Birmingham City Council will commemorate this year's theme 'The Power of Words' with a community lead service held in the Banqueting Suite of The Council House in Victoria Square, Birmingham city centre.
There will be performances by the Singers Hill Youth Orchestra, Bordesley Green Girls School, and Balsall Heath Theatre Co. along with a newly commissioned poem by the city's Young Poet Laureate, Nyandavoh Foday. Ambassadors of the Anne Frank Trust will also participate in the service.
Visitors will be invited to light a candle at the beginning of the event.
The Lord Mayor of Birmingham will also be in attendance.