National Night Out is a national community building campaign that began in 1984 to promote relationships between police departments and residents.
Lancaster County police departments have been hosting events for a few years.
Numerous events are planned Tuesday, August 2, in all corners of the county.
Most of the events this year include other emergency service teams, including fire departments and EMS.
Following is a list of events:
What: A populous list of activities to include free food, games for kids, animal shows, live music, K-9 demonstration and more.
Where: Glatfelter Memorial Field, 1249 Lancaster Ave., Columbia
Time: 6-8 p.m.
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East Cocalico Township
What: Meet area first responders, a fun-filled evening of free food, music and entertainment.
Where: Reamstown Memorial Park, 23 E. Church St., Reamstown
Time: 6-9 p.m.
East Hempfield Township