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7th Annual Armistice Day Peace Concert & Vigil

Remember727, together with the Korean Cultural Center, hosts its 7th Annual Armistice Day Peace Concert & Vigil to honor the sacrifices of Korean War Veterans, to remember the 'Forgotten Victory,' and to hope for peace on the Korean Peninsula and elsewhere conflict persists.

Join us for the lighting of candles at 7:27 p.m. around the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, as we remember the Korean War and mark the ceasefire agreement that was signed on July 27th.

Special features include performances and an outdoor exhibition of The Spirit of Peace and Healing: Out of the Trauma of the 6/25 War, presenting contemporary works by Korean artist Eunsook Lee, who grafts the tragedy of separation from the Korean War and the grief of wartime victims to brilliantly illuminated, articulately constructed installation art.

Visit www.Remember727.org for more information and to RSVP. 

- Meet rain or shine
- Candles, light snack, and water provided
- Meet Korean War veterans in attendance and visit the memorial nearby

WHEN: July 26, 2014 @ 6:25 p.m. (candle lighting at 7:27 p.m.)
WHERE: Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool (2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW Washington, DC 20025)
HOW: Free RSVP at www.Remember727.org