On World AIDS Day, Saturday, December 1st, 2018, #LightTheFight will kick-off at dusk (5:00pm) with an
interactive ceremony and performance at the New York City AIDS Memorial Park.
Immediately following, a fleet of trucks replete with electronic signs will #LightTheFight,
presenting traces of the history and impact of AIDS in New York City. World-renowned visual artist,
Jenny Holzer, will animate texts for the #LightTheNight procession with writings by poets, activists,
educators, artists, and the positive, reflecting and reporting the AIDS epidemic.
The #LightTheFight procession will wind through the city, lingering at historically significant sites,
eventually splitting off to travel across Manhattan.
Stops will include:
The New York City AIDS Memorial
125th St, Harlem
Times Square (via Columbus Ave)
Organization: New York City AIDS Memorial
Contact: Evan Briggs, email@example.com