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The Mid South Chapter hosts many events throughout Tennessee and North Alabama to raise Alzheimer's awareness. Look below to find an event near you!

Mid South Events

Walk to End Alzheimer's is the nation's   largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support, and research - it calls on people of all ages to take action in the fight.

Choose a Walk near you.

Or call 1-800-272-3900
for more information.

Coming Spring the Alzheimer's Challenge Cycling Event

Cyclists can choose from a 62, 30, or 15 mile ride. Be a part of a new cycling tradition in Tennessee.

Please call 1-800-272-3900 for more details.




The Gatsby Party is scheduled for March 21, 2015 at the Stones River Country Club in Murfreesboro. The party will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets are $75 per person and includes drinks, heavy hors'd'oeuvers and a swag bag!

Dress in your favorite 20's attire and dance the night away to some cool Jazz tunes while supporting the Alzheimer's Association.

For more information contact
Michelle Thomas.


Join us for the 2nd annual Shelby Forest Spring Fest Charity Golf Scramble benefitting the Alzheimer's Association.

This four person scramble takes place May 8 at Quail Ridge Golf Course. The entry fee is $100 per player and includes 18 holes and cart, range balls and lunch. Awards and prizes will be given.

For the registeration form click here

For more information please contact Laura Beth Davis.




Coming to Southeast Tennessee in Spring 2015. Blondes vs. Brunettes is an organized flag football game in which the two teams are divided based on the
age-old rivalry between blondes and brunettes. Funds raised at Blondes vs. Brunettes events benefit the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association.

Date: May 16, 2015
Location: Girls Preparatory School-Lower Field

Click here to register.

For more information on the Southeast Tennessee event contact Beth Cragon at bcragon@alz.org.



The 3rd Annual Run to Remember 5K will be November 21, 2015 at Tennessee Riverpark.



Host your own event

Host your own event!

Here are several easy steps to take if you want to host a fundraising event to benefit the Mid South Chapter!

Select the type of event you want to have (check out the ideas below)

Contact the Chapter office nearest you for a fundraising kit that includes a third-party event proposal form (the Mid South Chapter must pre-approve all third-party events benefiting the Chapter). Download Third-Party Proposal Form

Host your event

Submit your event report with the proceeds of your event (photos welcome)

Blue Jean Day Bowling Tournament Bingo Night
Book Sale Breakfast with Santa Bridge Party
Baby Picture Contest Cake / Cookie Walk Car Wash
Car Raffle Celebrity Auction Celebrity Basketball
Chili Cook-Off Craft Bazaar Dessert Reception
Doggie Bath Donkey Basketball Fashion Show / Lunch
Fishing Contest Flower Sale Gold Tournament
Historical Bldg Tour Hot Air Balloon Rides Hugging Booth
Ice Cream Festival Indy 500 Party Jazz Festival
Kentucky Derby Party Kite Flying Contest Las Vegas Night
Male Beauty Contest Marathon Dancing Mile of Dollars
Murder Mystery Dinner Mystery Bus Ride Penny Drive
Pet Show Photo Contest Pictures with Santa
Pie Auction Plant Sale Progressive Dinner
Quilt Show / Raffle Recipe Book Refreshment Stand
Rummage Sale Scavenger Hunt Silent Auction
Tag Day Talent Show Teddy Bear Festival
Wedding Fashion Show White Elephant Sale Wine Tasting

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