DUNKIRK, N.Y. (WIVB)–After a discussion with the Night Out Committee, Dunkirk Police say the National Night Out will not be canceled but delayed a month.
National Night Out will be celebrated on Tuesday, September 1.
“This has been a very unique year for all of us with the COVID-19 Pandemic. National Night Out is a very important part of the successful relationship that we have with the community we serve,” police said.
Organizers say they will follow protocols for mask-wearing, social distancing, and sanitizing, as well as other precautions that will be in place.
Police will have a supply of masks on hand for anyone that needs one.
The event will take place at Washington Park starting at about 6:30 p.m., with a movie to follow at 8 p.m.