American Cancer Society Relay for Life Luminaria Display and Ceremony to be held in Marion, Ill.

American Cancer Society Relay for Life Luminaria Display and Ceremony to be held in Marion, Ill.
The American Cancer Society Relay for Life Festival of Hope event will now hold a Luminaria Display and Ceremony at Tower Square Plaza on the evening of July 18. (Source: American Cancer Society)

MARION, Ill. (KFVS) - The American Cancer Society Relay for Life Festival of Hope event will now hold a Luminaria Display and Ceremony at Tower Square Plaza on the evening of July 18.

Community members are invited to walk through the display from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. with a Luminaria Ceremony and breaking of the glow sticks set for 8:30 p.m.

The ceremony is just a small part of the traditional Relay for Life event.

To buy and dedicate a Luminaria to be lit on July 18, you can click here or email stephanie.smith@cancer.org.

The Relay for Life Festival of Hope for Williamson, Franklin, Saline and Gallation Counties was changed due to COVID-19.

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