Saturday, August 27: DC Celebrates Ukraine’s Independence Day!

Please join us in supporting Ukraine and celebrating its 31st Independence Day on Saturday, August 27th at 4pm in front of the White House/Lafayette Square. It is more important than ever to show your support as Ukraine continues to defend their freedom and sovereignty.

This event will be co-organized with US Ukrainian Activists, Embassy of Ukraine in the USA / Посольство України в США, and Ukraine House

We hope to see you there! Glory to Ukraine💪🏻🇺🇦

August 24 will also mark 6 months of the full-scale invasion, which russia launched in Ukraine on Feb. 24. We will commemorate all the Ukrainian heroes and victims of russia’s war.

——Where: by the White House, in
Lafayette Square
When: 4 PM, Saturday Aug. 27Event program:
— 4:00 PM – Event begins at Lafayette Square. Rally, speeches, and musical program
— 5:15 PM – Parade begins
— 6:00 PM – Rally continues at secondary location (to be determined in the next couple days).-

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== IMPORTANT NOTE ==Last-minute changes are possible due to weather conditions. Please check back here before the event to verify the details of date, time, and place.Safety is our first priority.
If there is risk of lightning, the event will be moved to a different venue, rescheduled for the next day (Sunday 28 Aug.), or cancelled. All changes will be announced on this page.