Northfield, MN – Sunday, September 25 2016

The Walk to Remember is a fun Northfield community event designed to raise funds and awareness for Alzheimer's care, support and research.

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The Details

Northfield's Walk to Remember will take place on Sunday, September 25, rain or shine. Registration will begin at 1 p.m. The walk will kick off at 2 p.m., with the post‑walk celebration beginning around 3:30 p.m. All activities will take place at Northfield Retirement Community, 901 Cannon Valley Drive W, Northfield, MN. If it does rain, activities will be held at Bethel Lutheran Church.


A Fun Event for the Family

A photo of people at a walk to remember event

After the walk, all of the walkers and supporters are invited to a tasty dinner and a live performance by The Whitesidewalls, a 1950s and 1960s rock 'n' roll cover band, starting around 3 p.m. The dinner, performance and dancing will end around 6 p.m. If it is raining, events will be held next door at Bethel Lutheran Church.


Come at 1 p.m to enjoy face painting, snacks and music by DJ Mike Ryan.


Refuel after the walk! All walkers and supporters will join together for a tasty meal at Northfield Retirement Community.


The Whitesidewalls is the upper Midwest's premier doo-wop, rockabilly and rock 'n' roll show band! The group features five singers playing multiple instruments and have been performing together for over 40 years. The band will perform rain or shine and we encourage you and your family and friends to get up and dance.


    • There will be short and long walk options. Routes to be determined.


    • Registration: 1 – 2 p.m. (with DJ Mike Ryan)
    • Walk begins: 2 p.m.
    • Celebration begins: 3:30 p.m.

Many thanks to our event sponsors!

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