International Day of Peace 2021 Events

International Day of Peace Youth Observance

Friday, 17 September 2021, 10:00-11:30 a.m. EDT

A youth observance for the 2021 International Day of Peace will take place online on 17 September 2021 at 10:00 -11:30 a.m. EDT, with the participation of UN Secretary-General António Guterres, Messengers of Peace and students from around the world. 

Register here.

Peace Bell Ceremony

Friday, 17 September 2021, 3:00-3:30 p.m. EDT

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and the President of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly Abdulla Shahid will celebrate the International Day of Peace (21 September) in the Peace Garden at United Nations Headquarters by ringing the Peace Bell and observing a minute of silence. The Ceremony will also be participated by H.E. Mr. Ishikane Kimihiro, Permanent Representative of Japan.

Watch the ceremony.

The Grauer School Peace Day Event

September 21, 2021 4:00 pm PT
1500 S El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024

Bring your peace poems, prayers, readings, thoughts and songs to share. Bring your peaceful friends & neighbors. Share this with others. The United Nations has called people together on this day since 1981 to proclaim peace. This year’s theme calls for a sustainable & equitable world.

Peace Day Chicago 43rd Anniversary Celebration
Online Live Streaming Event 

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
11:45 – 12:45 pm

Click here to join on Zoom
Click here to join on Facebook Live

Experience the Call to Peace, great music and more. Join us to create the powerful energy of peace to move our city forward and build a better world. Join with people all over the world celebrating the United Nations International Day of Peace.