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Smoke billows into the sky as U.S. Forest service firefighter keeps an eye on the progress of a fire burning off of Frazier Mountain Park Road in this May 15, 2013 file photo.

The Kern County Fire Department will host a Wildfire Awareness Expo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in Frazier Park.

The event will provide information on wildfire awareness, hazard reduction and emergency preparedness, according to a Kern County Fire Department news release.

Crews will display firefighting equipment and residents can meet the local wildland firefighters.

Free hot dogs, chips, drinks and children's educational materials will be offered, and Smokey Bear will be available for pictures.

For more information, contact Brandon Hill at 330-0133 or .