Pitt County Holiday Safety fair tonight

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) – Multiple Eastern Carolina emergency crews are coming together to host a toy drive and interactive fun for the community Thursday evening.

The Pitt County Holiday Safety Fair is back for another year of holiday fun and another year of giving back to kids in the area.

Emergency crews are asking the community to come out to Alice F. Keene District Park in Greenville on December 7th from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. with a toy to enjoy family-friendly activities.

The fair will touch on home heating safety, cooking safety, and more.

Officials say food like Anita’s, Bill’s Hot Dogs, and Sip Happens will be there along with activities like It’s a Zoo Life Petting Zoo, Deputy Drifter, pictures with Santa, D.H. Conley Jazz Band & ROTC, and a helicopter will be there.

The event is also a collection point for donations of new, unwrapped toys for the children and families of the Ronald McDonald House of Eastern NC.

The Winterville Fire Department Station 15, Simpson Fire Department, Red Oak Fire Department, Black Jack Fire, CW Williams, Pitt Couty Animal Services, and Pitt County Emergency Services are partnering for this event.

For more information call 252-902-3950 or visit their website.