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Celebrate Service

LDUN New York

Be an active part of our global partnership! With the theme “The NGO Impact on Global Health,” the 44th Annual Lions Day with the United Nations will take place on Friday, March 11, 2022 at the Westin Grand Central Hotel.

Please note that due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the UN Headquarters is currently closed to visitors. We will continue to monitor the situation and in the event that the UN does become available to us, the date of the event will stay the same but the venue and times may change.

Event details


LDUN Event

Thursday, March 10
The Westin Grand Central

212 East 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017 

Early Registration Material Pick Up  
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Ambassador Room

Friday, March 11
The Westin Grand Central

212 East 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017 

Registration Material Pick Up  
8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. 
Ambassador Room

LDUN Program
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Grand Central Ballroom

  • Attire is business or business casual.
  • Lunch is not included in this year’s program. 

LDUN Celebration Reception*
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Madison Ballroom

*Tickets to the reception are included in your LDUN ticket. Complimentary hors d'oeuvre and drinks will be served.

Headquarters Hotel

A room block has been secured at the Westin Grand Central Hotel located at 212 E. 42nd Street in Midtown East – down the street with the United Nations. Book your room before Wednesday, February 16, 2022 to receive the room block rate. Reserve your room today!

COVID protocol

Local Requirements will be enforced and are subject to change. Masks are strongly encouraged, but not required.

Please note these requirements are subject to change.

Guided UN tours

Virtual tours of the UN Headquarters are available while the UN is closed. The one-hour UN Virtual Tour offers an exciting opportunity to explore the United Nations from the comfort of your home. You will have a chance to meet live one of the UN’s multilingual tour guides who will take you on a virtual journey through the history of the United Nations and speak about the Organization’s work in addressing global challenges.

To book a UN Virtual Tour, please click here.  

Cancellations and refunds

  • LDUN registration cancellation deadline date: February 4, 2022. No exceptions will be made.
  • All requests for cancellations must be made in writing via email to No exceptions will be made.
  • LDUN registration cannot be transferred to another Lion, Leo, guest, child, or a future convention or future LDUN event.
  • A processing fee of US$10.00 will be withheld from each approved refund for LDUN registration.

Visa invitation letters

If you require a visa letter, please fill out the request form and send to Please apply for your visa early, as an interview at your embassy is usually required.


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