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Event Pick of the Week! Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Event Pick of the Week! Walk to End Alzheimer’s 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s South Hampton Roads Sunday, October 13, 2013 Neptune Park, 3114 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach 8:30 am Registation. 9:30 am Opening Ceremonies. 10 am Walk. Hundreds of people will gather at the Virginia Beach oceanfront on Sunday, October 13 for the annual South Hampton Roads Walk to End Alzheimer’s. This inspiring event brings together family, friends, community groups, and local businesses to heighten awareness about Alzheimer’s, a brain destroying disease that is the sixth leading cause of death in America. the local Alzheimer’s Association’s largest fundraising event to allow the non-profit to continue to offer programs and services to the community, including professionals, caregivers and families affected by the daily challenges of Alzheimer’s disease; to help staff a 24 Hour-Helpline; and to fund innovative research ...
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Event Pick of the Week – Decades of Dance!

Event Pick of the Week – Decades of Dance! Decades of Dance Saturday, October 5, 2013 7 pm – 11 pm Holiday Inn Virginia Beach-Norfolk Hotel and Conference Center 5655 Greenwich Road, Virginia Beach Benefits the YWCA South Hampton Roads Featuring music from the ’60s, ’70s, ’80s, 90s and ’00s! UPDATE: Olympic Gold Medalist Francena McCorory will be the Celebrity Guest at “Decades of Dance,” benefiting YWCA South Hampton Roads on Saturday, October 5. Having grown up in a household where she witnessed domestic violence, McCorory said, “I understand the importance of organizations like the YWCA, and I’m so happy to have a role in helping further their mission.” So many of you have asked us to highlight FUN events that don’t necessarily serve alcohol. Well, we are pleased to spotlight DECADES OF DANCE benefiting YWCA South Hampton Roads. This fabulous event will feature music from the ...
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It’s Run/Walk Season in Hampton Roads!

The community run or walk has become an important part of many charitable organizations’ fundraising efforts. For participants, not only is the activity good for you and fun, your involvement helps support important causes such as the fight against diseases like cancer, Alzheimer’s, or heart disease; or community problems like poverty, hunger or domestic violence. So, lace up your sneakers... Grab your water bottle... It's Run/Walk season in Hampton Roads!
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The Anthem Wicked 10k

The Anthem Wicked 10k October 26 Virginia Beach Convention Center 1000 19th Street Virginia Beach The Anthem Wicked 10k, presented by Bon Secours In Motion, is easily Virginia Beach’s largest outdoor Halloween costume party! Following its inaugural run in 2009, the race has become an annual favorite with locals and visitors alike, as participants are encouraged to have fun, be creative, and dress up for the Halloween season. A costume contest awards great prizes for the best individual, pair, and group entry, with the only requirement being that contestants have to complete the race at any pace in the costume of their choice! But the flat, fast, oceanfront course is also perfect for all who want to challenge their personal records–in or out of costume! The Monster Mile gives everyone in the family an opportunity to take part in the weekend, and we are excited to have ...
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