- Sunday July 31st, 2011 :: 06:45 a.m. EDT
The City of Lewes Police Department invites you to the 19th Annual Lewes Night Out at Smith Park on Saturday, August 06, 2011 from 4p-8p.
On Saturday, August 06, 2011, the City of Lewes Police Department will be hosting the 19th Annual National Night Out. This unique crime/drug prevention event is sponsored by the National Association Town Watch (NATW). The event will take place from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Blockhouse Pond/Smith Park, located at the corner of Park Avenue and Johnson Street in Lewes, Delaware. In the event of inclement weather, the event will be held on Sunday, August 07, 2011.
National Night Out is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness, generate support and participation in local anti-crime efforts. The National Night Out strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community relations as well as sending a message to criminals letting them know that neighborhoods in our area are organized and fighting back.
During National Night Out, residents in neighborhoods throughout Lewes and across the nation are asked to lock their doors, turn on outside lights, and spend the evening outside with neighbors and polilce. The events planned for the evening include a cookout, youth and family events, visits from police officers and a variety of entertainment.
Lewes Police Department
E. Third Street
Lewes, DE 19958