HE'S one of the most popular cartoon characters of children everywhere and today morning Ipswich kids have a chance to meet their idol in the flesh.
As part of an Orion Springfield Central's Mums & Co event, families are invited to meet the much-loved Fireman Sam and grab a happy snap with their TV hero in the Coles Mall.
There will also be free colouring-in and other free kids activities available.
Sessions started at 10am and will carry through to 1pm.
Only one ticket is required per family. To book visit the Eventbrite website.