Protesters at the “March for Our Lives” rally for gun control in Washington, D.C., left their signs outside Trump Hotel after they marched.

The Saturday rally was organized by student survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting last month that left 17 people dead.

It featured a number of performances by stars such as Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ariana Grande and Miley Cyrus.


Although a number of lawmakers were spotted marching, not a single elected official spoke at the rally. Most of the speakers were student survivors from Stoneman Douglas and students from across the country affected by gun violence.

President TrumpDonald John TrumpBusiness school deans call for lifting country-specific visa caps Bolton told ex-Trump aide to call White House lawyers about Ukraine pressure campaign: report Federal prosecutors in New York examining Giuliani business dealings with Ukraine: report MORE was at the Trump International Golf Club in Florida as hundreds of thousands of people marched near the White House.

More than 800,000 people attended the rally in D.C., according to estimates from the rally’s organizers. D.C. metropolitan police have yet to release their own estimates.

The White House released a statement on Saturday morning applauding protesters for “exercising their First Amendment rights.”

Sister rallies took place in more than 800 different cities in every state of the U.S. and every continent except Antarctica.