Cleveland Fire Hosting Ice Cream Socials

Thursday, July 18, 2019

CLEVELAND – Hot days are perfect for ice cream and residents can enjoy some FREE treats at the Cleveland Division of Fire Ice Cream Socials starting this Saturday, July 20th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Cleveland Fire Station 10 located at 1935 East 101st Street at the corner of 101st and Chester.

“Our Ice Cream Socials are a great chance for the community to meet Cleveland Firefighters in a non-emergency environment,” said Cleveland Fire Chief Angelo Calvillo. “Children can sit in the fire trucks, tour the stations and enjoy free hamburgers, hot dogs and some delicious ice cream.”

In addition to elected officials, including an appearance by Mayor Frank Jackson, there will be tables featuring Fire Safety Tips and Safety Forces Recruitment information, as well as representatives from Cleveland EMS, Cleveland Water, Cleveland Public Power, Red Cross, and Cleveland Public Library.

The ice cream is generously donated by Pierre’s and Honey Hut. Dates and locations for the rest of the Cleveland Fire Ice Cream Socials are listed below:

  • Saturday, July 27, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Fire Station 11, 7629 Broadway Avenue 44105
  • Saturday, August 3, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Fire Station 38, 12631 Bellaire Road 44135
  • Saturday, August 10, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Fire Station 6, 17210 Harvard Avenue 44128

About the Cleveland Division of Fire

The Cleveland Division of Fire has served the residents of Cleveland, Ohio for more than 150 Years! The Division’s core values center on the protection of lives, property and the environment through preparedness, prevention, public education and emergency response; we place an emphasis on quality services delivered efficiently, effectively and safely. For more information on the Cleveland Division of Fire, visit online at or on Twitter at @clevelandfire.

About the City of Cleveland

The City of Cleveland is committed to improving the quality of life of its residents by strengthening neighborhoods, delivering superior services, embracing diversity and making Cleveland a desirable, safe city in which to live, work, play, and do business. For more information on the City of Cleveland, visit online at, Twitter at @cityofcleveland or Facebook at