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Aug. 11, 2019

Torch of Dignity Relay

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The 4th Annual Torch of Dignity will take place on Sunday, August 11, 2019. Sponsored by Manitobans for Human Rights, this relay and walk represents all peoples uniting to promote diversity, inclusion, and equality. That morning, 100 community organizations will pass the Torch of Dignity as they travel Portage Avenue to The Forks. At 12 PM, you can meet them at Mahatma Gandhi Statue outside the Canadian Museum for Human Rights for the one-kilometer Family Fun Walk around the Museum. Then stay for live entertainment at CN Stage at The Forks with mascots and music by the Staggering Haggards and Shades of Dawn. Special guests include Keynote Speaker Cecil Rosner, award-winning CBC Manitoba investigative journalist, professor, and author.

Sunday, August 11 | 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: CN Stage

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Outdoor Recreation

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