National Night Out events across the nation are meant to encourage communities to develop healthy partnerships with their local police officers.

This year, National Night Out falls during the week of August 5th and there are two of the free local events you won't want to miss.

What: Safe Yakima Valley and Yakima Police Athletic League present: National Night Out
When: Monday, August 5, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Miller Park, 513 N 3rd St

What: Henry Beauchamp Center presents: National Night Out
When: Tuesday, August 6, 2019, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Southeast Community Park, 1211 S 7th St

Other National Night Out events will happen all over Yakima and in the city of Toppenish, so be on the lookout for us to bring you the scoop when we hear of it!