The Community Volunteer Fire Company District 12, Fairplay, MD stands ready to serve and protect our community. Whether it’s fighting fires or helping with fundraising events, everyone can contribute! Our strength is in our membership and we welcome new members. Click “Join Us” to complete a new member application today.

18002 Tilghmanton Road
Fairplay, MD 21733

Phone: +1 301-582-0099
(For emergencies dial 911)

Email us: [email protected]


Upcoming Events

Half Beef Raffle

1st Prize 1/4 beef (about 110 lbs.) plus 7 cubic foot freezer
2nd prize 1/8 beef (about 55 lbs.)
3rd prize 1/8 beef (about 55 lbs.)
All prizes are butchers choice cut, seal packed and frozen

400 tickets $10.00 each

AYCE Crab Feed

Saturday, August 12

Gates open at 3pm / Food at 4pm

Crabs served 5pm to 8pm

$55 per person plus entry into a cash drawing

  • Maryland crab soup
  • Hot dogs
  • Pulled pork
  • Cole slaw
  • Corn on the cob
  • Fireman’s milk
  • Assorted non-alcoholic beverages
  • Assorted canned beverages available for sale

**Tip Jars**Gun Raffle**Cash Drawing**




Chesapeake Bay Fishing Trip Raffle

Captain John Motovidlak welcomes you aboard the Dawn Marie for a memorable day of fishing on the beautiful Chesapeake Bay.

Prize Details:

  • Fishing trip will be Saturday, August 19, 2023 (no changes permitted)
  • Trip is for a party of 8 max
  • Depart dock at 6am day of charter
  • Depending on fishing conditions at the time, boat will leave from Kent Island or Tilghman Island 
  • Fisherman responsible for their own food, drink, and tips for captain and mate

200 tickets, $20 each

Carnival Wristbands

Carnival Tuesday, June 20, 2023 – Saturday, June 24, 2023

  • Gates open 4pm
  • Food stand open 5pm
  • Rides 6pm-10pm Tuesday through Friday and 5pm-10pm on Saturday
  • Live music every night

Pre-sale ride wristbands are $18 – that’s $7 savings per wristband!

Ride wristbands will be $25 if purchased at the gate

The Community Volunteer Fire Company District 12, Fairplay, Md is back in service and responding to emergency calls.

Our Story

Our first year in service we were alerted to 410 calls.

We are under great new leadership and always looking to add to our ranks with new fire certified responders, untrained persons that would like to become certified in Fire/EMS and Active Social members who would like to assist with fundraising.

Please stop by the station for an application or send a message to have one emailed to you. Exciting things are happening in Fairplay and we would like all in our community to help us with that! Stay posted to this page for exciting news and information of fundraising efforts.

Fund Drive

Our 2023 mailing has been sent.  Your donations help us maintain the station and equipment, that we, as volunteers, use to provide emergency services when you need us most.  We hope we can count on you to take a few minutes to donate online or send us a donation. Thank you for your support!

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Company News

Congratulations Adam Hose!

Tonight several officers and members of Company 12 attended the graduation ceremony for the Hagerstown City Fire Departments Recruit Class 23-01. One of our own, Firefighter/EMT Adam Hose, was one of the graduates at tonight’s ceremony. Congratulation Adam and to all of Class 23-01 on a job well done!!!


Congrats Deputy Chief Gordon

Congratulations to our own Deputy Chief Robert Gordon on becoming a certified Maryland State Fire Instructor (MICRB). His work, dedication and commitment to serving others has not gone without recognition. Thank you, Deputy Chief, for your continued commitment to helping and instructing others through your training and experience!

Hunt Raffle Winner

A big congratulations to Dan Clewley, holder of ticket #277, and winner of our Hunt Raffle! Check out the live video on our Facebook page showing Dan’s winning moment!

Our sincere gratitude and thanks to Southern Ohio Outfitters for partnering with us on this hunt.  We truly appreciate their support and the support of everyone who purchased tickets.  THANK YOU!

Half Hog Raffle Winners

Thanks to everyone who bought tickets for our Half Hog Raffle!  We held the drawing for the raffle this week at our membership meeting.  You can check out the video of the drawing on our Facebook events page.

1st place – Edward Brady

2nd place – Melissa Riner

3rd place – Scott Taylor

Congratulations to our winners and again, thank you for supporting our fire company!


Lots of smiles and good food at our most recent pork and sauerkraut dinner.  Thanks to our volunteers for the delicious meal and a special thanks to everyone who came out to support us!


The Chief Officers of Company 12 presented 4 of our members with new helmets for their successful completion of their MFRI Firefighter I class, as they were able to turn over their old helmets that signified NC status. Bradley Moschel, Porter Boss, Joey Ralls and Emily Kopp are all part of the Washington County Technical High School Fire & Rescue Academy.

Congratulations to each of you for reaching this milestone and good luck with the remainder of the school year!


Sportsman’s & Cash Raffle Winners were pulled during our monthly Company meeting on December 6.  Congrats to the following winners and thanks to everyone who bought a ticket.

1st prize – Ticket # 007 – Julie Kline wins a Weatherby Mark V Talus 6.5-300 with Leopold VX-3HD 3.5-10×40 scope

2nd prize – Ticket # 026 – Joey Burger wins $300 cash

3rd prize – Ticket # 022 – Sam Burger wins $200 cash

4th prize – Ticket #009 – Brian Kendle wins $100 cash

5th prize – Ticket #006 – Steve Mitchell wins $100 cash

Christmas Cash Raffle Winner

Our winning ticket number in our Christmas Cash Raffle was ticket #19.  Congratulations to Angie Peters who was the lucky ticket holder!   Thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket, we appreciate your support.

Banquet facility available for rent, along with full catering of your event.
Contact Rocky Willis for pricing and availability.