Walk for Autism Locations

NOTE: We are still finalizing walk locations, dates and venues! Please check back for updates. Thanks!

 

*Denotes 5k race in addition to the walks!

Walk Locations

APRIL 5:
Birmingham (Veterans Park)*
Walk Coordinator: Lauren Reid
 
Mobile (USA Pavillion) & Fun Run for Kids
Walk Coordinator: Angel Dahlgren and Angel Loewen
 
Tuscaloosa (The Tuscaloosa Magnet School)
Walk Coordinator: Kelly Dickey and Chris Majors
 
Montgomery (Ida B. Young Park)
Walk Coordinator: Nina Taylor
 
Dothan (Kiwanis Park at Westgate)*
Walk Coordinator: Fran Heisner
 
Sylacauga (Blue Bell Park)*
Walk Coordinator: Lisa Bailey
 
Alex City (Alex City Middle School)
Walk Coordinator: Katrina Blair)
 
April 12:
Huntsville  (Hampton Cove Schools)
Walk Coordinator: Jenny Morris
 
Anniston (Saks High School)
Walk Coordinator: Jim Lewis
 
Cullman (Wallace State CC track)*
Walk Coordinator: Rhonda Davis
 
Ft. Payne (Ft. Payne High School)
Walk Coordinator: Bobbi Wallen
 
April 19:
Athens (Athens HS)
Walk Coordinator: Todd Tomerlin
 
  
APRIL 26:
Lineville (Lineville City Park)
Walk Coordinator: Cindy Castro
 
Florence (Mars Hill School)*
Walk Coordinator: Magdalena Lira
 
Decatur (Point Mallard Park)
Walk Coordinator: Therese Chinavare

 

Event Information:

Walk Details
A noncompetitive 2 mile awareness walk.  Participants are welcome to bring strollers and wagons for youth participants. Previous team signage and t-shirts have been used to distinguish themselves from the other participants.  The first person to finish the walk will be awarded with a first place finisher medal.  
 
*Animal participation varies among walk location. Please contact walk coordinator or venue location for approval or verification.

 

Create A Walk Team
Create a walk/race team that consists of friends, family, and co-workers! Download your Team Captain Guide to get started! Set a fundraising goal and use the Fundraising Tools  to help you reach your goal! The largest team and top fundraiser at each event location will be awarded!
 
Post Walk Activities
We encourage and invite you to participate in post walk activities! There is something for every age! Resource exhibitors, food vendors, bounce houses, kids activity corner, and much more! 
*Activities vary among event cities. To clarify specific activities, please contact your local event coordinator.
 
 Registration Information
All participants are encouraged to pre-register online or by mailing in a registration form and fees to the Autism Society of Alabama one week to your local event. (see venue details for pre-registration deadline) Day of event registrations are welcome, but can not be guaranteed to receive desired size shirt at event,  but will be mailed the quantity and sizes ordered.

Pre-Registration Fees:  $30 per person    Day of Event Registration Fee: $35 per person

 
Day of Event Details
Please bring any remaining donations, registration fees, etc. with you the day of the event. Plan to arrive a few minutes before registration times to allow for parking and to avoid long registration lines. The event will take place rain or shine and will not be rescheduled due to rain. In the event that severe weather occurs, event coordinators will decide 24 hours prior to the event if cancellation or time changes are necessary. Participants will be notified of these changes via the Autism Society of Alabama website, the Walk for Autism event site, and a recording will be placed on our general Walk Hotline Number 877-4AUTISM ext. 805.  Any additional questions regarding the day of the event, please contact event coordinator listed above.
 
Check-In/ Day of Registration Details

 

Walk Check-In/Registration:  8:30am    Walk Starts: 9:30am

 

Earn Fabulous Fundraising Rewards!

Raise funds individually or as a team! Use the Fundraising Tools to help you reach your goal!  Fundraising Rewards for your efforts will be awarded at the event.  Mail all donations collected to the Autism Society of Alabama prior to your event, and any last minute donations may be brought with you and turned in at the check-in/registration table.

 Raise                                              Reward You Receive                    

$200-349.99                                     Autism Awareness wristbands

$350-499.99                                     ASA reusable tote bag

$500 & above                                   Autism Awareness Car magnet

*Rewards are not cumulative