for the different routes.
Fairfax County Santa Fire Trucks
- Burke Volunteer Fire Department: Details are not up yet (as of 11/19/23) for their Santa Runs but there's a link on their website to check out https://bvfrd.org/santa/ and Breakfast with Santa will be on Saturday, September 9th from 8 - 11 AM. Price is $6 for kids and $14 for adults.
- McLean Volunteer Fire Department: Santa and an Antique Fire Engine will be out nightly starting at 5 PM from December 2 - 23, 2023. Check out their website for more details and a Santa Tracker!
- Vienna Volunteer Fire Department: Waiting on 2023 dates but Santa was out December 13 - 19 last year! Maps of the areas and times on their website and Twitter.
Maryland Santa Fire Trucks
- Glen Echo
- No details yet for 2023 but here is 2022's Schedule: Fire Department schedule here.
- Gaithersburg: December 3-18 Google map here.
- Rockville: December 7 - 24 Fire Department Facebook schedule.
- Kensington: December 15-24 Fire Department Facebook schedule.
- Takoma Park: I heard from someone that they might have one but I cannot find advanced info on their Facebook page for this year.
- Hyattsville And University Park December 10 - 11
Washington, D.C. Santa Fire Trucks
Unfortunately, I couldn't find anything definitive with DC Fire and EMS but I found a tweet from last December 2021 that Santa was in the Palisades neighborhood during the day. I will update if I find an advanced schedule!
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