National Night Out is a community-police awareness-raising event in the United States, held the first Tuesday of August.
WHAT IS NATIONAL NIGHT OUT?National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community. Furthermore, it provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances.
Fort Lauderdale - 5:00 - 7:00 pm - Joseph C. Carter Park
Join us for National Night Out Against Crime, a community partnership event with the Fort Lauderdale Police Department, on Tuesday, August 1 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Carter Park, located at 1450 W. Sunrise Boulevard. This FREE event is a great opportunity for families, friends and neighbors to engage and interact with our police officers, learn crime prevention tips, promote neighborhood unity, and build community. Highlights will include participation by the FLPD Mounted, K-9, SWAT, and Motor Units; a DJ, inflatables, and food trucks; back-to-school giveaways, games, and prizes; plus McGruff the Crime Dog!
The City of Margate will be throwing a party at the Margate Sports Complex, located on Banks Road between Copans Road and Coconut Creek Parkway.
EAST:Host: Hollywood Lakes Civic Association Location: 701 Tyler Street (Eppleman Park)Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
WEST:Host: Hollywood Hills Civic AssociationLocation: 4701 Tyler Street (Sal Oliveri Veteran’s Park)Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
The Miami police will be holding their night out at the Little Haiti Soccer Park, at 6301 N.E. 2 Ave., in the Little Haiti from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.