July 12, 2017
City of Cupertino Joins Cities Nationwide for ‘America’s Night Out Against Crime’
National Night Out – August 1, 2017
CUPERTINO, CA In partnership with Target, the City of Cupertino will kickoff the 34th Annual National Night Out on Tuesday, August 1, from 4 to 6 p.m.
The event will be held in the Target parking lot (corner of Stevens Creek Boulevard and Saich Way). Come and meet Cupertino’s First Responders and join us for free hot dogs, face painting, games and prizes. Cupertino’s Neighborhood Watch, Block Leader, Emergency Preparedness, Sustainability, Recreation, and community programs will also be on hand.
One lucky person will win a free bicycle and one neighborhood will win a free movie night.National Night Out (NNO) is designed to:1. Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness2. Generate participation in the Neighborhood Watch program3. Strengthen and promote spirit within neighborhoods4. Send a message to criminals that neighborhoods are organized and fighting back
Later that night, neighborhoods throughout Cupertino are encouraged to continue the celebration along with 11,000 communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories, Canadian cities, and military bases around the world. You can do this by turning on your porch lights and spending time with your neighbors. Some ideas: neighborhood potluck, dessert exchange, ice cream social, or a book swap.
For more information, or to register your neighborhood, visit www.cupertino.org/nno.