The Wynwood Yard in Miami will host a Candlelight Vigil for Vegas at The Yard event in solidarity with the victims of the recent shooting in Las Vegas. The event will take place Oct. 5 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The event will include a Guided Meditation and Sound with Michelle Berlin of TRIO – Mind Body Spirit Studio, speakers from Everytown USA and Moms Demand Action Against Gun Violence, a candlelight vigil and poetry reading by Catherine Prescott, poet, writer & co-director of the SWIMM reading series + digital publishing platform SWIMM Every Day.
The night will conclude with a musical tribute by singer-songwriter Raquel Sofia.
Donations for victims will be collected and will benefit Everytown USA, an organization dedicated to ending gun violence and building safer communities in America, as well as Moms Demand Action Against Gun Violence created to demand action from legislators, state and federal; companies; and educational institutions to establish common-sense gun reforms. Donations can also be given by texting ACT to 64433.