Lions Day with the United Nations
Commemorating a partnership of 70 years, Lions Day with the United Nations (LDUN) gives Lions the opportunity to learn and discover how the UN and Lions together can continue helping those in need on a global scale.
Held at the UN Headquarters in New York City, approximately 450 Lions, UN diplomats and other key representatives discuss targeted humanitarian challenges in engaging panel discussions; celebrate the year’s winner of the International Peace Poster Contest and more.
Mark your calendar to attend the 2015 Lions Day with the United Nations on Saturday, March 7, 2015.
Registration fee to attend LDUN is US$65.00 per person.
Click here to register online. Please note that space is limited and registration is available on a first come, first served basis. Register early before LDUN sells out.
Optional LDUN Events and Activities:
Lunch at the UN’s Delegates Dining Room – Saturday, March 7
LDUN attendees have the option to attend the Lions-UN luncheon inside the UN’s signature Delegates Dining Room. Enjoy the fellowship and panoramic New York City views to make the most of your LDUN experience. The luncheon is offered at a special Lions rate of only $55.00 USD per person offering a choice of either a poultry or vegetarian menu. Seating is limited and offered on a first come basis. When registering, please indicate if you would like to purchase the luncheon.
Guided UN Tours – Friday, March 6
Guided tours on the UN Headquarters are available between 9:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
- Tour tickets must be purchased directly from the UN in advance and ordered online.
- Guided Tours are one hour in duration and you should arrive at the UN 30 minutes prior to your tour to pass through security screening.
- For security reasons, children under 5 years of age are not permitted on tours.
- Please dress appropriately for the international diplomatic environment of the United Nations.
- Also note that the use of photography (cameras, camera phones) is permitted but not video/audio recording.
- All tour ticket sales are final – refunds are not permitted.
New for LDUN 2015!
Early Registration Material Pick-Up available on Friday, March 6 at the One UN New York Hotel
For your convenience, we will be offering early registration material pick-up from 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. on Friday, March 6, at the One UN New York Hotel, located directly across from the UN Headquarters. Here you will receive your event badges, program and more.
Enjoy the comfort of the indoors and avoid the lines outside the UN on the day of the event!
Cash bars will be set for an afternoon hospitality from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. where you can meet and mingle with fellow attendees and staff at the Registration Area. Each registered attendee will receive one complimentary drink ticket redeemable from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. on March 6 only.
All registered LDUN attendees will receive a ViridiSTOR “Intelligent” USB
Recognizing that Lions and the UN both understand the critical importance of environmental sustainability, LDUN attendees will “go green” and receive a ViridiSTOR USB that contains the LDUN content, videos and more that can be viewed on either a Mac or PC.
The ViridiSTOR is easy to use, customize and users can easily share data with others all the while making a significant environmental impact by saving trees, water and more resulting in a reduced carbon footprint that benefits everyone.
LDUN Hotel: One UN New York Hotel
The One UN New York Hotel is the only official LDUN host hotel. Any offers from other hotels and/or travel agencies are not endorsed by LCI.
LCI has a limited number of rooms available at a special LDUN rate at the One UN New York Hotel. Rooms are assigned on a first come basis until our block is sold out. Please note that you must be registered for LDUN in order to request a hotel reservation.
You can also request a room at the One UN New York Hotel by calling the hotel directly at 1-877-866-7529 or 1-212-758-1234. If their Reservations Department is closed, you can reach their 24-hour Central Reservations Center at 1-866-866-8086. Please refer to the special group code 1503LIONSC when making your reservation.
LDUN One UN New York Hotel Rates:
Rates include complimentary in-room internet
East Tower Rooms:
- Superior Single Occupancy: $199.00 per night plus taxes
- Superior Double Occupancy: $229.00 per night plus taxes
- Executive 1 Bedroom Suite: $399.00 per night plus taxes
*Breakfast in the East Tower is additional at $25.00 per person per day.
Luxury West Tower Rooms:
- Deluxe Single Occupancy: $299.00 per night plus taxes
- Deluxe Double Occupancy: $329.00 per night plus taxes
- Deluxe 1 Bedroom Suite: $429.00 per night plus taxes
*Luxury Tower guests can enjoy Continental Breakfast and access to the One UN New York’s Skyline Club serving hors d’oeuvres and beverages daily from 5pm – 8pm for an additional $50.00 per room, per day
Click Here to Register and Request Your Hotel
For any questions, please contact the LDUN team.
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