National Night Out on Tuesday night in Richmond is set to kick off with a celebration in the parking lot at Target and conclude with an ending celebration at The Shops at Hilltop.
The kick off event starts at 4:30 p.m. at the Target at 4500 Macdonald Ave. with a community gathering featuring free hotdogs and hamburgers for the first 250 attendees and kids activities.
From there, a Community Caravan will visit National Night Out parities all over town. See below for the list of parties being held community-wide.
The Richmond event will include with an End Party at JC Penney, lower level, at The Shops Hilltop.
Also, the San Pablo Police Department, in partnership with the City of San Pablo and San Pablo Economic Development Corporation, will hold the city’s first National Night Out Community Celebration on Tuesday, Aug. 7 from 5 p.m. to 8 pm, at the San Pablo Community Center, 2450 Road 20.
National Night Out is held annually on the first Tuesday in August in cities across the nation as a way to build bonds between neighbors, police officers and firefighters, and to increase crime prevention and safety awareness. It does so through the organization of block parties throughout the community.
Richmond National Night Out celebration sites:
Coronado Neighborhood Council
212 S.17th St
Easter Hill United Methodist Church
3911 Cutting Blvd
Friendship Manor – 564 Stege Ave
Monterey Pines – 680 S.37th St
5830 Sacramento Ave
1808 Shasta Ave
Barrett Apt’s – 700 Barrett Ave
Lillie Mae Jones Apt’s – 120 Macdoanald Ave
Atchison Village – 230 Collins St
Shields-Reid – 802 Chesley Ave
Church of Christ – 4709 Macdonald Ave
630 31st St
N&E NC – 638 28th St
Parchester Village – 900 Williams Dr
Club Vista – 3524 Park Ridge Dr (Country Club Vista Park)
Heritage Park Senior Apt’s – 3811 Lakeside Drive
Greenbriar NC – Kipling Court
May Valley NC – LaMoine Park (Morningside Dr)
Hilltop Church of Christ – 3301 Morningside Dr
Hilltop Green – Hilltop Green Clubhouse (1095 Parkside Dr)
Fairmede/Hilltop NC – Hilltop Community Church (3118 Shane Dr)
ADDITIONAL RICHMOND PARTIES:
The following group did not make the caravan list but are hosting events.
• Vista Heights – 909 Vista Heights Road
• Richmond Village – 700 block of S.26th St
• Brickyard Cove – Clubhouse or parking lot (1223 Brickyard Cove)
• Pullman Townhouses – 2989 Pullman Ave
• 500 block of 32nd St
• 5723 Madison Ave
• 5700 block of Santa Cruz Ave
• Ventura St NW – 700 block of Ventura St
• Bella Vista Apt’s – 3400 Richmond Parkway