February 3, 2017 is National Wear Red Day.
Let's unite to fight heart disease and stroke.
Wear red and give to support research and education.
Fundraising Goal: $800,000

Des Moines, IA



Event Information

Event Info:

The American Heart Association is the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to defeating heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases. Our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke - the nation's No. 1 and No. 5 killers. Thank you, our walkers, donors and volunteers who help fight heart disease and stroke.

Event Location:

Meredith Plaza

1716 Locust St.

Des Moines, IA  50309

Route Map

Event Schedule:

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 5K

Registration/Check-In 5:30pm
Race Starts 6:00pm
Post Party at Jasper Winery  


Saturday, April 22, 2017 - Heart Walk

Festivities Begin / "Gates" Open 9:00am
Walk Begins 10:00am

Heart Walk: No Fees
Walkers are eligible for a Heart Walk t-shirt once they have raised a minimum of $100.

Raise $1,000 and you become a "Top Walker" which allows you to enjoy the following benefits:

- VIP Parking
- Long Sleeve "Top Walker" shirt
- FREE hot breakfast
- Top Walker medallion and flare pins
- Exclusive AHA branded merchandise 


5K Runner: $35 registration fee