By: Mike Rhodes—
Muncie, Indiana—The Muncie Fire Department it holding its 26th Annual Tiny Adams Memorial Christmas Event for local children today under bright sunny skies and fairly warm temperatures. The event began at 11am today and runs until 5pm at the downtown fire station #1 at 421 East Jackson Street. Santa and his helpers arrived at 11am on a firetruck and received an enthusiastic welcome from the kids and parents in attendance.
Every child that attends receives a FREE picture with Santa, hot chocolate and cookies, a candy cane, and an age-appropriate gift. 50 brand new bicycles donated by Muncie fire fighters will also given away today. The annual event usually sees 600 to 800 children to visit with Santa and his helpers. The event is FREE for the community and runs until 5pm, December 24th.
Merry Christmas to all our Muncie kids, Toys for Tots, and our community-minded City of Muncie firemen who bring cheer to local children and their families every Christmas.
Pictures from the event are below.