Hoover National Night Out changes locations

FROM STAFF REPORTS

HOOVER – Hoover’s popular National Night Out event will move to a new location this year.

National Night Out in Hoover is scheduled for 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 6, at the Belk parking lot of the Riverchase Galleria, located at 2000 Galleria Circle.

The free event is designed to strengthen neighborhood spirit and enhance police-community partnerships.

Attendees will have the opportunity to get an up-close look at some of the tools used by police on a daily basis as they work to keep residents safe.

The event will feature:

  • Displays by the Hoover Police Department, Hoover Fire Department, Drug Enforcement Agency; Alabama Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms; and other local agencies.
  • The HPD Mobile Command Center, SWAT team, Explosive Ordinance Disposal team, a seized Porsche 911 and Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
  • Opportunities to meet various members of the HPD and for children to be fingerprinted as part of a family safety plan.
  • Car show.
  • Local food trucks.

For more information, call 444-7700.