Community Heroes Day

Location: Mall Common Areas

March 3, 2018
at 10:00AM to at 4:00PM


Stores that offer military discounts

Don’t miss Crabtree Valley Mall’s Community Heroes Day Saturday, March 3rd from 10AM – 4PM.  Join us as we celebrate our local first responders and military personnel! This family oriented event will feature fun activities, giveaways and displays throughout the mall courtesy of our local first responder organizations and military branches. See and explore police and rescue vehicles, enjoy games and giveaways for the kids, participate in fitness challenges or watch and learn lifesaving demonstrations. There’s something for everyone at Crabtree Valley Mall’s Community Heroes Day! 

Crabtree Valley Special Police Department

  • CVSPD Patrol Car
  • Coloring pages and other fun giveaways for kids

Wake County EMS

  • CPR demonstrations
  • AED demonstrations
  • Equipment displays
  • EMS Response to Cardiac Arrest (no pulse) demonstrations
  • You and your children will enjoy exploring a real ambulance and experience firsthand how paramedics utilize this life saving vehicle


  • Mini-challenges
  • Lots of giveaways
  • Information on career opportunities

Coast Guard

  • Video screen with interactive content and displays
  • Information on career opportunities 

North Carolina Highway Patrol

  • Texting and driving simulator
  • Vintage Patrol Car
  • New Patrol Car
  • Motorcycle(s)
  • Information on career opportunities

Morrisville Police Department K-9 Unit - Promotional Court

  • At 2:00pm you can watch apprehension and obedience demonstrations starring K-9 Arko, a 3 year old Dutch Shepherd. 
  • Learn how the Police Department trains their K-9 Units

Raleigh Fire Department

  • Pictures of and discussions about the downtown Raleigh fires of 1920 and 2017
  • Giveaways and interactive fire truck
  • Information on career opportunities

Wake County Sheriff’s Department

  • Learn about life as a Sheriff and seek employment to work with the Sheriff’s Department

94.7 QDR

  • Live remote from 12:00pm – 2:00pm
  • Station giveaways

Promotional Court Event Schedule

  • 10:30am – Musical peformance by Becca Rae
  • 11am – EMS Response to Cardiac Arrest (no pulse) Demonstration
  • 12pm – Musical performance by Faith Barnhill
  • 1pm – TBA
  • 2pm – Morrisville Police Department K-9 Unit Training Demonstrations
  • 3pm – EMS Response to Cardiac Arrest (no pulse) Demonstration