This year’s National Night Out is Tuesday, August 6th! National Night Out is a community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships on the first Tuesday of August every year. These events are always free and family friendly. It’s a good chance to get to know your local law enforcement and meet members of your community!
Here are the events happening in the Stateline area.
Beloit Police at Riverside Park (1252 S. Riverside Dr., Beloit)
5 – 7 pm
There will ice cream and other fun.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1050251718515035/
Byron Police at downtown Byron
5 – 7:30 pm
There will be food, games, water fights, TicTacToe and the Coyote radio station will be there to celebrate.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2222845407777154/
Cherry Valley Police at Baumann Park (218 S. Walnut, Cherry Valley)
5:30 – 8:30 pm
The Cherry Valley Police Department, the Cherry Valley Recreation Committee, and the Cherry Valley Fire Department will be there with raffles, giveaways, games, fun and a kids kickball game.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/386968245532159/
Janesville Police at Janesville Police Department (100 N. Jackson St., Janesville)
5 – 8 pm
There will be a celebration of National Night Out.
Rochelle Police at Atwood Park (10th Avenue, Rochelle)
5 – 8 pm
There will be free food, music, games, giveaways, a helicopter landing and fire and police demonstrations.
Rockford Police at Rockford City Market (100 Water St., Rockford)
6 – 9 pm
There will be police vehicles, food, inflatable obstacle course, backpack giveaway, face painting, trolley rides, vendors, and more.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2380146568732644/
Rockton Police at Franklin Street in Rockton
4 – 8 pm
There will be a block party with free food. Bring chairs and soda.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/366295977597253/
Roscoe Police at Main Street in Roscoe
6 – 9 pm
There will be demonstrations, a car show, music, giveaways, food, crafts and games, dunk tank, and photo ops.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/692777724517294
Winnebago Police at 100 Block of West Main Street, Winnebago
5 – 7 pm
There will be Sheriff Winnebago County K9 Demonstration at 6 pm, car show, giveaways, free hot dogs, chips, popcorn and water, and Winnebago Park District activities. Olivo Taco will be on site selling 3 tacos for $5!
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1412719478868334/