The International Candle Light Memorial takes place every third Sunday of May every year since 1983. It is the 36th Annual International Aids Candlelight Memorial. Likewise the International AIDS Candlelight Memorial serves as a community mobilization campaign to raise social consciousness about HIV and AIDS. It also serves as intervention for global solidarity.
The Department of Health in coordination with the City Health Unit of the Local Government Unit of Science City of Munoz together with the Munoz Gay and Hairdresser Inc. celebrated the memorial last May 31, 2019 to commemorate the said yearly activity with different activities like candle lighting, praying, parade, presentation of different gowns and announcement of winners.