Today many across not just Broward, Dade, and Palm Beach but people through out the United States will be out and about connecting with some of their local law enforcement officers for- National Night Out Day. This national event is held on the first Tuesday in August essentially connecting officers with the communities they serve and promoting safer neighborhoods.
Check a few events that are taking place throughout the week- starting today.
Sugarwood Park 14551 S.W. 100th Street, Miami/6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Goulds Park 11350 S.W. 216th Street, Miami/4 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Southwest 76th Avenue and Southwest 64th Street, Miami/6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Lincoln Fields | 2020 N.W. 63rd Street, Miami/ 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Highland Oaks Park | 20300 N.E. Oaks Park, Miami/7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
North Trail Park | 780 N.W. 127th Avenue, Miami/6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Norman and Jean Reach Park | 7895 N.W. 176th Street, Hialeah/5 p.m. - 8 p.m
There will be more than a dozen event locations in Hollywood including:
- MLK Community Center, at 2400 Charleston Street, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
- McNicol Community Room, at 1411 S 28th Avenue, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- Circ Hotel, at 780 Polk Street, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- Federation Plaza, at 3081 Taft Street, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
- Washington Park homeowners can go to the Washington Park Community Center, 5199 Pembroke Road, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- In Lawn Acres, it will be held at 224 S 56th Street, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- Oak Lake Community Center, at 3190 N 56th Avenue, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
- Boulevard Heights Community Center, at 6770 Garfield Street, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
- Sal Oliveri Park, at 4701 Tyler Street, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Margate Police Department is hosting its 19th Annual National Night Out Against Crime at the Margate Sports Complex, located on Banks Road between Copans Road and Coconut Creek Parkway.
The Broward Sheriff’s Office is marking the event over a three-night period. On Monday they hosted an event in Parkland.
On Tuesday, they will host three events:
- Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W. Atlantic Boulevard, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Pompano Beach district will be collecting school supplies for back-to-school success as donations. Please bring these items with you to support the cause.
- Tamarac District Office, 7515 N. Pine Island Road, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
- Mary Saunders Park, 4750 SW 21st Street in West Park, at 6 p.m.
On Wednesday they will host an event at Municipal Complex in North Lauderdale at 701 SW 71st Avenue from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Fort Lauderdale police will host an event at the Joseph C. Carter Park, 1450 West Sunrise Boulevard, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. There will be free food and refreshments, a kids zone with slides and bounce houses, arts and crafts, face painting, and a petting zoo.