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ShakeOut News and Events Center

This page provides a list of news articles about the ShakeOut, links to the ShakeOut calendar of events for your area or the entire state, lists email updates that have been sent to registered participants, and more.

You may find answers to your questions about the ShakeOut on our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Questions about "Drop, Cover, and Hold On"? Please see our special report.

2017 ShakeOut Media Venues

NEWS MEDIA RESOURCES

News media:

The ShakeOut Media Center has media advisories, contacts, resources, and ShakeOut venue information

ShakeOut Related NEWS



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Calendar of EVENTS

Events that inform the public about the ShakeOut and disaster preparedness will be listed on our calendar.

Calendar of ShakeOut-Related Events

ShakeOut Participants: If your drill is a potential ShakeOut news venue, please complete our Event Submission form.



Participant UPDATES Archive

Updates emailed to participants and others with the latest ShakeOut news, and more.



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The Great Central U.S. ShakeOut Step 1: Secure it now! Step 2: Make a plan Step 3: Make disaster kits Step 4: Is your place safe? Step 5: Drop, Cover, and Hold On Step 6: Check it out! Step 7: Communicate and recover!