National Night Out

Menlo Park residents have their pick of block parties, spreading from west to east across the city. According to Menlo Park Police Community Service Officer Gonee Sepulveda, the options include:

  • Join a potluck at the Sharon Park duck pond starting at 5:00 pm
  • Take part in games and eat some food at East Creek Place starting at 4:30 pm and Menlo Gateway apartments (1345 Willow Road) from 2:00 to 5:00 pm
  • Festivities at Cafe Zoe (1929 Menalto Ave.) include an ice cream social, live music, bounce house, games, food, a CERT information booth, and giveaways starting at 5:00 pm.
  • Mt. Olive Apostolic Original Holy Church hosts food, music, a bounce house and games at Hamilton Park starting at 5:45 pm.
  • You’ll find games, chalk on the street and music as well as a potluck on the 700 block of Nash Avenue starting at 5:30 pm.

Other streets may be having smaller, less organized events, so keep your eyes open and drive slowly!

Photo courtesy City of Menlo Park

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