The Fire and Police Open House is an annual event in October that allows residents of Eden Prairie to get an up-close and personal look at how the Departments serve their community.
Several thousand people attend the free Open House each year, to watch demonstrations, visit information-packed booths, collect giveaway items, climb on the equipment and enjoy the refreshments.
Some of the highlights you might see include:
- The Fire Department demonstrating a car fire
- A vehicle extrication
- Police K-9 demonstrations
- The Police Department's Emergency Response Unit
- Eden Prairie’s Crime Scene Tech Unit
- Commercial Vehicle Inspection program
- Children's programs, including a chance to meet McGruff, the Crime Dog