The Exempt Firemen's Association Marching Unit attends numerous parades and events each year in and out of Dutchess County.  Any member is eligable to parade with the marching unit.

Expenses for parade uniforms are covered by the Association for those members wishing to march.  Any interested member should contact Captain
Gladys Pittman by emailing her at:          
City of Poughkeepsie Festival of Lights
County Fathers Day Parade
Pawling Fire Department Paradem
Red Hook Fire Department Parade
Hyde Park 4th of July
Hyde Park Memorial Day
Brewster Fire Department Parade
Dutchess County Convention Parades
Millbrook Fire Department Parade
Dover Fire Department Parade
Pleasant Valley Community Day Parade
City of Poughkeepsie Memorial Day Services
Arlington Community Day Parade
Parade Unit
Parades we've attended on a yearly basis
   The voice of County volunteer firemen since 1886
E x e m p t  F i r e m e n ' s   A s s o c i a t i o n      
Parade Unit Officers
        Captain:              Meghean Rosenbach
        Lieutenant:         Gladys Pittman
Parade Unit meets on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 5 pm.
2017 Parade Schedule

Date            Location
March 4       Wapingers St Patrick's Day 
May 28        Memorial Day Soldiers Fountain Poughkeepsie
May 29 Hyde Park Memorial Day Parade 09:00 AM
June 18Poughkeepsie Father's Day Parade 12:00 PM
July 4   Hyde Park July 4th Parade  10:00 AM              
July 8   Millbrook FD Parade  4:30 PM
July 22         Dover FD 4:30 PM
Sept 16       Town of Pleasant Valley Parade 11:00 AM
Oct      Polaski Day Parade Poughkeepsie
Dec     Festival of Lights Poughkeepsie 6:00 PM
If you are interested in joining the parade unit, please stop in at the club at 5 pm on the 2nd
Thursday, or leave your name and phone number for Captain Rosenach