Last year's event was held in Kim Il-sung Square with a reported 100,000 people attending.
On Monday, Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said defense officials would only speak to military-related aspects of negotiations on North Korea and that there was "no specific timeline" for the diplomatic process. North Korea has already returned the remains of over 200 USA soldiers.
In the wake of their meeting the United States pledged to suspend military drills with ally South Korea, exercises that have infuriated the North for years.
The last inter-Korean family reunion took place in 2015.
Pyongyang has also rejected requests from Seoul to allow direct telephone communication and mail correspondence between separated families.
Lee's office followed up the statement confirming the artillery issue is being discussed "internally" but it has yet to be raised with the North Koreans.
The state department has since said it has no travel plans to announce.
Those selected to participate are usually screened and instructed to ensure they praise the leader and describe their lives in the North in a positive light.
The decision comes after the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, met Donald Trump in Singapore this month in a historic summit.
But the leadership in Pyongyang does not seem ready to ease any restrictions that it may perceive as threatening the Kim family's hold on power.
Pyongyang's relations with Washington also appear to be on track since the Singapore summit, although a senior United States defence official stressed over the weekend that the U.S. would soon present North Korea with a timeline of "specific asks" on denuclearisation.
"One thing is really clear, is that the Kim Jong Un leadership is very much anxious about making important changes, exposing the system to the influence of outside powers", said Yonsei University's Bong Young-shik. However, no specific measures were mentioned.
Lee also said Monday he has confirmation North Korea is in the process of repatriating the remains of USA troops from the Korean War.
Trump announced last week that North Korea returned the remains of 200 USA or allied service members lost in the Korean War, while the Pentagon announced on Friday it would indefinitely suspend two training exercises with South Korea.
Referring to Trump's decision to suspend USA military exercises in the region, Pompeo said that "the President was clear".
It's clear that England are a cohesive and able attacking unit, it's less clear whether that's true of their defence. It wasn't really his fault here as Poland created little for him, forcing him to come deep and look for the ball.
But it wasn't long before the first lady's controversial jacket threatened to overshadow the entire goodwill junket to the border. Melania and her husband are reported to be visiting the United Kingdom on 13 July, and are even expected to meet the Queen.
" Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom ", in theaters Friday, reportedly removed a scene in which a character identifies as a lesbian. Chris Pratt returns as Owen Grady in the latest epic adventure alongside Bryce Dallas Howard , who portrays Claire Dearing.
Such displays have angered some Serbian fans, who often wear T-shirts bearing the map of Kosovo with the Serbian flag on it. Albania's national flag was at the center of Switzerland's 2-1 victory over Serbia on Friday at the World Cup.
She also ruled that the announced decree would replace one crisis with another: "Children have no place in prison", she said. Marshals Service and sends many children to facilities run by the Department of Health and Human Services.
Trump ran for the presidency on a vow to topple seven decades of American policy that had favored ever-freer trade among nations. And he is threatening to impose another national security-based tariff on imports of cars, trucks and auto parts.
Repeating North Korean arguments, Trump said the games were "provocative" to Pyongyang and added that they were "very expensive". Close to 7,700 USA troops remain unaccounted for from the Korean War , and about 5,300 of those were lost in North Korea.
Musa deftly controlled the ball before slamming it past Iceland goalkeeper Hannes Halldorsson on the half-volley. Nigeria can advance with a draw as long as they stay ahead in goal differential if Iceland beats Croatia .
Another added: "God forgive me, the priest was getting kicked up and down the chapel like a football if that was my child". A video of a Catholic priest slapping a crying baby in the face during a baptism has surfaced online.
Harley-Davidson will not raise prices to cover tariff costs
The United States says it is imposing the tariffs on steel and metal worldwide in order to protect America's metal industries. Harley Davidson , based in Milwaukee, is now planning to move the production of some of its motorcycles overseas.
What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe a sales tax
Tom Reed, R-N.Y., said he supported the ruling's creation of a level playing field between online sellers and physical retailers. The court gave South Dakota a victory, knocking aside the physical-presence rule as arbitrary and obsolete in the digital age.
Ivanka urged Trump to address family separation
On Tuesday, the Department of Homeland Security said 2,342 children have been separated from their parents since last month. A subsequent ruling in 2016 bars the government from keeping children in family detention centers for more than 20 days.