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Fire Department EMS special events application

Special events must have emergency medical service (EMS) coverage if:

  • There is an expected attendance of 2,000 people or more.
  • It is an athletic event, such as a race.

Event organizers can hire the Philadelphia Fire Department (PFD) for EMS coverage by submitting the application on this page.

You may also need a special event permit for your event.

Name Description Released Format
Application for EMS at special events PDF February 14, 2024