Redwood City is gearing up for National Night Out events on Tuesday, Aug. 7.
National Night Out is observed in cities across the U.S. on the first Tuesday of August.
It aims to promote partnerships between law enforcement and residents to strengthen public safety and sense of community.
“Eight neighborhood associations are hosting National Night Out events across the city held in parks and blocked off streets,” city officials said. “The Neighborhood Associations are planning great activities ranging from a car show to live local bands and everything in between”
See below for the city’s list of events. Check back for updates to this list, or visit the city’s website here.
Centennial – Mezes Park, 6-8 p.m.
Eagle Hill – Block Party at Quartz and St. Francis St., 5-8 p.m.
Friendly Acres – Barbeque at Andrew Spinas Park, 6-8 p.m. Fun and games for children and families.
Redwood Shores/Sandpiper Lagoon HOA– Block Party at Avocat Dr. and Waterside Circle from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Redwood City Police and Fire departments will attend. Light food and drinks will be provided. Please park in guest parking only or walk to the area.
Redwood Village – Join your neighbors for food, ice cream, classic cars, and a jumper on Flynn St. (off Greenwood), from 6-8 p.m.
Roosevelt – Gather at the Sheltered BBQ Area at Red Morton Park (by the Bocce Ball Court) from 6 – 8 p.m. Come to tie-dye t-shirts and participate in a dessert contest.
Woodside Plaza – Gather at Maddux park from 4 – 8 p.m. for corn hole, ladder golf, and a bake-off competition. Redwood City Police and Fire departments will attend with cars and trucks. RCPD will have a fingerprinting table. Kona Hawaiian Ice Truck will stop by from 6 – 7 p.m. At 8 p.m. Maddux movie night will follow with a showing of The Princess Bride.
Photo: City of Redwood City’s website.