2021 Convention

Schedule of Events

Sunday July 11

3:00p Memorial Service

First Christian Church (512 2nd St Brownsville, PA 15417)

5:00p Past Presidents' Banquet (social hour)

6:00p Dinner is served.

Brownsville Sons of Italy Lodge (16 Race St Brownsville, PA 15417)

See below for RSVP to the Banquet.

These two locations are adjacent to each other. You can park in either the church lot or the Sons of Italy lot and be within walking distance for both events.


Events Monday through Thursday will be held at South Brownsville VFD on Water Street.

Events Friday & Saturday will be downtown, located a Snowdon Square & the Cast Iron Amphitheater.


Monday July 12

5:30p Registration begins

6:00p Bucket Brigade Competition

7:30p Childrens Bucket Brigade


Tuesday July 13

5:30p Registration begins

6:00p Truck Pull & Tug of War Competition


Wednesday July 14

5:30p Registration begins

6:00p Stationary Hose Lay Competition

7:30p Children's Battle of the Barrel


Thursday July 15

5:30p Registration begins

6:00p Forcible Entry & Gear Scramble Competition

Friday July 16

5:30p Registration begins

6:00p Battle of the Barrel Competition

9:00p Live Band -- Hollow Point (until around midnight)


Saturday July 17

10:00a Annual Meeting

Brownsville Son's of Italy (16 Race Street Brownsville)

10:00a Vender Booths Open in Snowdon Square

11:00a Live Entertainment at Cast Iron Amphitheatre TBD: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

12:00p Lunch & Election of new association officers

1:00p Meeting reorganized, Swearing in of New Officers

3:00p Live Entertainment at Cast Iron Amphitheatre

3:00p Parade: Line up at SBVFD

4:00p Parade starts

6:00p Trophy Presentation

7:00p Live Entertainment at Cast Iron Amphitheatre by "Straight Shooter" w. special guest "Whiskey Business"

Fireworks at dusk.

Convention Booklet Sponsorship Information

To obtain sponsorship information or to place an ad in the convention booklet, please stay tuned for information. The details are being worked out currently.

Until then, please see below link to receive booklet sponsorship information.

CLICK HERE for Convention Booklet Ad


Convention Booklet questions should be directed to Richard Black by calling 724-880-0318 or email rblack@bfco1.org

Past Presidents Banquet Information

The link below is for the Past Presidents Banquet.

CLICK HERE for Banquet Invitation & RSVP


Banquet questions should be directed to Jack Lawver by calling 724-323-4850 or email jacklawver@mlaker.com