(NBC News) – Wednesday Orlando residents will pause to remember those lost in the Pulse Nightclub shooting that took place three years ago.
The One-Pulse Foundation will hold its annual remembrance ceremony Wednesday night.
The ceremony will be held at the memorial site.
Forty-nine people lost their lives when a gunman entered the Pulse Nightclub and opened fire.
At the time it was the worst mass shooting in American history.
The owner of Pulse Nightclub started a non-profit to open a museum and memorial.
Florida lawmakers are working to establish the memorial site as a federally recognized national memorial site.