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Hershey Volunteer Fire Department

Providing Derry Township & surrounding communities with 100% Volunteer Professionalism

Santa Clause is coming to Town!!

Hershey Volunteer Fire Company Santa Schedule

The Hershey Volunteer Fire Company and Santa will visit various portions of Derry Township. In an effort to touch all portions of the twenty-seven miles, the following dates and times are established. Time does not permit driving each street and sleigh will avoid turning into cul-de-sacs or dead ends without sufficient turnaround space. The weather and emergency incidents may dictate canceling the scheduled event. Times are approximate. For updates on Santa’s sleigh, please like us on and follow us on Twitter @hersheyfire.

Saturday December 10, 2016, 2pm to finish

Jacobs Creek

Stafford Heights

Cambridge Commons

Cocoa Towns

Glenn Acres


Hillcrest Wellbeckon

The Meadows

Laurel Woods

South Hills

Shadyside Estates

Village of Innsbruck

Alpine Heights


Sunday December 11, 2016, 2pm to finish

Dartmouth Farms

Stone Creek


Deer Run

Hershey Heights

Indian Run

Orchard Run

The Oaks


Carol Acres

Stoney run

Quarries of Brownstone

Walton Spring Hills

Park Hills

Park Hills West

Tuesday, December 13, 2016, 6pm to 8pm

Little Italy

Half Street



Crest of Hershey

Briarcrest Gate 1

Mae Street

Pat’s Hill

Trinidad Ave

East Derry Road to the Country Club

Willow Ridge

Park Place

Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 6p-8p

East Derry Rd from Country Club to E. Chocolate Ave



Village of Hershey east of Cocoa Ave and west of Golf Lane

Thursday, December 15, 2016, 6pm to 8pm

Village of Hershey, with the following boundaries: West of Cocoa Ave, south of Chocolate Ave, east of Hockersville Rd and north of Governor Rd.


Make-up dates December 17 & 18



Recent Calls
Tue. Aug 16th 2016
This afternoon the Hershey Fire Department was alerted for a reported truck fire on Hanover Street just beyond the Derry Township line. Engine-48 responded with a crew of 8. Arriving the crew encountered a truck fire with fire in the engine and cab area of the vehicle. The fire was quickly extinguis...
Mon. Jul 25th 2016
Today, approximately 0945 the Hershey Fire Department was dispatched to their forth call of the day. Arriving units encountered a rubbish fire after a trash hauler caught fire forcing the operator of the vehicle to offload his contents. No structures were endangered, the fire was quickly brought und...
Fri. Jun 24th 2016
The Hershey Fire Department responded on initial dispatch to a reported structure fire in East Hanover Township yesterday. Arriving units encountered heavy smoke showing for the structure. Many fire companies from both Dauphin and Lebanon Counties assisted with the incident while also battling the h...
Wed. Jun 15th 2016
Hershey Fire was alerted to a small outside fire in Derry Township. E-48 responded, arriving on location to find a small outside fire about 75 yards off the roadway in a brush pile being cleared. Crews laid a feeder line gated to a smaller hand-line to extinguish the fire. The operation lasted about...
Thu. Jun 9th 2016
Shortly after midnight the Hershey Fire Department was alerted to assist the Hummelstown Fire Company with a structure fire. Apparatus arriving from Hummelstown encountered heavy fire conditions. Several Dauphin County fire departments assisted with fire. Companies remained on the scene well into th...
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Hershey Volunteer Fire Department
21 West Caracas Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033
Non-Emergency: 717-533-2953
Emergency: 911
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