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About Walk to End Alzheimer's

Walk to End Alzheimer's is the nation's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer care, support, and research - and it calls on people of all ages to take action in the fight. Year-round, our participants are involved in efforts to help defeat this devastating disease. Learn more about Walk to End Alzheimer's.

Walker news

It's time to gear up for 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer's! The website is up and running so sign-up for your walk and help us get a step closer to a world without Alzheimer's!

Choose a walk near you

Most walks take place during the fall. Choose from a walk below to register or to support a walker.


September 15, 2018

Tennessee Riverpark


October 6, 2018

Liberty Park- Honor Pavilion


September 29, 2018

Cleveland Greenway


September 8, 2018

Delano Park, Decatur AL

 East Central AL

 October 6, 2018

 Michael Tucker Park-Anniston


 September 29, 2018

 Huntsville Botanical Gardens


September 29, 2018

Union University

 Johnson City

 September 29, 2018

 Willow Springs Park


 October 6, 2018

 Warriors Path Park


 October 13, 2018

 Knoxville Zoo

 Marion County

 October 13, 2018

 Marion County High School


November 4, 2018

Memphis Botanic Garden


October 27, 2018

Walk of Fame Park

 Rutherford County


 MTSU Soccer & Track Field


October 13, 2018

South Jackson Civic Center

Start a team

Forming a team for the Walk to End Alzheimer's can enhance your experience and multiply your impact on the fight against Alzheimer's. Together, as a team, you are a force much greater than what you can accomplish alone.

Resources to help:

Team Captain Guide

How to Register Online

How to Access Walk Central



We are looking for committee members and event volunteers. Call your local office at 1.800.272.3900 for more information.


Fundraising tools

Together, we're working towards ending Alzheimer's, and raising funds and awareness are crucial parts of this effort. You have the full support of the Alzheimer's Association behind you. Here are some tools to help you reach your goals.

Fundraising Ideas
List of ideas on how you can reach your fundraising goals.

Who Can I Ask?
Helpful list of people you know to help you get started.

Timeline & More Fundraising Ideas
Additional fundraising ideas with a timeline for success.

Walk to End Alzheimer's at a glance

  • Scenic courses
  • Wheelchair/stroller accessibility
  • Entertainment, activities for kids and kids-at-heart
  • Remembrance Areas
  • Displays from sponsors and community organizations
  • Refreshments
  • We also welcome volunteers for registration, checkpoints along the route, refreshments and displays




Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.