Kids can explore fire engines, police cruisers and more on May 12

May 7, 2018

Marion Recreation will offer "Kids Equipment Fun Day" on Saturday, May 12,  from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. at Washburn Park in Marion.

Attendees will be able to take pictures, climb on, and sit in various trucks, tractors, and equipment. Fire trucks, ambulances, police cruisers, bulldozers, boats and more will all be on hand.

This year, the event is also offering a "Sensory Awareness Hour," from 11 a.m.-noon. No sirens, horns or lights will be used during this hour.

Marion Recreation will host a cookout at the event, with proceeds benefitting the Marion Recreation Financial Assistance Program. This program provides scholarships for income eligible participants to attend the many programs offered through the Recreation Department. For more information visit or email