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The 43rd Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage
is scheduled for 12:00 PM PDT on Saturday, April 28, 2012, at the Manzanar National Historic Site
, located on US Highway 395 in California’s Owens Valley, between the towns of Lone Pine and Independence, approximately 230 miles north of Los Angeles.
The popular Manzanar At Dusk (MAD) program follows that same evening, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, at the Lone Pine High School gymnasium, located at 538 South Main Street (US Highway 395), in Lone Pine, nine miles south of the Manzanar National Historic Site, across the street from McDonald’s.
For further details on these events, please follow our press releases on our blog, http://blog.manzanarcommittee.org.
For the first time in the history of the Manzanar Pilgrimage and the Manzanar At Dusk programs, credentials will be required for all media, commercial photographers, and film crews. We encourage those covering the events to pre-register via e-mail, so that we can have a credential and media packet ready for you upon arrival. Send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than noon on April 23, 2012, to pre-register. Read more of this post