WEST LAFAYETTE The West Lafayette Firemens Festival is set for Saturday, Sept. 17 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Burt Park, West Lafayette.

The festival is sponsored by the West Lafayette Volunteer Fire Department Association and the goal is to raise money for the new fire equipment.

There will be a pancake breakfast and a 5K walk and run.

Blow-up rides for the kids are scheduled as well as local entertainment will be performing.

This year, they will have two New York City fire trucks that were at the Twin Towers and Tower 7 during the Sept. 11th terrorist attacks.

There will be a parade in memory of the people lost on 9-11. They would like to invite all local fire departments, police departments and EMT departments to participate.

There will also be a cornhole tournament, pedal tractor pulls, crafts, a magician will have a magic show later, a raffle and auction.