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“National Night Out” 250+ Bay Area Block Parties (2021)

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes community partnerships and neighborhood comradery with the goal of creating safer and stronger neighborhoods.

Every first Tuesday night in August we invite neighborhoods to host block parties that feature music, cookouts, contests, youth events, and visits from emergency personnel.


Check out the map of over 250 different neighborhood block parties in the City of Oakland. See the full list. Learn more about National Night Out Oakland.

San Jose

Biebrach Park 6 – 8 p.m.
Brenda Lopez Plaza 5 – 9 p.m.
Edenvale Gardens Park 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Emma Prusch Park 4 – 8 p.m.
Hamann Park 5:30 – 8 p.m.
Lone Bluff Park 5 – 7 p.m.
Los Paseos Park 5 – 8 p.m.
Northwood Park 6 – 9 p.m.
Playa Del Rey Park 6 – 8 p.m.
Roosevelt Park 6 – 8 p.m.
Rosemary Gardens Park 6 – 8 p.m.
Seven Trees Community Center 6 – 10 p.m.
Silver Leaf Park 5 – 8 p.m.
Southside Community Center 5 – 8 p.m.
St. James Park 6 – 8 p.m.
Thousand Oaks Park 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Welch Park 6 – 8:30 p.m.

San Francisco

  • Bayview Station
    Bayview Opera House
    4705 3rd Street
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    Little Hollywood Park
    Lathrop Ave & Tocoloma Ave
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Central Station
    680 Filbert Street
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Ingleside Station
    Ingleside Station / Balboa Park @ 1 Sgt John V Young Lane
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Mission Station
    Mission Playground: Valencia Street Between 19th Street & 20th Street
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Northern Station
    Ella Hill Hutch Center: 1050 McAllister Street
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
  • Park Station
    Duboce Park: 50 Scott Street
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    There will be skateboard lessons and a mobile skateboard park, chalk drawing, a photo booth, a motorcycle and police car, a fire engine, and more. SAFE, Park Rangers, and other law enforcement and civic organizations will host resource tables, offering tips on health and safety and organizing neighborhood watch groups.Free snack bags and free popcorn will be served. There is no cost for any of the activities or food.
  • Richmond Station
    450 7th Avenue
    4:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Southern Station
    Yerba Buena Public Square (701 Howard St) & Treasure Island (Gateview Ave at Gateview Court)
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Taraval Station
    Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Center: 650 Capitol Avenue
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Tenderloin Station
    Boeddeker Park: 246 Eddy Street
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM


BART Police will be hosting National Night Out at seven BART stations on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 from 5pm-8pm.

The public is invited the attend these family-friendly events with games, giveaways, and BART safety tips held in the free area of the following stations:

  • Rockridge
  • Fruitvale
  • Pleasant Hill
  • Castro Valley
  • 24th Street Mission
  • Glen Park
  • Berryessa/North San Jose

BART Police is pulling out all the stops with the Castro Valley BART Station National Night Out event featuring a petting zoo, music, food, local vendor and more. In addition, Costco donated 75 backpacks to give out at the Castro Valley event.

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