Peace Day Dallas – Awareness Adventure
Date(s) - Sunday, September 21, 2014
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
WHEN: On September 21, 2014, the International Day of Peace, we will host PEACE DAY DALLAS – AWARENESS ADVENTURE, from 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
WHAT: Known in 1963 as the city of hate, the Awareness Adventure is a three-and-half mile loop with clues and answers regarding Dallas’ journey through history. The touring mobile app will guide participants through the city highlighting our city’s past and intertwining it with the current day to challenge participants to be part of a more progressive and tolerant city.
WHERE: The event starts in the heart of Dallas with registration at the Dallas Holocaust Musuem, the first stop will be Dealy Plaza. The final stop is the Dallas Holocaust Museum, which will soon build a new CENTER FOR EDUCATION AND TOLERANCE in the West End directly across from The Sixth Floor Museum.
WHO: The Awareness Adventure is for all ages offering fun facts, exciting trivia and great stories about our city, state, nation and world, including historical events taught through the city’s art, landscape and architecture . We anticipate widespread student participation as well as a fun afternoon for learners of all ages.
WHY: To recognize the “Peace One Day” global day of peace.