Miller Outdoor Theatre presents 1,000 Lights for Peace
In collaboration with more than 75 organizations, Mahatma Gandhi Week, produced by Mahatma Gandhi Library, is celebrated each year around Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday and whose goal is involve youth in understanding the work of Mahatma Gandhi. A week-long period of activities concludes with a celebration called 1,000 Lights for Peace.
1,000 Lights for Peace starts with a 5K Walk for Peace at Miller Outdoor Theatre, including an international cultural program with participants representing a broad cross section of nationalities. The finale and highlight of the evening is a candlelight ceremony where all present have the opportunity to light a candle representing their pledge for peace.