Back to School Safety Fest

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About the event: 

The Back to School Safety Fest is a family-friendly event that aims to teach children and families about safety through a fun, interactive experience. The event will include:

  • free lunch


  • lawn games

  • Safety presentations 

  • k-9 demonstration 

  • library book-mobile & green screen 

  • antique fire trucks 

Safety presentations will focus on school bus safety, fire safety tips, Halloween safety tips, youth sports safety tips, and more. The Middlesex Sheriff’s Office will also be doing a demonstration with their K-9 unit.


sATURDAY, oCTOBER 1 | 10am - 2PM


The event will take place at cushing park on the grounds next to the cushing academy building. attendees should enter off of winter street. 

parking information: 

main parking will be designated in the lots next to the Cushing academy building and keefe tech. you can enter these lots through 750 winter street.

Additional, overflow parking can be found at the cushing memorial chapel and loring arena. volunteers will be on site to assist with parking. 



for any questions regarding this event, please call the mayor's office at (508) 532-5400.