Night to Unite & Block Events

Night to Unite

Night to Unite is a statewide event, held each year on the first Tuesday in August. The event builds neighborhood camaraderie and fosters partnerships between citizens and public safety organizations in an effort to make our neighborhoods safer.

2020 Update:  

Police and Fire resources are not available to participate in or to coordinate events held this year.  

Neighborhoods planning to have a block party and want to request a street closure are asked to submit a Block Party application:

Submit online Block Event Permit Application

Download and mail the Block Event Permit Application (PDF)

Important reminder that events need to follow the Governor’s order for group gatherings and other COVID-19 related guidelines.

Block Events 

Are you planning a block party and wish to block off the street for the event? Please complete and submit the Block Event Permit Application form (provided below) and submit it at least 10 days before your event.

Submit the online Block Event Permit Application

Download and mail the Block Event Permit Application (PDF)

Night to Unite Event Registration 

Please note that no registrations can be accepted for 2020.  

The Oakdale Police Department wants your neighborhood gathering to be a successful celebration with a common theme of safety and crime prevention. If you would like to request that Police, Fire, Ambulance, McGruff, gear demo, career discussion, crime prevention topics, elected officials, etc., be part of your event, please fill out and submit the application at least 10 days prior to your event.

Submit the online Night to Unite Registration Form