The National Night Out campaign involves citizens, law enforcement agencies, civic groups, businesses, neighborhood organizations and local officials from 9,500 communities from all 50 states, US territories, Canadian cities and military bases worldwide. Below are activities scheduled in Washington, DC for Tuesday, August 1, 2017.
National Night Out is designed to:
- Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness;
- Generate support for, and participation in, local anticrime programs;
- Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships; and
- Send a message to criminals letting them know that neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.
|1D||4-8 pm||Greenleaf Recreation Center, 201 N Street, SW||
Contact: Carolyn L. Smith, [email protected], (202) 489-9533
|2D||6-8 pm||Hardy Recreation Center
4500 Q Street, NW
Join the Second District for our National Night Out. Festivities will include a game truck, moon bounce, 22ft slide, clowns, face painting, fingerprinting, and more! Food & refreshments will be served. Come out to have some fun and meet members of the Second District.
Contact: Kyi Branch, [email protected], (202) 360-5392
|3D||5-7 pm||Bruce Monroe Park
3000 Georgia Avenue, NW
|NNO Dunk Content
Do you have the basketball skills necessary to win the Third District's dunk contest. Find out on Tuesday, August 1. The first place winner gets a $200 gift card and second place winner will get a $100 gift card.
Contact: Marco Santiago, [email protected], (202) 671-6604
|4D||5-9 pm||Hamilton Recreation Center
1340 Hamilton Street, NW
DC’s Got Talent
There will be city service vendors as well as food and fun.
Contact: Derek Staten, [email protected], (202) 270-1640
|5D||6-8 pm||Starburst Plaza
15th Street and Benning Road, NE
|Contact: Toni Miles-Maloney, [email protected], (202) 360-5731|
|6D||5:30-8:30 pm||Kenilworth Park
1550 Anacostia Avenue, NE
Games of tug-of-war and flag football are the schedule for the Sixth Disstrict National Night Out event. The Park Service is providing a rock wall. There will be face painting, potato sack races, bubble stations, and various other sporting events for the youth. In addition, our partner agencies will have tables for giveaways and vendor information pertaining to local DC Government resources.
|7D||6-9 pm||Bald Eagle Recreation Center
100 Joliet Street, SW
Our Community/Our Responsibility.
Bridge the gap between Community and MPD
Join our neighbors and friends on Tuesday, August 1st for the 34th Anniversary of National Night Out, America’s Night Out Against Crime. The Bald Eagle Community will host this year’s event starting at 6:00 pm. Come out to meet the men and women of the public safety agencies that work hard to make our neighborhoods safe and to meet and greet the residents and businesses that work with them to make a difference in our neighborhoods
Contact: Fayette Vaughn-Lee, [email protected], (202) 497-0814