National Night Out Community Picnic – August 2 – Lower Willow Park

Bennington Police Department to Host Second Annual Community Picnic

The public is invited to attend a free Community Picnic on Tuesday, August 2, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. This second annual event will be located at Lower Willow Park off of Performance Drive.

The Community Picnic is part of National Night Out, an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our community a safer, more caring place to live.

The event will feature free food including grilled items, baked goods, chips, and drinks. Free backpacks for kids filled with school supplies will also be given away while supplies last. You must be present to get a backpack!

Members of the Bennington Police Department, Fire Department, Highway Department, and Town Employees will be on hand grilling food, giving tours of fire trucks and police vehicles, and enjoying an evening with community members.