31st Annual National Night Out – August 5, 2014
National Night Out 2014 (NNO) is coming! August 5th is your night to shine! How will you support safe neighborhoods in the City Beautiful? The information below will give you all of the guidelines for your National Night Out party.
Orlando’s National Night Out Theme: Taking Our Communities Back
Registration-You may complete your registration using the form here or call the Neighborhood Watch Unit at 407.246.2369, and a registration packet will be mailed to you. To be eligible for the NNO theme contest, registration entries must be received by 5 p.m., June 27, 2014. To guarantee receipt of a free NNO Party Package, you must register by July 18, 2014.
Crime Prevention Theme Party Contest-First, second, and third place prizes will be given to the NNO party scoring the highest on their theme party outline. Winning parties must have a crime prevention theme that ties in to Orlando’s NNO theme. Your party will be judged with a rubric prior to the NNO event based on the following: Use of Theme, Creativity, Neighborhood & Local Business Involvement, Crime Prevention Message & Education, and Clarity of Party Outline. Be sure to include a detailed narrative of your party plans with your registration form. Entries must be received by June 27, 2014. Each winning party will receive prizes and a visit from the NNO Special Caravan: Mayor Buddy Dyer, Police Chief John W. Mina, and Fire Chief John Miller.
National Night Out Block Party Package-This package will include a NNO banner, NNO balloons, NNO t-shirts and a host of other give-a-ways that will assist in making your party more memorable. If your registration is received by July 11, 2014, the Party Package will be delivered to the address you provide on your registration form. If you submit your application after July 11th, you must use the following pick up schedule:
- July 14 – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- July 15 – 3 to 7 p.m.
- July 16 – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- July 17 – 3 to 7 p.m.
When picking up your party package at the Orlando Police Department Headquarters at 100 S. Hughey Ave. Orlando, FL 32801. Please call 407.246.2369 when you are five minutes away and a staff person will meet you at your car with your Party Package. This will help cut down your wait time. Upon arrival, please approach the gate at the rear of the building, press the button at the gate and let the staff person know that you are here to pick up NNO materials.