This annual event is a 5K and 1 Mile walk-a-thon which starts and ends at Reunion Field. This 5K walk starts at 9:00 a.m. at Hotel St. Just S of North Dr, walk S on Hotel St, turn E on Memorial Dr, turn N on Griffin St. in southbound lanes, turn E on Young St in eastbound lanes, turn N on Hardwood St, continue NW on Hardwood St, turn SW on Woodall Rodgers access road on S side of Klyde Warren Park, turn S on Griffin St in northbound lanes, at Commerce St, transition in intersection to southbound lanes of Griffin St, turn W on Wood St, turn S on Houston St, turn SW on Reunion Blvd E, turn S on Hotel St to finish near North Dr. The 1 Mile starts at Hotel St. Just S of North Dr, walk S on Hotel St, turn E on Memorial Dr, turn N on Griffin St. in northbound lanes, W on Wood, Street, turn S on Houston St, turn SW on Reunion Blvd E, turn S on Hotel St to finish near North Dr. Event street closures take place Sept. 9th from 8:00 am to 11:00 am. Shuttle busses will be allowed to drop refreshments. Busses transporting walkers will stage on Flora St. between Routh St. and Fairmount St. in parallel parking spaces. One hundred and forty (140) tents ranging from 10’x10’ to 40’x60’ and a SL260 Trailer Based Stage (32’x32’) will be erected for entertainment. Setup will begin at 6:00 a.m., Sept. 5, 2017 and include the closure of Sports St. between Reunion Blvd. E. and North Dr. until 10:00 p.m., Sept. 9, 2017. The projected number of attendance is 40,000.
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