Welcome Friends!

The Hawthorne Fire Department Band is a community concert band that performs in northern New Jersey. The band was founded in 1924.  The band performs marches, music from broadway, patriotic songs and traditional concert band classics. The Band is directed by Mike Kallimanis.

The 12th annual Spring Memorial Concert will take place at the Van Riper Ellis Broadway Baptist Church in Fair Lawn, NJ on Friday, April 24, 2015 at 8:00 p

The band is also planning to play in the annual Hawthorne Memorial Day Parade.

 New brass, woodwind & percussion instrumentalists are welcome to join the band! We rehearse Tuesday evenings at 7:45 pm jointly with the Bloomingdale Cornet Band at the Senior Center, 101 Hamburg turnpike in Bloomingdale. 

The season began in January and ends with the Christmas Concert. Members range from High School musicians through Senior Citizens. Contact the band by email or by calling (201) 791-1773.