Contacts: Matt Laible, City of Minneapolis, 612-673-2786 

Planning a National Night Out gathering? Important deadlines are approaching      

July 17, 2013 (MINNEAPOLIS) This year, National Night Out is Tuesday, Aug. 6, and if you’re planning a neighborhood gathering, there are important deadlines for registering your event with the City and for blocking off your street.

This is the 30th year Minneapolis has observed National Night Out and in 2011 and 2012, Minneapolis was first in the nation for participation. As the big evening approaches, neighborhood leaders planning an event can use the following checklist to plan their National Night Out celebration:

Each event organizer will receive Mystery Point Passes for Nickelodeon Universe at the Mall of America. Each Mystery Point pass is worth either a single ride, a day of rides or a whole season of rides.

Published Jul. 17, 2013