9/11 Tribute Center programs are offered throughout the year. Lectures, educational workshops and support programs are available to unite family members who lost loved ones, survivors, Lower Manhattan residents, rescue and recovery workers and volunteers who assisted in the aftermath of 9/11. Visit tributewtc.org for a schedule of upcoming programs and events.
Past Events › Family event
Join the 11th annual Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. Swim Challenge and swim “to the World Trade Center and back” at the Bernardsville Municipal Pool on Sunday, July 17, 2016 from 9:00am to 4:00pm. Multiple lanes will be open from 9:00am to noon. Swimmers of all ages and abilities are welcome. Swimmers will combine their times to “swim the distance” between Bernardsville and the World Trade Center, roughly 80 miles. For every 20 laps swum, swimmers earn one ticket for a…Find out more »
On Friday July 15, 2016, the Brooklyn Cyclones will host their annual FDNY Night at MCU Park in Coney Island. A pre-game live Q104.3 happy hour party will be held in the new Steeplechase Beer Garden (formerly Peggy O’Neill’s) at 4:00pm. The pre-game ceremony begins at 6:30pm with a ceremonial first pitch. The game — Brooklyn Cyclones vs. Lowell Spinners — starts at 7:00pm. There will be post-game fireworks at 9:30pm, followed by a post-game party in Steeplechase Beer Garden…Find out more »
The annual Dom Mircovich 5-K Memorial Run/Walk will take place at 9:30am on Labor Day, Sunday, September 4, 2016 in Memorial Park in Closter, NJ. The Jim O’Halleron Fun Run for kids under 12 starts at 9:00am. The Dom Mircovich 5-K starts at 9:30am. Awards will be presented at 10:30am. Early packet pick-up and registration will be held on Saturday, September 3, 2016 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm at Runners” House in Rivervale. The price to run is $15.00, which will…Find out more »
The annual G.R.A.C.E. Tribute 5-K Run in Glen Rock, NJ will be held this year on Monday, July 4, 2016. At 8:30am, the 2-K Junior Run will be held, with the 5-K Tribute Run beginning at 9:00am. G.R.A.C.E. (Glen Rock Assistance Council & Endowment) was established shortly after the terrorist attacks of 9/11 to assist family members of those murdered in the attacks. G.R.A.C.E. also built the September 11th Memorial in Veterans’ Park. The fee to run either race is $25.00 plus a…Find out more »
The Lt. Joe Gullickson Memorial Picnic will take place on Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 12:00 noon to 6:00pm at Staten Island’s Nansen Park. The picnic will be held rain or shine. The admission fee is $40.00 per adult, $10.00 each for children aged 6-14, and free for children 5 and under. Funds raised will support The Maverick Foundation’s scholarships. The Foundation has awarded approximately $276,240, as of June 2014 in total scholarships. They currently provide scholarship opportunities to Moore Catholic High…Find out more »
The Friends of Flight 93 National Memorial are hosting the second annual Walk 93 on Saturday, June 25, 2016. Money raised from the walk will replace trees in the Memorial Groves that have been damaged. The walk will be held rain or shine and is not a timed race. Participants will tour the new visitor center privately at 8:00am. At 9:00am, walkers will take a reflective walk along the 2.28-mile Allee Walkway, Wetlands Bridge and Western Overlook Trail. Register online…Find out more »