Magic City AIDS Walk and 5K Run
Sept. 22, 4-7 p.m.
The 22nd annual Magic City AIDS Walk and 5K Run will be from 4-7 p.m. on Sept. 22 at Avondale Park. The free event is open to the community and will include performances by The Magic City Choral Society, the Birmingham Metro Youth Choir and Once in a Lifetime 80s Band. The family-friendly event will also include softball and kickball games, bounce houses, a hula-hoop fitness class, a cake walk, sunset yoga, a vendor fair and free health screenings from the UAB School of Medicine. The Melt food truck and Steel City Pops will also be on hand for the festivities. The one-mile walk and the 5K start at 6:15 p.m. There will be a closing ceremony immediately after the walk/run and an after-party at Avondale Brewing Company. For the 5K run, the first runner to cross the finish line will win a pair of roundtrip Southwest Airline tickets to any destination serviced by Southwest. To register or for more information, visit www.baoevents.org or www.birminghamaidsoutreach.org.