Colorado Remembers 9/11

Colorado Remembers 9/11

DENVER — Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper and Mayor Michael B. Hancock will host Colorado Remembers 9/11 to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The event will pay respect to lives lost and honor first responders and service men and women. 

The free tribute concert featuring John Fogerty and Big Head Todd & The Monsters will follow the 15th anniversary ceremony that will include a procession led by the Colorado public safety community and the presentation of honors to include bell tolls and the playing of Taps. Steel recovered from the World Trade Center also will be on display for the public to pay their respects. The free tribute concert will recognize America’s heroes and celebrate our freedoms.

Colorado Remembers 9/11 will take place Sunday, September 11, 2016 starting at 1:00 p.m. in Civic Center Park and is presented in partnership with The Denver Post, the Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab (CELL), AEG Live Rocky Mountains, CBS Denver and 103.5 The Fox.

Read more at https://www.colorado.gov