HOUSTON -

Communities across the Houston area will gather tonight for National Night Out.

The informative and fun-filled National Night Out is from 6pm - 9pm. Residents are encouraged to come out and meet their neighbors, as well as law enforcement officers, to discuss crime prevention and other concerns in their community.

Discovery Green will host one of the many events around Houston.

And the Harris County Sheriff's Office says Sheriff Adrian Garcia and HCSO deputies will be attending over 70 neighborhood gatherings throughout Harris County.

Here is the list:

North/Northeast Harris County

East Aldine District- Sheriff Garcia attending
5333 Aldine Mail Route
Houston, TX

Fall Creek- Sheriff Garcia attending
7930 Fallcreek Bend
Humble, TX

Summerwood- Sheriff Garcia attending
16136 Hunters Lake Way
Houston, TX

East Harris County

Woodforest- Sheriff Garcia attending
314 Freeport St.
Houston, TX

Galena Park Oaks
1407 Holland Ave.
Galena Park, TX

Northshore Meadows Apts.
333 Uvalde Rd.
Houston, TX

West Harris County

Westgreen- Sheriff Garcia attending
1626 West Fork Dr.
Katy, TX

Clay Road HOA
19230 Cypress Flower
Katy, TX

Westlake Place
19725 Spanish Needle Dr.
Houston, TX

North/Northwest Harris County

White Oak- Sheriff Garcia attending
Fallbrook Dr. at Foxrow Ln.
Houston, TX

Northwest Park- Sheriff Garcia attending
10406 Cactus Flower
Houston, TX

Willowlake
9503 Willowlake Park Dr.
Houston, TX

South/Southwest

Crestwater
207 Bridgecrest Blvd.
Houston, TX

Westbend
3915 Summit Valley Dr.
Houston, TX

Millstone Apartment Homes
23405 West Fernhurst Dr.
Katy, TX

National Night Out was created to raise awareness about crime, come up with ways to fight crime, and solidify relationships between law enforcement officers and the community.