CLEVELAND - The Cleveland Fire Department got a head start Monday morning on the celebration of National Pancake Day at the Steelyard Commons International House of Pancakes.
The firefighters participated in a pancake eating contest Monday morning at the restaurant to celebrate.
National Pancake Day is celebrated nationwide March 4.
IHOP celebrates the holiday by giving customers free stacks of pancakes from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. at its 1,500 plus locations nationwide.
The chain will also be accepting voluntary donations for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, among other charities.