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Jack Kerouac Memorial Walk

October 21, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Lowell Celebrates Kerouac 2023 Fall Festival Flyer: Celebrating the 35th Anniversary of LCK Festivals

Lowell Celebrates Kerouac 2023 Fall Festival Flyer: Celebrating the 35th Anniversary of LCK Festivals

Meet up with Lowell Celebrates Kerouac for a memorial walk at The Grotto on Saturday, October 21st, at 6 PM.

Jack Kerouac passed away on October 21, 1969 in St. Petersburg, Florida. His Funeral Mass was held at Lowell’s St. Jean Baptiste Church on October 24th.  He is buried in Lowell’s Edson Cemetery. For the past several years, Lowell Celebrates Kerouac has held a Jack Memorial Walk on the date of his passing. The walk goes past the former Archambault Funeral Home where Jack was waked, the St. Jean Baptiste Church, and the Pollard Library, with readings at each stop. The walk concludes at The Worthen with a toast to Kerouac’s memory.

This event is hosted as a post-Lowell Celebrates Kerouac 2023 Festival, which ran from October 5th through October 9th.

Organizer

Lowell Celebrates Kerouac!
Email
info@lowellcelebrateskerouac.org
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Venue

Lowell Grotto
20 School Street
Lowell, MA 01854 United States
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