UPDATE: Santa Claus to Visit Coventry Neighborhoods: Fire Department Schedules

Central Coventry, Coventry, Western Coventry and Hopkins Hill fire districts will help Santa visit residents on their fire trucks this year.


Update - Dec. 19, 3:06 p.m.: Western Coventry Fire Deputy Chief Kelly Guastini announced that WCFD has just made contact with Santa and although his schedule is very busy this time of year, he has agreed to make a few stops out in Western Coventry!

He will be making four outdoor stops on Saturday, Dec. 22:

2:30 p.m. - Western Coventry Elementary School

3:15 p.m. - Greene Public Library

4:00 p.m. - Rice City Church

4:45 p.m. - Western Coventry Fire Station

If you're on the lookout, for Santa, his Western Coventry route will take him from WC School, down Rt. 117 to Greene Library, back to Rt. 117, to Rt. 14 to Rice City Church, down Rt. 14 to Waterman Hill Rd., to Rt. 102 to WC fire station.

Dec. 18: Keeping with tradition, three local fire districts will once again transport Santa Claus through Coventry neighborhoods beginning this week. Here are the schedules, by fire department:

Coventry (Anthony) FD:

Wednesday, Dec. 19 - 5:30 - 9 p.m.: North of Washington Street

Friday, Dec. 21 - 5:30 - 9 p.m.: South of Washington Street

Central Coventry FD: 

Thursday, Dec. 20 - 5:30 - 9 p.m.: Old Harris District including Hornbeam, Mt. Laurel, Ross Ct., Hickory, Sandlewood and Reynold's Ct. 

Saturday, Dec. 22 - noon - 5 p.m.: Old Central Coventry District (not including Wood Estates)

Saturday, Dec. 22 - 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.: Wood Estates and Wood Estates North

Sunday, Dec. 23 - noon - 5 p.m.: Old Washington District

Sunday, Dec. 23 - 5 - 9 p.m.: Old Tiogue District

Hopkins Hill FD:

Sunday, Dec. 23 - 12 p.m.: Hopkins Hill District, beginning in the Mishnock area

Rachael December 20, 2012 at 02:58 PM
I am a 38 year old childless coventry resident and also stand outside waving and screaming SANTA!! (nevermind that I LOVE FIRETRUCKS!!) I'm so glad I was able to see them all come by last night!!
Robert Noonan Jr December 20, 2012 at 11:04 PM
Thank you to all Coventry Firefighters for keeping the tradition alive and doing a great job !!! Merry Christmas and a Safe and Happy New Year to you and your families !!!!
Lauren Costa December 20, 2012 at 11:10 PM
Hi Katie, yes it is.
Lauren Costa December 20, 2012 at 11:11 PM
Hi Leah, Highland Ave. is considered Old Harris.
Cov Resident 58 December 21, 2012 at 04:52 PM
Tara.... WCFD made contact with santa a little last minute but he was able to fit Greene into his schedule.... He will be making some stops aboard WCFD Engine 9 tomorrow afternoon. See the update above or contact WCFD at 397-7520 for the location and times... Happy Holidays


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