Thanksgiving Day Giveaway. Win a Complete Set of Emergency Services Monopoly.

Here it is,  a Thanksgiving Day Giveaway. It has been a long time since I gave anything away.

What is the Fire Critic Giving Away?

A complete set of 3 games. This includes one game each of Firefighter Monopoly, EMS Monopoly, and Law Enforcement Monopoly. The games are the prize. No cash value. The giveaway ends at 8pm on November 25, 2010.

This page will be updated throughout the day with entries.

How do we participate in the giveaway?

Simply send a picture of you or your crew working/volunteering on Thanksgiving (this year). The picture can be your crew eating, your crew on a call, posing in front of the station, posing in front of the truck, etc.

Law Enforcement, Firefighters, and EMT’s from around the World as well as U.S. Military are welcome to participate.

Send your picture to, post them on the Fire Critic Facebook Fan Page, link to a post with the picture in them in the comments, or tweet them to me @FireCritic.

Be sure to include information on the crew, location, department, names, etc.

How is the winner picked?

I will pick the winner. The games will be mailed out promptly after the winner is chosen.

Disclaimer: Void where prohibited. If you don’t like the rules, don’t participate. In the event that FC is called out on “The Big One” today, he will complete the contest on Friday, November 26th, 2010.

Here is another giveaway ending on 11/30 over at

Entries are below

Entry 1 – Henrico County (VA) Station 8

Here at Henrico Fire Station 8 its all business today (lol). While we are waiting on our new station to be built we are in the friendly confines of this house. We started the day off with a great pancake breakfast, and will finish the nite off with some chicken, and mashed potatos.

While waiting for the football games we are watching the BOND-A-THON, and of course looking at Fire Critic on the web.

Working today are:
Boss: Lt. Mike “Soup” Campbell
Chauffer: Robby Owens
Firefighter/AIC: Robert “TEX” Goetz

Happy Thanksgiving, sorry for poor quality of photo….not alot of space and a cell phone camera!

Entry 2 – Boone County Communications Center (IN)

I’m a 911 dispatcher in Lebanon, Indiana for the Boone County Communications Center. Today at noon we took a call of a structure fire at Titus Bakery. Fire units from Lebanon, Center Township, Whitestown, and Zionsville responded as well as Boone County EMS and got a quick knockdown on the fire. I am attempting to attach a few pics that were sent to me. (4 pics below)

Submitted by Jayson Young (@jyoung1221)

Entry 3 -Minquas EMS (PA)

Working Minquas EMS (Chester County, PA). Jon Blatman (Medic) and Jason Brooks (EMT). Local country club invited us for lunch. Got here 30 minutes late because of a call… But got to eat.

Submitted by @JonEMTP

Entry 4 -Kingsport, TN Station 6

This is our meal this evening here at Station 6 in Kingsport, TN. During the cooking of the turkey, we only had to cut the oven off once to respond on a medical call. Kingsport Fire Station 6. House of KFD Engine 6 and Sullivan Co. EMS Med 6. B-Shift. Engine 6- Captain Mike Deaton, Engineer John Hollowell, Firefighter Andrew Catron. Med 6- Paramedic Steve Monroe, EMT-IV Chad Brooks

Submitted by: Andrew Catron

Entry 5 – Not much explanation but you can see it over at our Facebook page!

Thanks for all the Entries!