Fall River Police Department, Mayor Jasiel Correia, Bristol County District Attorney Thomas Quinn, the State delegation and several social service partners are planning a block party in Britland Park to celebrate law enforcement and community partnerships.
This year, the theme is a kickoff to a safe school year.
Some of the festivities include:
Free food, music, dancing, photo booths, face painting, arts and crafts, story-telling, a behind-the-scenes look into police vehicles, canine demonstrations, car seat safety checks, and a 3 on 3 basketball tournament with the Fall River Police Department.
The event has been organized to build partnerships, pride, and peace between the community and law enforcement. The Fall River Police and Public Palooza is taking place Tuesday, August 21st from 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Britland Park. Sign ups for the basketball tournament begin at 3:30 p.m. at the police station at the day of the event. In the event of rain, the event will be held at the Boys & Girls Club.