2nd Annual Firefighter Festival, June 19 at the 17th Street Farmers’ Market, 10am-6pm. The 2nd Annual festival celebrates the men and women who provide fire protection and emergency medical care in Richmond. Excitement and entertainment for the whole family including Beat the Heat 5K at 8:30am, the Fire Apparatus Parade at 12pm, firefighter demos at 1pm, Firefighter Olympic Games at 2:30pm, and live music starting at 10am. Children’s fun area open 10am-3pm. Shockoe Bottom restaurants will sell food on the market.