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2018 CONVENTION: Sponsored by Jeremiah Johnson Brewing Co.

Great Falls Fire Fighters IAFF Local 8 will be celebrating their 100-year affiliation with the International Association of Fire Fighters by hosting the Montana State Council of Professional Fire Fighters and the Montana State Firemen’s Association annual joint convention July 18th – 20th, 2018 in Great Falls, Montana.  We are anticipating at least 75 union leaders representing more than 600 professional fire fighters across the state of Montana to be present.  We invite and encourage your business or organization to participate in our celebration thorough several opportunities.

PROMOTIONS

First of all, we are providing an area for vendors to promote their business or display their products.  Materials in all formats are welcome – company displays, sample products, books, periodicals, software, pamphlets and apparatus.  We have designated a space in the same area as the luncheon and break area and planned for exhibit hours to run concurrent with the convention sessions and social mixers that will be held during the meeting. Opportunities are available for you to send company representative(s) or to send materials only

SPONSORS

Secondly, we have several opportunities for your business or organization to sponsor one of our events or food during the convention.  We have breakfast and lunch sponsorships, hospitality rooms, no host bar at the Fire Fighters Ball and much, much more.  Please refer to the enclosed informational sheet for further details.

ADVERTISING

Finally, we have the opportunity for business and organizations to place an add in our convention program.  This program will be available for all registered delegates at the convention and will be made available to all that attend the Fire Fighters Ball that will be open to the public.

DON'T MISS THE FUN!

EVENTS

The business of the MT Professional Fire Fighters during their convention is of the utmost importance….. but after a hard day’s work and providing for all the brothers and sisters of Montana some fun needs to be done!!!

So….let’s help your Great Falls Fire Fighters Celebrate their 100 year affiliation with the International Association of Fire Fighters be participating in some fun activities!!!

As alternates and delegates to the convention you can participate in the Dick Seddon Golf Tournament, the Skeet Shoot, the Fire Fighter picnic and hose coupling contest and an after party at the Front…. And of course our hospitality room every night at the host hotel!!

But don’t forget out opening night after the MDA Smoker…..We will be having a live concert featuring El Wencho of Bozeman as well as a beer garden.  This venue will be open to the public so get ready to have a blast!!!

REGISTER NOW

Tuesday July 17

Dick Seddon Golf Tournament
12:00 PM
Hickory Swings Golf Course

Skeet Shoot
12:00 PM
Great Falls Tap & Skeet Club

MDA Smoker
5:00 – 7:00 PM
Sting Sports Bar (Tailgate)

El Wencho Concert and Beer Garden (Open to the Public)
7:00 – 10:00 PM
Sting Sports Bar (Tailgate)

El Wencho

El Wencho

Wednesday July 18

Breakfast
7:00 am
Heritage Inn

Registration
7:00 – 8:00 am
Heritage Inn 

Convention Business
8:00 – 4:30
Heritage Inn

Picnic
5:30 – 9:30
West Bank Park / The Front Brewing Company 

Picnic After Party
9:00 – ?
The Front Brewing Company

Pub Crawl

Pub Crawl

Thursday July 19

Breakfast
7:00 am
Heritage Inn

Convention Business
8:00 – 5:00
Heritage Inn

Banquet
6:30 – ?
Heritage Inn

Roaring 20's Ball

Roaring 20's Ball

Friday July 20

Pancake Breakfast
7:00
Fire Station 4 

Convention Business
8:00-5:00
Heritage Inn

Pancake Breakfast

Roaring 20's Ball