9-11 Sunrise Ceremony
Spiral Fountain in the Gardens of Remembrance, Battery Park
6:30 AM on Sunday, September 11, 2011
A community commemorative event showcasing music, poetry and reflections at dawn on September 11th. The Ceremony reawakens a tradition from the first years after 9-11 that drew together people from across the community and city.
Gather at The Sphere memorial to light candles and proceed to event location.
6:30 AM sharp
(6:32 AM Sunrise)
Program begins at the Spiral Fountain in the Gardens of Remembrance with
Presentation of Colors by the NYS National Guard Color Guard.
Support for the project is provided by the following partners:
Congressman Jerrold Nadler, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, Borough President Scott Stringer, State Senator Daniel Squadron, Howard Teich, Maggi Peyton, New York Together, The Battery Conservancy, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, 9-11 Memorial Museum, National Museum of the American Indian, the Association for a Better New York, Manhattan Media, and M+R Strategic Services.