National Night Out 2014




“ The city of New Bedford’s and America’s Night Out Against Crime”,

Our night of activities will promote involvement in crime prevention activities, Police- Fire-EMS community partnerships, neighborhood camaraderie and send a message to criminals letting them know that New Bedford Massachusetts neighborhoods are organized and fighting back. We are asking our city residents to please help keep N.N.O traditional “lights on” campaign and symbolic front porch vigils a live by turning on your front porch light before 4 P.M.

Neighborhoods United has planned  various events and activities including, a hot dog cookout, a visits from local and state emergency personnel, a march, youth events, safety demonstrations and seminars, in effort to heighten awareness and enhance community relations.

Raffle tickets will also be handed out to every student that brings a hand drawn picture that promotes different ways our community can help make New Bedford a safer place to live. We’ll also have a table setup on location for those that were unable to bring a hand drawn picture.  You’ll have a chance to a bike donated by the New Bedford Police, Fire & E.M.S and much more.

The high light of our event will be a tug of war contest between the New Bedford Police Department and New Bedford Fire Departmentwe’ll also be picking 10 children to join the Police or Fire Departments team and as a BONUS YOU”LL GET A FREE TEE SHIRT if your ticket is picked to be on one of the teams.

Date:                            Tuesday-August 5th 2014

Location:                   Riverside Park New Bedford Ma, 

Time:                          4 P.M. – 8:30 P.M.


( Use Sawyer St Entrance look for the red balloons)

For more information dial 508-889-1752



In the event of Rain we’ll hold a special event on.

“The Bullard Street Neighborhood Family Fun Day”


Date:                                  Saturday -August 9th 

Time 1:00 pm                 4:00 pm  Same Location

Location:                         Riverside Park New Bedford Ma, 

( Use Sawyer St Entrance look for the red balloons)

For more information dial 508-889-1752