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November 1-15 - Santa Visit Lottery Registration Period Begins

Westminster Fire Department has communicated with the elves in the North Pole and Santa and his reindeer are gearing up and excited to visit kids in Westminster December 1-6. If you are interested in receiving a visit, the time to sign up for the Santa visit lottery begins Nov. 1 and closes Nov. 15 at 5 p.m. 

The Santa program, a tradition of the Westminster Fire Department since 1935, includes the arrival of St. Nick on a fire truck, time for kids to let Santa know their Christmas wishes (and take photos), then good boys and girls receive a candy gift as Santa leaves. Visits are scheduled geographically, between 6–8 p.m. from December 1-6. Registration for this program enters households into the lottery system; entries for a Santa visit are ONLY accepted online from 8 a.m., Nov. 1 through 5 p.m., Nov. 15.  

When registering, provide your full name, address, and phone number (reservations cannot be made without complete information, limit one registration per household). Register for a chance at a Santa visit online at http://www.cityofwestminster.us/santa. All complete requests will be entered in the lottery; notification of the lottery results will begin the week of November 18.  For more information call 303-658-4500.

November 6 - First Wednesday 'Brews for a Benefit' at Frolic Brewing Company

Join us at Frolic Brewing Company on the first Wednesday of each month to help support our Westminster Fire and Police Alumni Associations! Ten percent of your purchase from Frolic Brewing Company on the first Wednesday of each month during this time will go toward Westy C.F.I.R.E (Citizens for Fire Department Improvement, Recognition, and Education) and W.C.P.A.A. (Westminster Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association). 

The proceeds from your purchase will be donated from Frolic Brewing Company to Westy C.F.I.R.E. and W.C.P.A.A.A. These  volunteer organizations work to directly support programs and activities for Westminster police and firefighters! Don't miss out on this great opportunity!

November 8 - North Area Fire Academy Graduation

The Fire Department will be celebrating the graduation of our four newly hired firefighter recruits from the North Area Fire Academy Graduation. The graduation ceremony will take place on Fri., Nov. 8 at Riverdale Ridge High School located at 13380 Yosemite St., Thornton, CO 80602 starting at 6:30 p.m. The graduation ceremony will not only feature the graduate representing the Westminster Fire Department, but also graduates representing Adams County Fire Protection District, Brighton Fire Department, North Metro Fire Protection District, South Adams County Fire Protection District, and Thornton Fire Department. 

December 1-6 - Santa Visits in Westminster

Santa and his reindeer are gearing up and excited to visit kids in Westminster Dec. 1-6.  If you are interested in receiving a visit, be sure to sign up for the Santa visit lottery.  The Santa program, a tradition of the Westminster Fire Department since 1935, includes the arrival of St. Nick on a fire truck, time for kids to let Santa know their Christmas wishes (and take photos), then good boys and girls receive a candy gift as Santa leaves.  

Visits are scheduled geographically, between 6–8 p.m. from December 1-6. Registration for this program enters households into the lottery system; entries for a Santa visit are ONLY accepted online from 8 a.m., Nov. 1 through 5 p.m., Nov. 15. When registering, provide your full name, address, and phone number (reservations cannot be made without complete information, limit one registration per household).  Updates and registration information will be posted closer to the event sign up period. For questions, please call 303-658-4500.

December 4 - First Wednesday 'Brews for a Benefit' at Frolic Brewing Company

Join us at Frolic Brewing Company on the first Wednesday of each month to help support our Westminster Fire and Police Alumni Associations! Ten percent of your purchase from Frolic Brewing Company on the first Wednesday of each month during this time will go toward Westy C.F.I.R.E (Citizens for Fire Department Improvement, Recognition, and Education) and W.C.P.A.A. (Westminster Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association). 

The proceeds from your purchase will be donated from Frolic Brewing Company to Westy C.F.I.R.E. and W.C.P.A.A.A.. These  volunteer organizations work to directly support programs and activities for Westminster police and firefighters! Don't miss out on this great opportunity!