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National Night Out in South River
August 6, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
On Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 from 5:00pm until 9:00pm, South River Police Department will be holding South River’s 11th Annual National Night Out at Saint Mary Coptic School (Morningside Avenue). All residents are encouraged to lock their doors, turn on outside lights and join the entire community in standing together to promote awareness, safety and neighborhood unity.
New this year is music by The Polish Nannies – a live band playing all your favorite party, rock and dance songs! Bring a chair and enjoy the show or stay standing and dance away!
Returning this year are spots for vendors, businesses and community groups. The cost is $25 per spot. Free spots are available for non-profit or community organizations. All are encouraged to join us and show off all South River has to offer to its residents. To register and reserve your spot, please use the registration form on the flyer below.
Entry to the event is free. Food, snacks, refreshments and items from certain vendors will be available for purchase. The event features giveaways, games, music, emergency equipment displays, vendors, local businesses, community organizations and other activities. *
Ride & Activity tickets are $1 each or 6 tickets for $5. Each ticket allows one use of the following rides or activities:
• Video Game Trailer
• Photo Booth
• Fun Bus
• Train Ride
• Remote Control Cars
• Turbo Tubs Ride
Off street parking will be available in the Corpus Christi Church parking lot located on David Street. Handicap parking will be available on Morningside Avenue directly alongside the event.
A flyer and registration form is available at the following link: http://www.southrivernj.org/2019/NNO_19.pdf
ABOUT NATIONAL NIGHT OUT:
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods a safer, better place to live. Together, we are making that happen.
National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community and provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances.
Neighborhoods across the nation host block parties, festivals, parades, cookouts and other various community events with safety demonstrations, seminars, youth events, visits from emergency personnel and exhibits.
* Features of this event are not yet finalized and are subject to change depending on the attendance and participation of various groups and organizations.
For more information about the National Night Out in South River, please contact the event organizer as listed above. Jersey Family Fun is not the organizer of this event. We are sharing news of this event as a community service to our readers.