(DELMARVA) - Many communities across Delmarva will partake in National Night Out on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018.

National Night Out is an annual community event that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie through block parties, cookouts and parades. According to Maryland State Police, National Night Out has grown from 2.7 million Americans participating in 400 communities in 23 states to more than 37 million people and 15,000 communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories, Canadian cities and military bases worldwide since the inaugural event in 1984.

Below is a list of events happening across Delmarva:

Berlin - 4 -7 p.m. / Henry Park (Flower Street)

Blades - 6 - 8 p.m. / Blades Park

Lewes - 5 -7 p.m. / George HP Smith Park

Milford - 6 - 8 p.m. / Bicentennial Park

Salisbury - 5 -8 p.m. / Salisbury City Park (521 S. Park Drive)

Ocean Pines - 5 -7 p.m. / White Horse Park (235 Ocean Parkway)