National Night Out

1. What is National Night Out?

A National community building campaign that demonstrates police and community partnership in making our neighborhoods safer and a more caring places to live. 

Residents are encouraged to join with their neighbors and have a neighborhood block party, ice cream social or other outdoor event to build neighborhood spirit and unity – which is the first defense against crime. Research shows that when neighbors know and look out for each other, crimes go down.

2. When is National Night Out?


NNO in Texas is held the first Tuesday in October. In lieu of caravans, Universal City Police Department will host a Community Heroes event the Saturday before or after NNO. Please visit the cities Facebook page for details.

3. Who can host a National Night Out Party?


The city of Universal City welcomes any neighborhood or community group to participate. This event is a great way to bring people together and have fun.