EVENT: St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 18, 2012

St. Patrick’s Day Parade, March 18, 11 am start, Howe and Drake to Howe and Georgia then Georgia to Granville. We’ll be there! Use the hashtag #VFRSBand to tweet your pictures or video of us and we’ll try to share them on this site.


NEWS: We’re back!

Summer’s over, and we’re happy to be back!


VIDEO: blogs about the 125th Anniversary blogged about the Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services’ 125th Anniversary Celebration in Gastown on June 12, 2011. Here is their post, along with a YouTube video of the ceremony, including the firefighters band leading everyone in O Canada.


VIDEO: Pictures and Music of the 125th Anniversary of the VFRS

Video/musical recap of the Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services celebration of their 125th Anniversary event in Gastown, Vancouver. Fire departments from around Metro Vancouver and from Victoria sent their gorgeous vintage fire trucks, historical firefighting equipment, and friendly, hardworking firefighters and volunteers, to help us celebrate in style! The band was there, too…


VIDEO: Olympics Flashback

Olympics 2010 Torch Runner and Firefighter, Brian Bogdanovich, carries the torch to City Hall, and passes it on to the VPD. The Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services Band was there, too, providing music support and entertainment. We love this “flashback” look at that wonderful event!