Join the Lexington Police Department in Uptown Lexington on August 5, 2014 for an interesting combination of crime awareness, fun, food and live entertainment. Click here for the article from last year's event and photographs courtesy of Donnie Roberts The Dispatch. We are pleased to announce that Ron and Amy Shirley from Lizard Lick Towing will be the special guest for the 2014 event!
National Night Out is an annual event held nationally on the first Tuesday in August. Neighbors come together from all over the city with local law enforcement agencies to raise crime and drug prevention awareness and to send a message to the criminals that the communities are organized and are fighting back to discourage criminal behavior.
The Lexington Police Department proudly hosts the Annual National Night Out event, which is held on North Main Street in Uptown Lexington. Please Sign up for eNews or visit the Lexington Police Department calendar to stay abreast of details for National Night Out 2014. Follow the Lexington Police Department on Twitter for crime alerts and public information!
A safe and fun environment is provided for people of all ages. Children have rides, face painting and entertainment. There is also different types of music provided by live bands and DJ’s at two different stages.
Attendees will enjoy viewing lots of different police vehicles, motorcycles and equipment from our agency, as well as other surrounding law enforcement agencies. The Lexington Fire Department, Davidson County Community Corrections, Rescue Squad and Emergency Services display their emergency equipment. In addition, community groups and area businesses are on hand to display and share information on their services.
National Night Out is a great opportunity for you and your family to get to know the public servants that are dedicated to keeping you safe. Thanks to our partnerships with the community and local businesses - hotdogs, drinks and some other treats are typically provided at no charge!
The National Night Out event brings out thousands of people to Uptown Lexington. Come out and bring your family to help make the next event even better!
For more information about National Night Out, please contact Corporal Tim Perry by email or phone at 336-243-6710.