Haunted House, Darien EMS-Post 53

Get your Halloween Costumes ready! The Darien EMS-Post 53 Annual Haunted House is Oct. 28 from 2 to 4 p.m.

A fun-filled afternoon appropriate for children of all ages. Have a “scary” tour of the Haunted House along with face painting, games and treats. Ambulance tours and Hands for Life (CPR/AED) training.  Admission is free. Come on out and support Post 53! Darien EMS-Post 53 Headquarters, One Ledge Road, Darien.

30th Annual Darien EMS-Post 53 Memorial Day Food Fair

Enjoy live music, a silent auction, games and crafts for kids and a delicious array of food when Darien EMS-Post 53 holds its 30th annual Memorial Day Food Fair at Tilley Pond Park on May 28th following the Memorial Day parade. 

The money raised at the Fair supports training, provides supplies for patient care, provides hands-only CPR and Stop the Bleed classes and maintains the ambulances. The Fair, a 30-year Darien tradition, begins immediately after the parade and continues until 2:00 p.m. featuring fun for the entire community. Admission tickets are $5.00 and can be purchased at the gate as well as outside select retail and non-retail locations around town prior to Memorial Day. As always, the fair will include a tasty and tempting food selection.  Post members will be hard at work grilling hamburgers and bratwurst, and serving pulled pork, seafood salad and wraps, delicious desserts and more. Suppliers include Palmer’s Market, Michael Joseph’s, Fisherman’s Net, The Goose, and Smoky Joe’s.