Walk for Autism Locations
NOTE: We are still finalizing walk locations, dates and venues! Please check back for updates. Thanks!
April 2, 2016
Montgomery Walk for Autism - Ida B. Young Park
Walk Coordinator: Nina Taylor
Cullman Walk for Autism - Heritage Park (5K will be April 9th)
Walk Coordinator: Rhonda Davis and Jessica Dyson
Sylacauga Walk for Autism & 5K Race to Solve the Puzzle - Blue Bell Park
April 9, 2016
Tuscaloosa Walk & 5K Race to Solve the Puzzle - Riverwalk
Walk Coordinator: Jennifer Baggett
Franklin County Walk for Autism - Red Bay High School
Walk Coordinator: Jessica Hamilton
Tri-City Walk for Autism -
April 16, 2016
Birmingham Walk for Autism & 5K Race to Solve the Puzzle - Veterans Park
Walk Coordinator: Lauren Reid
April 23, 2016
Dothan Walk for Autism & 5K Race to Solve the Puzzle - Westgate at Kiwanis Park
Walk Coordinator: Fran Heisner
Alex City Walk for Autism - Alex City Middle School
Walk Coordinator: Katrina Blair
April 30, 2016
Mobile Walk for Autism and Fun Run for Kids - University of South Alabama SGA Pavilion
Walk Coordinator: Angel Loewen
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.
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 Puzzle piece shoelaces
$350-$499.99 Autism awareness wayfarer sunglasses
$500-$3,499 Autism awareness tervis tumbler
$3,500 & UP Autism awareness puzzle piece running shoes
*Rewards are not cumulative