White Cane Day Banner (information below)
Wednesday, Oct. 17th
8:45 a.m. Meet at one of the following locations:
4501 Guadalupe St, Walgreens
4001 N. Lamar Blvd., Central Market
4707 Burnet Road, The Pit Barbecue
47th @ W. Guadalupe, Triangle Station
9 a.m. March begins- Walk to Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired
1100 W. 45th St Austin, TX 78756
There will be a few presentation from 10a.m.-10:45a.m please head towards the DJ once you arrive
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Festivities
Austin Celebrates White Cane Day Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Welcome to the official website for the White Cane Day celebration. Check back often to see what’s been added.
The President of the United States annually recognizes White Cane Day by the Blind Americans Equality Day Proclamation on October 15th to acknowledge the abilities of people who are blind and to promote equal opportunities as any other American.
The mission of White Cane Day is to educate the world about blindness and how the blind and visually impaired can live and work independently while giving back to their communities, to celebrate the abilities and successes achieved by blind people in a sighted world and to honor the many contributions being made by the blind and visually impaired.