EAST TEXAS (KLTV) - In Washington, preparations for Saturday's "March for Our Lives" rally are underway.
This is the anti-gun-violence demonstration inspired by the survivors of the Parkland, Florida school shooting.
Thousands are expected to participate in Washington DC on Saturday.
According to the "March of Our Lives" website over 800 'sibling marches' will happen around the world as demonstrators show solidarity.
There are 4 cities in East Texas planning events on Saturday.
Tyler: Downtown Square @10 a.m
The Heritage Plaza
Plaza 219 E. Methvin St.
Vigil at 7 p.m.
The Courthouse Courtyard
101 W. Main St.
March @ 11 a.m.
The Caddo Parish Courthouse