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World AIDS Day 2021 Events
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World AIDS Day has been observed every year on December 1 since 1988. This worldwide effort draws people together in solidarity to pay tribute to the millions of people living with HIV/AIDS, raise awareness of the global impact of HIV/AIDS, and celebrate victories that are allowing more people to live longer and healthier lives.

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World AIDS Day 2021 Events

Wednesday, December 1

Creating a Healthier Life: Discussion and Workshop on the Eight Dimensions of Wellness

  • An in-person event open to anyone living with HIV. This event is free of charge. Lunch will be provided. RSVP at
  • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • 200 W. 1st St., Duluth, MN 55802

Sarah Simmons Showcase

  • An in-person talent showcase, featuring STI and HIV testing, COVID-19 testing and vaccinations, and a townhall discussion.
  • 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • 3801 1st Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55458

World AIDS Day with All Nations Indian Church

  • An in-person event with speakers, presentations, HIV testing, lunch, and a fire for Asemaa.
  • 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • 1515 E. 23rd St., Minneapolis, MN 55404

Saturday, December 4

Red Undie Run

  • Join Aliveness in the annual Red Undie Run across the Stone Arch Bridge to raise awareness about World AIDS Day.
  • 11:30 a.m.
  • For more information, visit World AIDS Day Red Undie Run.

For More Information

  • Global HIV/AIDS Timeline
    The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation has compiled a timeline of key milestones designed to serve as an ongoing reference tool for many of the political, scientific, cultural and community events that have occurred over the history of the epidemic.

Updated Tuesday, 14-Dec-2021 09:49:38 CST