We will see you August 1-6, 2023, in Lisbon, Portugal!

Get your young adults involved in World Youth Day each and every year


The next Global Celebration of Young People for Local Communities will be celebrated on November 20, 2022. 

Every year, the Church is called to reflect upon and celebrate youth and young adults. The Global Celebration of Young People takes place annually on the Solemnity of Christ the King. The next one of these will take place Sunday, November 20, 2022, in every diocese and community around the world, including at the Vatican with the Holy Father. See the Christ the King Annual Celebration page for more information. See also the USCCB Guidebook for the Global Celebration and also the Spanish Edition Guidebook, as well as the "Abbreviated Version" of the Guidebook.


The next international World Youth Day will be celebrated in Lisbon, Portugal on August 1-6, 2023.

The international World Youth Day celebration takes place every 2-3 years, typically in the summer months and on a major scale. The next one of these will take place from Tuesday to Sunday, August 1 to 6, 2023, in Lisbon, Portugal with millions of people and Holy Father. The international festival of faith in Portugal in August 2023 will be a chance for pilgrims around the world to come together with young people from every continent to pray, worship, and celebrate the Catholic faith. See the International Celebration page for more information.