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

Detroit, MI




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:

Wayne State University Campus

457 W. Palmer Ave, Detroit, MI 48202

Parking information and payment options:

There will be structures on Wayne State’s campus that you will be able to park in for a $5 fee. The below links provide which parking lots accept credit cards and/or cash, road closures, directions from all areas, and VIP parking requirements. The VIP lot will be located right in front of the festival grounds and will require VIPs to have a parking pass and be in the lot by a specific time. Parking passes will begin to be delivered this week.

After the walk, stick around and enjoy all that Midtown has to offer! Experience Midtown!

Event Schedule:
Saturday, May 20, 2017
5K Run Check-In/Registration  7:30am
Festival Grounds Open 8:00am
5K Run Begins 9:00am
Opening Ceremonies 9:45am
Walk Begins 10:00am
Walk Concludes 12:00pm
Additional Maps & Information:

Please print and fill out the below waiver(s) if participating in the the 5K or Kids Zone Inflatible.  Waivers can be dropped off at the Waiver Turn-In Tent located next to the Welcome Tent.

5K Day of Event Registration Waiver

Inflatable Consent Form

No pets, please.
Festival Grounds Map

Detroit Heart Walk Festival Grounds

Walk Route

2017 Detroit Route Map