The emergency services in Mayo are coming together for a unique free family fun open day in the grounds of Ballyheane Community Centre, Castlebar, on Saturday, July 14, from 12 to 5 p.m.
The showcase features the ambulance, fire service, coastguard (including a helicopter rescue demonstration), the civil defence, An Garda Síochána and mountain rescue team.
Learn CPR, explore the fire truck, enjoy face painting, bouncy castles, colouring competitions, novelty events and music.
The event is in aid of Kyle4Kids, a local charity raising funds for Crumlin Hospital and the children's ward at Mayo General Hospital. Entry is free.
Donations are welcome through a bucket collection for the charity. See www.kyle4kids.com.