The Association’s Annual Picnic and Memorial Service honoring our departed members will be held on Saturday, September 13th at Fort Hunt Park, Alexandria Virginia.
Map and directions will also be posted on FCFRRA web site. Fort Hunt Park is located on the George Washington Memorial Parkway between Alexandria, Virginia and the Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens. Address 8999 Fort Hunt Road Alexandria, VA 22308 Tel. 202- 439 - 7325. From Old Town Alexandria drive south on Washington Street and continue on the George Washington Memorial Parkway. Take the exit for Fort Hunt Park and follow signs into the park. From Mount Vernon drive north on the George Washington Memorial Parkway, Take the exit for Fort Hunt Park and follow signs into the park.
Fellowship and guests arrival will be from 11:30am to 1:00pm. The Memorial Service will open with the Presentation of Colors by the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Honor Guard at 1:00 PM. Service will also include selections performed by the Northern Virginia Firefighters Emerald Society Pipe Band. We request that everyone be in their seats prior to 1:00 PM so as not to interrupt this solemn event. At the conclusion of the Memorial Service please enjoy a completely catered meal. Soft drinks, beer, wine and water will also be available.
Because this is a catered event, prepayment is required and must be made no later than Friday, September 6th. We are accepting payment now. Please include the number of guest that will be attending. Checks should be made out to FCFRRA and mailed to FCFRRA P.O. Box 2301 Fairfax Virginia 22031.
The cost will be:
Age 13 and older (adult): $20.00
Age 6 – 12 (youth): $ 7.50
Age 5 & younger (child): Free
Please specify the age group when making your reservation.
We are really hoping for a great turnout. It is a wonderful time for our members, families and friends to get together. We are looking forward to see you on September 13th.