The City of Orlando and Orange County Government, in collaboration with Pulse, have designated June 12, 2017, as "Orlando United Day - A Day of Love and Kindness."
June 12, 2017 marks one year since the deadliest mass shooting in the United States. 49 innocent people lost their lives and more than 50 people were injured when Omar Mateen opened fire inside of Pulse, a gay nightclub, in Orlando.
Tampa Bay Area marks Pulse anniversary with remembrance events
The day will be dedicated to honoring the memory of the 49 innocent victims, supporting the survivors and recognizing the compassion and love that was shown by the community following the tragedy.
The community wants others to share Acts of Love and Kindness to continue the unity that was shown following the tragedy in Orlando.
Community events and activities will take place on Monday, June 12, 2017.
The Orange County History Center Public Gallery Display
The Expanded One Orlando Collection and Digital Gallery
June 12, 2017 | 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
On display at City Hall, the 49 Portraits Project features the works of 49 artists honoring the lives taken on June 12. pic.twitter.com/ymUgdMQkZA
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The Orange County Administration Center Community-wide Observance Unveiling of the Sea-to-Sea Flag
June 12, 2017 | 10 a.m.
Pulse Nightclub Public Community Gathering Reflections and Remembrance
June 12, 2017 | 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Lake Eola Park Amphitheater Orlando Love: Remembering Our Angels
June 12, 2017 | 7 p.m.
Pulse Nightclub Public Community Gathering Moments of Hope and Healing
June 12, 2017 | 10 p.m. to midnight
REMEMBERING THE 49 | PHOTO GALLERY