Thank you for your interest in attending The 50th: Honoring the Memory of President
John F. Kennedy, a free and public
event commemorating President Kennedy’s life and legacy of leadership.
The event will take place on Friday, November 22, 2013, at Dealey Plaza in downtown
Dallas, beginning at 11:45 a.m. with musicians from the Dallas Symphony Orchestra
performing. A tolling of church bells throughout the city and a moment of silence
will begin the program.
Renowned Presidential historian David McCullough will give special readings from
President Kennedy’s speeches. The internationally acclaimed, 73-member U.S.
Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will perform, and area religious leaders will
offer prayers and a benediction. A ceremonial flyover will conclude the memorial.
The event is outdoors and will last approximately 1 hour.
The ticket request process is now closed. All those receiving tickets will be notified via email on or about October 6, after the ticket distribution process and security screening are completed.
This site will continue to be updated as any new information about either ticketing or the event is available.