The Vestal fire Department is hosting its annual fire expo in the parking lot of the Lowe’s Home Improvement Center on Sycamore Street near the Town Square Mall October 7.

The free event takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and features police car safety checks, the county HAZMAT unit and the Ross Park Zoomobile along with fire personnel and equipment.  Safety demonstrations are also planned throughout the event.