Fitchburg to celebrate National Night Out
Event will have parade, 5k run
The city of Fitchburg is joining thousands of communities across the country for national night out to stop crime and drug abuse.
According to a release from the city, the National Night Out starts with a parade at 12:30 p.m. on Aug. 3 at McKee Farms Park.
The event is also scheduled to included refreshments, games and a 5K run around the park from 1-4 p.m.
Members of the Fitchburg police and fire departments will be in attendance along with the FPD canine unit and horse-mounted officers.
National Night Out is a nationwide event aiming to help residents bond with law enforcement to help prevent crime.
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