GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Tuesday, August 4, marks the 32nd annual National Night Out — a day where neighbors are encouraged to come together to take back the streets, and have positive interactions with local law enforcement. Many communities in West Michigan are participating, with cookouts, block parties, and other events.
In Grand Rapids, the Salvation Army KROC Center is hosting a night of family fun. You can meet police officers and firefighters, enjoy activities, and watch a feature presentation of the film, “Paddington” on Tuesday. Activities begin at 5:00 p.m. and the movie starts at 7:00 p.m.
In Walker, Feyen Zylstra and Living Hope Community Church are teaming up with police to host the city’s 8th annual National Night Out. Activities include prize giveaways, bounce houses, games, and much more. It is scheduled from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Feyen Zylstra, 2396 Hillside Dr. NW.
Events in Kalamazoo include the following neighborhoods:
ARCADIA – Neighborhood Association, Arcadia School, 6:00-8:00 PM
EASTSIDE – Neighborhood Association, Rockwell Park at the corner Trimble/Humphries from 5:00-7:00 PM
EDISON – Neighborhood Association, 816 Washington from 5:30-6:30 PM
MILWOOD – Neighborhood Association Greenwood Reformed Church, 1815 Winton from 6:00-8:00 PM
NORTHSIDE – Neighborhood Association 612 N. Park from 5:00-7:00 PM
STUART – Neighborhood Association West Main Park from 6:00-8:00 PM
VINE – Neighborhood Association Vine St. at Locust from 6:00-8:00 PM
WEST MAIN HILL – Neighborhood Association Henderson Park from 6:30-8:30 PM
PARKVIEW HILLS – Parkview Hills Club House from 7:00-9:00 PM
There are also numerous events in Muskegon. Click here for a full list of the neighborhood activities planned for Tuesday night.