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A feature of every Relay For Life is the Candle of Hope Ceremony which takes place at dusk. The Candle of Hope Ceremony at the Aviva Stadium will take place at 9pm on Friday 29th September 2023.

Thousands of candle bags that have been personalised with messages of hope and remembrance will be lit during this moving ceremony. 

You can also buy candle bags at any of our Irish Cancer Society Retail Stores. Click here for locations.

If you have any questions about the Candle of Hope Ceremony, please get in touch at

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