DETROIT - The Detroit Police Department, along with members of the community and businesses, is celebrating the 2012 annual National Night Out campaign.
Detroit's NNO festivities are among the largest in the state and draws families from all across the city.
The crime awareness event is aimed at reinforcing police and community partnerships in the interests of safer and cleaner neighborhoods.
Detroit Police Chief Ralph L. Godbee, Jr. will be in attendance at several of the citywide National Night Out events.
The following is locations and times for all National Night Out activities in Detroit:
7310 Woodward Avenue
4P - 9P
Refreshments, various vendors, pony rides, bouncers, train rides, dunk tank, marching band, Health Department information, and Jazz band.
"Come Take Back The Night"
Clark Park, 1130 Clark Street
Refreshments, bounce house, entertainment diego, free bike helmets
(Park is located between W. Vernor & I-75) Give-Away, cotton candy, free school supplies Give-Away, raffle, dive team display, and K-9 demonstrations.
"Come Take Back the Night"
5100 E. Nevada
3P - 7P
Taste & See: Roberts Rverwalk Hotel Detroit; Fires; Royal Kabob, Hamtramck; Sala Thai; and Mexican Village - Free Food Tasting, Give-Away: Chene Park concert tickets, live Jazz concert from Mike Harrington, activities for kids, and safety tips.
"Where the Community Against Crime Comes Together"
3 on 3 Basketball tournament, bounce house, music, games, activities, and food.
"National Night Out Against Crime"
1441 W. 7 Mile Rd
Live entertainment, refreshments, rides, games, puppet show, rock climbing, karaoke, cheer team competition, marching band, basketball with DPD officers, arts and crafts, community information booths, free bike helmets give-away, and much more.
" A Going Away Party for Crime!"
Mack Shopping Plaza
DJ, Dancing, Obstacle Course, Miniature Pirate Ship Ride, Rock District (Mack & Alter Road) Climbing, Dunk Tank, Book bag Give-Away, School Uniform
"Let's Light Up the Path to a Safer & Cleaner Vouchers, Refreshments, and much more. Community!"
6th & 8th Precincts
Classic car show, bouncers, marshal arts demonstration, cheerleaders, directly across from NWD. and refreshments.
"America's Night Out Against Crime"
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