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Ride Along with Avondale Fire and Medical!

Category: Ride Along

See firsthand what being a firefighter is all about. This program is recommended for aspiring firefighters and emergency response personnel. Individuals riding along must be over the age of 18.



  • Ride-alongs are typically scheduled between 0800-2000 hours.
  • Civilian ride-alongs will be allowed to ride no more than once every six months. An Exception may be made for the following: Students, Explorers/Cadets, chaplains, etc. Normally no more than one ride-along will be allowed in the same fire apparatus at a given time.

What to wear

  • Business casual attire
  • Boots or athletic shoes. No open toed shoes or flip flops are permitted.

What to bring

  • Notepad and pen/pencil
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
Updated 2/13/2023 5:00 PM