2024 Spring Break Programs

Safety Walk 'n Rides

Frisco Fire Safety Town will be open for activities during FISD spring break. Our free visits are open to the public and will be offered on March 12, 13 & 14 only during the morning hours.  Visitors will enjoy a walking tour with safety education built in along the way, plus, ride time on a bike (Tuesdays & Thursdays) or on a jeep (Wednesdays).  Riders must meet height requirements - see below. Safety Walk and Rides are open to all ages for the walking tour.  The riding activities are best suited for elementary-aged children only. Advance registration is required  and will be available starting March 1st.  

PRE-VISIT INFORMATION

PARENTS: please review the following information prior to bringing your child for your Safety Walk 'n Ride.

  • Use our online registration tool to schedule your visit. 
  • We screen all adult visitors at entry.  Please bring your state issued photo ID.
  • Each student riding will need an adult (16+) chaperone with him /her to assist as needed.
  • We highly recommend you have an additional adult to chaperone any pedestrian children in your group, especially if your rider is young and inexperienced. 
  • Strollers are allowed but need to stay on sidewalks; Please note that our sidewalks are scaled down and limit accessibility in many places. 
  • Visitors will enjoy an educational tour and ride time. Those too small to ride will enjoy practicing pedestrian safety in our village.

RIDING GUIDELINES

  • Our JEEPS are sized for children 5-7 years of age. 
  • All JEEP drivers should be at least 40" tall; The maximum height is 50" tall. 
  • All JEEP passengers must be at least two years old to ride. 
  • JEEP drivers will likely need assistance with steering. Chaperones are encouraged to plan for this and travel light so you can remain hands-free to help them when needed. 
  • All BIKE riders should be at least 40" tall to ride;  Bike riders must be able to touch the ground with their feet. 
  • We provide BIKES that are 20" tall (some with training wheels) that have pedal brakes and 24" tall that have hand brakes only. 
  • BIKE riders must wear a properly fitting helmet.  We provide helmets, but you are welcome to bring your own.  Avoid high ponytails, large bows, etc. to insure it fits properly when worn. 
  • You may NOT bring your own scooters, tricycles, or bikes or other ride on wheeled toys. 
  • ALL visitors: Bike riders, jeep drivers and parents/chaperones should wear closed toe shoes.  

CANCELLATIONS

  • Your confirmation email will have links to cancel or change registration online. 
  • Or you can cancel, by calling or emailing us at 972-292-6350 option 0 or SafetyTown@FriscoFire.com.
  • Should you need to reschedule, simply pick a different date and complete the registration again. 
  • Inclement weather may result in us cancelling outdoor activities for the day.  If you want to inquire about weather plans feel free to call us after 8 a.m. the day of your visit.  Indoor activities will go on as planned should weather prevent outdoor activities.