CALENDAR

Click on the Categories dropdown to narrow your search. Click on Tags to select area

Aug
24
Sat
2019
Dog Jog (1 Mile) and 5k Run – Free Photos
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Dog Jog (1 Mile) and 5k Run - Free Photos

Free Photos thanks to 2 Men and a Truck Huntsville

Dog Jog 5K and Family Fun Run will be the premiere dog-friendly 5K and Family Fun Run in the Rocket City. In its 3rd year the Dog Jog 5K and Family Fun Run will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at the Historic Huntsville Depot or the Dog Jog Depot, as we like to call it for the day! This event will be for the avid runner but also for the entire family and that includes furry four legged ones. Not only can you participate in the 5K Fun Run and visit with local vendors but you will support educational initiatives in the community and give back to local animal groups all in one day.

Why to participate in the Dog Jog 5K and Family Fun Run?
???? Get a Pawesome swag bag
???? Get the whole family, including your furry four legged family members out for family time
???? Be a part of a great family-friendly event
???? Visit with local animal groups and vendors
???? Receive a race T-shirt (T-shirts will be available while supplies last)
???? Every runner with a dog will receive a bandana
???? Proceeds go to support the EarlyWorks Family of Museums’ educational initiatives and a portion of registration fees will support area animal groups

Please note your registration fee is non-refundable.
This is a rain or shine event but we reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances.

 

Aug
27
Tue
2019
Healthy Huntsville – Walk with the Mayor (and pups!) @ Huntsville Botanical Society
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Healthy Huntsville - Walk with the Mayor (and pups!) @ Huntsville Botanical Society

Join Mayor Tommy Battle for this FREE Healthy Huntsville Walk!

The walk is part of the Garden’s Fido’s After Five, so bring your own leashed dog or Huntsville Animal Services will be there with adoptable dogs that you can walk!

Oct
8
Tue
2019
Church Street Wine Run benefiting New Hope Children’s Clinic – Free Photos
Oct 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Church Street Wine Run benefiting New Hope Children's Clinic - Free Photos

What do running, wine and children have in common?  The answer, a 5K that will help children get much-needed medical care!  The first Church Street Wine Run benefiting the New Hope Children’s Clinic will be Sunday, October 8!   Join us for a great event that provides something for everyone-adults running the race and family members coming to cheer them on!

Oct
13
Sun
2019
North Alabama Out of the Darkness Walk @ Ditto Landing
Oct 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
North Alabama Out of the Darkness Walk @ Ditto Landing

When you walk in the Out of the Darkness Walks, you join the effort with hundreds of thousands of people to raise awareness and funds that allow the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support survivors of suicide loss.

Thanks to Walkers and Donors like you, AFSP has been able to set a goal to reduce the annual suicide rate 20% by 2025.

Event Details

Walk Date: 10/13/2019
Walk Location: Ditto Landing – Huntsville, AL
Check-in/Registration Time: 2:30 pm
Walk Begins: 3:30 pm
Walk Ends: 4:30 pm

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Kari Kingsley
Contact Phone: 256-335-2566
Contact Email: carolineekingsley@gmail.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Registration is free and open to the public. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

Register at: https://afsp.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=6263

Nov
28
Thu
2019
Land Trust 25th Annual Thanksgiving Day Hike
Nov 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Land Trust 25th Annual Thanksgiving Day Hike

25th Annual Thanksgiving Day Hike (4 miles/Moderate)

Join us for a Thanksgiving Day tradition! Be prepared for your Thanksgiving feast by starting the morning off with a Monte Sano hike lead by Land Trust Board and Staff. We’ll start out at Bankhead and work our way down to Three Caves on the Alms Trail.  Those who don’t want to make the walk back up will be shuttled to their cars.

Address: 2442 Bankhead Parkway, Huntsville, AL 35801

Directions: Take Pratt Avenue to Bankhead Parkway, cross Tollgate Road.  Land Trust’s hiker’s parking lot is ½ mile further on right; meet at the information kiosk.