When to use the tape


Please display Yellow Tape when it is most important to you and your community; like two weeks before elections. Yellow Tape is also used to commemorate the following dates of mass shootings and assassinations. If there is a date you would like to have included, please contact us.

YELLOW TAPE PROJECT DATES:


January

Tuscon Arizona shooting (Gabrielle Giffords) 1/8/11 (6)

Appomattox, Va. 1/19/10 (8)

February

Northern Illinois University 2/14/08 (Valentine's Day) (5)

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida 2/14/18 (Valentine's Day)​ (17)

March

Red Lake Massacre, Red Lake, Minn 3/21/05 (10)

Carthage, N.C.  3/29/09 (8)

April

Martin Luther King 4/4/1968

Abraham Lincoln 4/15/1865

Virginia Tech Massacre, Blacksburg, VA 4/16/2007 (33)

Columbine HS Massacre, Littleton, CO 4/20/1999 (15)

May

Santa Fe, TX High School Shooting 5/18/2018 (10)

Santa Barbara, CA Shooting 5/23/2014 (7) 

June

Robert Kennedy 6/6/1968

Pulse Nightclub, Orlando, FL 6/12/2016 (49)

Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Charleston, SC 6/17/2015 (9)

July

Dallas Police Shooting 7/7/2016 (5)
Aurora Colorado Theater 7/20/12 (12)

August

Manchester, Conn. 8/3/2010 (8)

Sikh Temple Shooting, Oak Creek, WI 8/5/2012 (6)

September

Washington Navy Yard Washington DC 9/16/2013 (13)

October

Route 91 Music Festival, Las Vegas, NV, 10/1/2017 (59 dead, 546 injured)

Umpqua Community College, Roseburg, Oregon, 10/1/2015 (9)​​

Beltway Snipper, DC Metro Area, three weeks in Oct. 2002 (10)

Seal Beach, Ca.  10/12/ 2011  (8)

Marysville Pilchuck High School, Marysville, WA 10/24/2014 (5)

November

Sutherland Springs Church, TX 11/5/2017 (26)

Fort Hood Massacre Fort Hood Texas 11/5/2009 (13)

Plano, Texas 11/10/2017 (8)

John F Kennedy 11/22/1963

December

San Bernardino, CA 12/2/2015 (14)

Sandy Hook School Shooting, Newtown, CT 12/14/2012 (28)