Celebrate and reflect on the 30th anniversary of World Aids Day with two key events this year.
Impulse D.C. and the AIDS Healthcare Foundation present “DecAIDS: Then, There & Now — A World AIDS Day Celebration” at North Hall at Eastern Market (225 7th St., S.E.) on Friday, Nov. 30 from 6-10 p.m. The interactive art experience will revisit how AIDS has affected the LGBT community throughout the ‘80s, ‘90s, ‘00s and today. There will be a surprise celebrity guest speaker, a two-hour sponsored bar, sip and paint, dance, spoken word and dramatic presentations. Admission is free. For details, visit impulsegrp.org/washington.
The 32nd annual Walk & 5K to End HIV begins and ends at Freedom Plaza (1455 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.) on Saturday, Dec. 1. Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. and the 5K starts at 9:15 a.m. The walk kicks off at 9:20 a.m. Post-event activities begin at 10 a.m. Runner registration is $21. Walker registration is $5. Student and senior walkers are $9. Sleepwalker registration, for those who cannot attend the event, is $24. Proceeds benefit Whitman-Walker Health.
For more information, visit walktoendhiv.org.