Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced that on Friday, September 25, Pop Francis will greet thousands of guests in what is known as a historic procession through Central Park. New York City residents now have an opportunity to win (2) tickets in an online ticket giveaway contest~so get social! During Thursday, September 3 through Monday, September 7 visit nyc.gov/papalvisit or call 311 to win!
"A procession through Central Park will be held for Pope Francis to engage in or come Face to Face in communications" said Mayor Bill de Blasio. The Mayor also stated, "We're proud to welcome one of the world's most powerful voices to our great city next month, and we are grateful to the archdiocese for their cooperation in giving even more New Yorkers a chance to join in this historic visit."
Pope Francis is schedule to hold Mass at Madison Square Garden on Friday, September 25, 2015. If you do not have a ticket to date this Procession in Central Park is the greatest opportunity to learn, understand, and engage with Pope Francis.