National Night Out events in central Florida


Altamonte SpringsClermont  |  Holly Hill  |  Orange County  |  Orlando  |  Port Orange   |  Volusia County


Altamonte Springs:

From 7:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m. on August 6th, residents in neighborhoods throughout
Altamonte Springs and across the nation are asked to lock their doors, turn on outside
lights, and spend the evening outside with neighbors and police. Many neighborhoods
throughout Altamonte Springs will be hosting a variety of special events such as block
parties, cookouts, parades, flashlight walks, contests, youth activities and anti-crime
The following neighborhoods in Altamonte Springs are participating:
Barclay Woods
Brantley Estates
Brantley Terrace
Capistrano Condominiums
Charter Pointe Apartments
Crescent Place Condominiums



The event will be held at the Waterfront Park located at 100 3rd St, Clermont, FL 34711, from 4pm - 9pm, rain or shine.

In support of this cause, children of our community ages 6-17 were asked to participate in an essay writing contest. Three Kindles will be awarded to the top essay in each age group. The deadline for submissions is August 1, 2013.  While at the event you can also support local charities by bringing a non-perishable food item for a local food bank, an item for the South Lake Animal Shelter or gently used shoes for a children's charity.

More information can be found on the Clermont Police Department's facebook page at: or


Holly Hill:

The Holly Hill Police Department will host an Open House at police headquarters on Tuesday, August 6, 2013, between 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm as part of the 30th Anniversary of National Night Out.   

The Open House will held at the Holly Hill Police Department, 1065 Ridgewood Avenue, and will include static displays of law enforcement and emergency management equipment and group tours of Holly Hill's historic police facility and City Hall.  

Holly Hill Police Chief Mark Barker and his officers will be on hand to answer questions and provide resource information on crime prevention and safety programs.

During the Open House, visitors will be treated to a free Hot Dog cookout, and local businesses will feature displays and door prizes throughout the evening. 


Orange County:
In addition to the neighborhood events, the Crime Prevention Unit is sponsoring a "Preventing Crime Theme Party" contest which will allow each neighborhood watch organization to compete for the best and most creative event plan. Each winner receives recognition from the Orange County Sheriff's Office and a visit from the Sheriff, Sector Commander, and/or other staff personnel.

The event begins at 4:00 P.M.  Below is the complete list of participating communities.

Alexandria Place
731 Alexandria Place, Apopka, FL 32712

Rose Pointe/Rosetta Villas
5632 Mariwood Drive, Orlando, FL 32810
***Sheriff Jerry L. Demings will be present at this location from about 7:00 PM- 7:45 PM***

Biltmore Shores
4250 Shorecrest Drive, Orlando, FL 32804

Emerald Villas Apartments
5450 Cholla Way, Orlando, FL 32808
***Sheriff Jerry L. Demings will be present at this location from about 6:00 PM- 6:45 PM***

Lee Road Safe Neighborhood
900 Lee Road, Orlando, FL 32810

People of Lockhart Neighborhood Association
5495 Clarcona Ocoee Road, Orlando, FL 32810
***Sheriff Jerry L. Demings will be present at this location from about 8:00 PM- 8:30 PM.***

Neighborhood Watch of Clarcona Resort
3000 Clarcona Road, Apopka, FL 32703

Apopka Communities
4456 West 13th Street, Apopka, FL 32703

River of Life Church
4300 Clarcona Ocoee Road, Orlando, FL 32810

Quail Ridge Subdivision
5400 block of Blue Tick Drive, Orlando, FL 32810

Lake Shore Village
4127 North Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL 32804

Round Lake Road
6800 block of Round Lake Road/Meadowland Drive, Mt. Dora, FL 32757

Willow Creek Subdivision
6860 Moorehen Circle, Orlando, FL 32810

Avalon Park
3651 Avalon Park East Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32828
***Sheriff Jerry L. Demings will be present at this location from about 4:30 PM- 5:15 PM.***

Eagles Glen
10616 Satinwood Drive, Orlando, FL 32825

Lake Jean HOA
2934 Lake Jean Drive, Orlando, FL 32817

Little Lake Barton Shores
801 North Solandra Drive, Orlando, FL 32807

Woodside Village
8800 block of Butternut Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32817

Winter Park Estates
2641 Carvell Court, Winter Park, FL 32792

20425 Mansfield Street, Orlando, FL 32833

Cypress Bend
2800 block of Cribble Court, Orlando, FL 32825

Moss Park Landings
11032 Taeda Drive, Orlando, FL 32832

Orlo Vista & Hope Circle Communities
1 North Powers Drive, Orlando, FL 32825
Park West HOA
200 block of Jemond Court, Orlando, FL 32835

Bay Lakes
8030 Calabria Court, Orlando, FL 32836

3412 Furlong Way, Gotha, FL 34734

Pine Hills Community Council/Robinswood
6408 North Jennings Avenue, Orlando, FL 32818

Lake Florence Connection
1607 Addie Avenue, Orlando, FL 32818

Buena Vista Woods Subdivision
8401 Buena Vista Woods Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32836

Independence Community
14213 Pleach Street, Winter Garden, FL 34787

Banana Bay
13500 block of Banana Bay Drive, Winter Garden, FL 34787

Cypress Landing HOA
Common Area Park near 3949 Winding Lake Road, Orlando, FL 32835

Laurel Hills Villas
Community Room 7010 Balboa Drive, Orlando, FL 32835

Lake Conway Woods
4372 Tidewater Drive, Orlando, FL 32812

Lake La Grange/Glass Gardens
2350 East Michigan Street, Orlando, FL 32806

Hunter's Creek
Osprey Park, 5100 Town Center Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32837

Daetwyler Shores
2914 Trentwood Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32812

South Pointe Subdivision
Across from 5310 Arpana Drive, Orlando, FL 32839

Plaza Las Fuentes Condos
700 Ridenhour Circle, Orlando, FL 32809

Wyndham Lakes Estates
14502 Wyndham Lakes Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32824

Conway Landings
5100 block of Codington Street, Orlando, FL 32812

Lake Ridge Village
10630 Larissa Street, Orlando, FL 32821

Vista Del Lago
14465 Vista Del Lago Boulevard, Winter Garden, FL 34787

Somerset Neighborhood
11425 Sandy Hill Drive, Orlando, FL 32821


Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer will join with Orlando residents to participate in the 30th Annual National Night Out on Tuesday, August 6th, 2013, along with Orlando City Commissioners, the Orlando Police Department and the Orlando Fire Department.

Mayor Dyer will lead a caravan along with Orlando Police Chief Paul Rooney, Orlando Fire Chief John Miller and the City of Orlando's Neighborhood Watch staff to present awards to the three neighborhood watch parties selected as the first, second and third place winners in the National Night Out theme contest.  This year's National Night Out theme is "Lights on mean lights out for crime!" and the winners include:

    First place:  Washington Shores Neighborhood
    Second place:  Clear Lake Cove Neighborhood
    Third place:  Carver Shores Neighborhood

The City of Orlando ranked third in the country for our National Night Out efforts last year and has placed in the top winning categories for the last 18 years in a row.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Schedule for visits to the winning neighborhood block parties is as follows:

Washington Shores Neighborhood
5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Washington Shores Presbyterian Church - 3600 Rogers Drive

Carver Shores Neighborhood
6:15 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
Poppy Park - 5344 Lescot Lane

Clear Lake Cove Neighborhood
7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
2444 Monte Carlo Trail


Port Orange:
The Port Orange Police Department will be hosting its 8th annual "National Night Out Against Crime" Block Party on Tuesday August 6, 2013 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Port Orange City Center Complex.

Join your friends, neighbors and members of the Port Orange Police Department on Tuesday August 6th at the National Night Out Against Crime Block Party. Displays and presentations by the Port Orange Police Department's traffic division, marine unit, Volunteers in Police Services and the Port Orange Police Explorers. There will be games, art displays and food vendors on hand. Additionally, children's "bounce house" and a dunk tank will be available. Crown Shredding will be on site and the Raydon Corporation will be attending with a simulator. Kieser University's Criminal Justice Program will be providing fingerprinting. If you should need further details about this annual National Night Out block party, please contact crime prevention Officer Serena Besuden at (386) 506-5822 or email


Volusia County:

Here’s a listing of events that the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office will be participating in tonight:


Deltona City Hall, 2345 Providence Blvd.

5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.


DeBary Town Hall, 12 Colomba Road.

6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Ormond Beach

Nova Community Center, 440 N. Nova Road

6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Port Orange

City Center Complex, 1000 City Center Circle

6 p.m.-8 p.m.

South Daytona

Sunshine Mall parking lot, 2400 S. Ridgewood Ave.

6 p.m.-8 p.m.