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Piestewa Challenge Circle of Remembrance

March 23 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am

Honoring Women In Service. wear blue Piestewa Challenge. March 23, 2024

As part of our “March With Me” Women’s History Month observation, the Military Women’s Memorial welcomes wear blue: run to remember to the Memorial, for the third year in a row, for the Piestewa Challenge Circle of Remembrance. This event honors the service of the 179 women who have given their lives in combat operations around the globe since 9/11, as well as ALL women who have died while in service to our nation.


wear blue will lead an in-person Circle of Remembrance, a meaningful and moving way to honor the 179 women we have lost during GWOT since 9/11 and all women who have died in service to our nation. In remembrance, participants come together to say the names of all 179 women during a special ceremony.

Following the ceremony, participants are encouraged to embark on a self-paced run or walk in the local area, taking mindful and intentional steps in remembrance of the fallen. Specific route to be shared after the Circle of Remembrance.

Registration is required for this event https://www.eventbrite.com/e/piestewa-challenge-circle-of-remembrance-tickets-860217903907?aff=oddtdtcreator


8:00 AM Participants arrive

-Paid parking available at Arlington National Cemetery garage

-Please arrive early to pass through security screening at Arlington National Cemetery Welcome Center. Please see Frequently Asked Questions below regarding prohibited items and required identification.

8:30 AM Circle of Remembrance on Military Women’s Memorial terrace

9:15 AM Walk/Run



Arlington National Cemetery garage


Military Women’s Memorial
Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,
Arlington, VA 22202 United States
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