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A festival of peace and compassion.

September 11 - 21
Winnipeg

ninth annual

2018 PEACE DAYS FESTIVAL is quickly arriving

Check back soon for the calendar of events.

Peace Days exists for all persons who believe in a culture of peace and compassion. The following video gives a brief overview of Peace Days' roots.

Peace Days was inspired by Rotary World Peace Partners in 2010. Peace Days grew out of a desire to celebrate the United Nations' International Day of Peace, designated as September 21st each year.

In 2010, Winnipeg celebrated with a Concert for Peace, where music was the medium to communicate the importance of working toward a more peaceful and compassionate society.

Peace Days evolved, and in 2015 became a two week-long festival with community events spanning from September 11 through to the International Day of Peace on September 21.

This year, from September 11-21, 2018, Peace Days will include a diverse, stimulating program of events throughout Winnipeg to appeal to all ages.

 

Upcoming Events

Tuesday - September 11

Flag Raising - Winnipeg

Location: Winnipeg City Hall (510 Main St.)
Time: 9:00 AM

Thursday - September 13

Meditation for Peace

Location: Ruins of Saint-Boniface Cathedral, 190 de la Cathédrale, Winnipeg
Time: 7:30 PM

Friday - September 14

5th Rotary Elementary School Peace Walk

Location: Festival Stage (The Forks)
Time: 10:00 AM

Inspired by Rotarians and friends

Peace Days events and venue participants are connected to the Rotary Club of Winnipeg Peace Builder Committee volunteers.

Winnipeg Rotary Club
375 York, Winnipeg, MB
R3C 3J3
https://winnipegrotary.org

Get Involved!

Peace Days can inspire us all to action!

 

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