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National Night Out
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Aug 2, 2016, 5-9PM, Rain or Shine 

National Night Out is America's night out against crime! The event is held annually on the first Tuesday of August held at Riverwalk Crossing Park in downtown Jacksonville. The City of Jacksonville along with community partners hosts this exciting annual event to celebrate community and to promote crime prevention. More than 12,000 citizen's attend each year.  

Jacksonville's NNO event won the NC Association of Festivals and Events, Event of the Year Award in 2014 and are working to make this year's event even better! Jacksonville's National Night Out is open to the public. Admission, parking and shuttle service are free. Shuttle service is provided by Jacksonville Transit.  Parking & Shuttle Map

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Thank you Marine Federal Credit Union, Jacksonville Travel & Tourism and Onslow Memorial Hospital for your support! 2015 event images on Facebook 

Jacksonville National Night OutOnlsow Memorial HospitalComing to NNO in 2016 
There is a lot in store for the 
2016 National Night Out Event. Live musical entertainment, bicycle giveaway, military vehicles, demonstrations, police and fire vehicles, trucks, motorcycles, police dog demonstrations, car exhibit, children's activity area, food vendors, and of course fireworks to top off the evening. We're adding to the list too! Help us get the word out! Share this page with others and check us out on facebook. 2015 event images on Facebook

2016 NNO Poster Contest Winner Art

2016 NNO Poster Contest - Students & Adults

Congratulations to the winner for the 2016 NNO Design Contest, Mattson Williams, Grade 11 from Jacksonville HS. Mattson's art teacher is Bernie Rosage from Jacksonville HS. Mattson will be given the contest award during the opening ceremony for Jacksonville's National Night Event. A limited number of t-shirts are also being printed with the winning artwork. These t-shirts will be used as prizes for a donut eating contest at the NNO event. 

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Partner Event! 5K Running With The Law, July 30, 2016
 - 2015 Event Images.
This 5K is a 'sister' event to National Night Out. 2016 is the fourth year of the 5K and we are working on 'growing' the event at the Jacksonville Commons. More than 150 runners of all ages participated in 2015. Medals are awarded for runners age categories. Run side by side with area Law enforcement officers, get some exercise and support a great cause.

Marine Federal Credit UnionProceeds for the event support NC Special Olympics. This event is open to the public.  Questions? Call 910 938-5312 Register to Run.  Race map

  • Running With The Law 5K - JPD cheers runnersPre-registration $20 (Deadline July 28, 12PM)
  • Youth Registration 12 & Under $10
  • Packet Pick Up - Fri, July 29, 12-6:30PM or Sat 6-7AM at the Jacksonville Commons Admin Office, 100 Recreation Lane
  • Event Day Registration $30
  • Race Starts at 7:30AM
  • Participants receive an event t-shirt & finisher medal
  • Medals (Various age groups, overall male, female)
  • Dress Up In Your Favorite Costume    (Prize Categories: Youth, Adult, Team)
  • Proceeds benefit NC Special Olympics 

Vendors - Food and Vendors are complete. If you registered as a vendor, please call 455-4000 for questions or concerns. TheVendor Application Form also has details regarding this event. Vendor Details & Application Form

Thank You NNO Sponsors!
 Marine Federal Credit Union logo
 Jacksonville Tourism Development  Target logo  The Globe logo

JOEMC logo
 Modern Exterminating
 ONWASA logo Onlsow Memorial Hospital
 Jacksonville Daily News
 Remax logo Schilsky Chiropractic logo    Urgent Care logo

- We hope you or your organization will consider being a sponsor for National Night Out. It's a great way to give back to your community and make connections. To sponsor this event, please call NNO Sponsor Coordinator, Beth Purcell at 910 455-1772. Sponsor Package 

 Coastal bank  Century Link logo  Gold Corral logo  Onslow County Bar Association logo
 Food Lion logo
 Navy Federal Credit Union Walmart logo     Onslow County seal  Marine Chevy logo  Duke Energy logo


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