Thank you, Ventura, for making our first community block party a tremendous success! While we have yet to set a date for our 2023 Public Safety Block Party, the information shared below will provide an overview of what to expect.
In partnership with the Ventura Police Community Foundation, the Ventura Police & Fire Departments are proud to invite Ventura residents to a free, community block party from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 20, 2022. This family-friendly event will be hosted at the Police and Fire Headquarters, located at 1425 Dowell Drive in Ventura.
We are opening our doors and exterior gates and welcoming our community into our Police and Fire Headquarters. This is a great opportunity for residents and families to engage with local police officers, firefighters, and dispatchers and have fun learning about crime prevention and fire safety!
Activities, vehicles, and games at the public safety event will feature:
SWAT rescue vehicle
Police Station tours
Jaws of Life vehicle extrication demonstration
Fire extinguisher game
Kid's firefighter challenge course
Fire Prevention information
Fire sprinkler demonstration
Hazardous Materials vehicle
Ocean Rescue Vehicle
While bottled water, kettle corn, and cotton candy will be provided on a first come, first served basis, meals will be available for purchase from local food trucks on site, including: