ITHACA, N.Y. — Ithaca firefighters, the Tompkins County  SWAT team and other first responders hosted a family-friendly demonstration day in Ithaca Saturday morning.

The event happened in the parking lot of the Home Depot at 410 Elmira Road and included a helicopter landing from LifeNet, which responds to scenes with major injuries.

Here are nine photos of kiddos and adults enjoying the demo.

All photos by Sam Scott/The Ithaca Voice.

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