The vigil will be held at 6 p.m. in Pete’s Park on Middlebury Lane in Frates’ hometown of Beverly. The park was rededicated in Frates’ honor last year, hailed as “A Place For All.”READ MORE: Couple Gets Engaged In UMass Memorial Maternity Room After Son Is Born
“In this time of heartache and loss, let us all come together as a community to shine our light and love on Pete’s family,” the event organizer wrote.READ MORE: Worcester Considers Bringing Back Indoor Mask Mandate With COVID Cases Rising
Visitors are asked to enter the park through Emerson Circle or Middlebury Lane.
Frates, inspiration behind the viral Ice Bucket Challenge, helped raise hundreds of millions of dollars for ALS research.MORE NEWS: Lawmaker Proposes Universal Mask Mandate In All Massachusetts Schools
A funeral will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at St. Ignatius Church in Chestnut Hill. Visitation is scheduled for Monday from 4-8 p.m. at the St. John’s Preparatory School’s Wellness Center in Danvers.