VIDEO: County, Towns announce ‘firefighter appreciation festival’

Suffolk County and all the towns in Suffolk announced plans to host a “firefighter appreciation festival” to honor all the volunteers who helped extinguish this week’s wildfires in Ridge and Manorville.

The event will be held Saturday, May 19.

Watch the video from Thursday’s announcement above.

TIM GANNON FILE PHOTO | Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone at a wildfire media briefing in Manorville Tuesday morning.