Selected Community Events
3rd Annual Dothan "Kidney Walk"
Apr 18, 2015 8 am
Northview High School
Alabama Kidney Foundation's Dothan Kidney walk all proceeds go to AKF for programs and services provided to Alabama's Kidney patients.
Alicia Smith 334-793-3519
Survivors & Fallen Heroes 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run at Fort Rucker
Apr 11, 2015 8 am
Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center, Andrews Ave, Fort Rucker, AL
The Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center will be hosting the Survivors & Fallen Heroes 5K on April 11 starting at 8 am. Race-day registration begins at 6:30 am at the Fort Rucker PFC on Andrews Avenue. Participants are encouraged to pre-register at either Physical Fitness Center. The Fun Run is open to all children, free of charge, and will begin after the 5K race is complete. Each Fun Run participant will receive a medal. Costs per individual are $20 with a shirt through April 4; $25 after April 4 with a shirt (while supplies last). Refreshments will be provided. The race is open to the public. For registration and more information, contact Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center at (334) 255-2296.
Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center, (334) 255-2296
Women Unite in a Walk of Faith
Mar 28, 2015 10:30 AM
Headland Avenue to the Beulah Land Christian Family Life Center concluding with a praise rally.
women of all races, faiths, backgrounds, and socio-economic histories will participate in a walk of faith. This walk of faith is a first time event sponsored by the Women’s Ministry of Greater Beulah Baptist Church. Its purpose is for women from the tri-states area to unify and support one another. With everything that is happening presently in communities locally and nationwide, we believe that this movement will show togetherness, strength, and a bond that will make a difference.
The walk will begin in downtown Dothan at Pioneer Park. The route includes traveling north on St. Andrews Street, through Dixie, and onto
Media is invited to attend this first time, history making event.
For more information contact the event organizer, Angela B. Underwood at (334) 790-9592.
Second Annual Mural City Art Walk
Foster Street, Dothan, AL
The Murals of the Wiregrass board is proud to present the Second Annual Mural City Art Walk. This event will be hosted on Saturday, March 7th, 2015 in beautiful downtown Dothan. Attendees will be treated to a variety of artists set up along the 100 block of Foster Street from 10am to 4pm.
This family-friendly event will showcase the talents of all artistic mediums from local artists, as well as artists from all over the Southeast. All art will be available for purchase, and entertainment will be aplenty with performances by local theater groups, dance groups, musicians, and even a live mural painting.
We are still accepting applications from artists on our website www.muralcityartwalk.com and would like to invite all artists to participate. All artists will be invited to celebrate the day with a closing reception at the Loft on Foster, which will feature live entertainment, food and more.
Mural City Art Walk Chairman, Susan Herring, states, “The Mural City Art Walk is a ‘can’t miss’ event for Dothan. It is the perfect showcase of our local, talented artists and I can not wait to find some new art pieces for my home.” Ms. Herring encourages all of Dothan to come out and support this event again this year.
All proceeds from the event will go to benefit the Murals of the Wiregrass, which proudly maintains all the murals throughout Dothan.
Contact: Susan Herring, 334.603.ARTY(2789)
Walk for Autism 2015
Kiwanis Park at Westgate
The Walk for Autism is the single most powerful fundraising event in April that unifies thousands of participants statewide in support of the mission and projects of the Autism Society. Autism is the fastest growing developmental disability in the U.S., and affects over 50,000 people in Alabama alone.
Autism Society of Alabama
Attn: Lauren Reid
Women's Walk of Faith
Pioneer Park to Greater Beulah Baptist Church Family Life Center
Women of all races, faiths, backgrounds, and socio-economic histories will participate in a walk of faith demonstrating unity, strength, and a bond that will make a difference in our community.
Angela B. Underwood, Phone: 334-790-9592
37th Annual Winston Howell 10K and 5K Road Race
Mar 14, 2015 Registration starts at 7:30 am. Both races start at 9 am.
National Guard Armory at Hwy 52 and 167 Hartford, AL
T shirt to all registered--Trophy to Overall Male and Female, Make and Female Masters (40-49), Male and Female Grandmasters (50-59), Make and Female Seniors Grandmasters (60-69) Great Grandmasters (70 and up) and 4 each Male and Female Walkers- Medals for top 3 in each age group.
Entry Fee $20.00.
Twilight Color Run
Mar 7, 2015 7:30 am is registration
Kiwanis Park, Dothan
Color run event to benefit the leukemia and lymphoma society
April Harris and Kim White
Walk MS: Wiregrass
Mar 7, 2015 Registration starts at 8:30 am. Walk starts at 9:30am.
Houston County Farm Center on Ross Clark Cir.
This is Dothan's 4th annual Walk MS event. This is a walk to help raise awareness and funds for the National MS Society. All funds go towards research for Multiple Sclerosis, education and rehabilitation services for patients, scholarships for MS patients and their family members, and much more.
Andrew Bell (Executive Vice President, National MS Society-Alabama/Mississippi Chapter)
Patty Hines (Committee Member)
St. Patrick's Day 5K/10K at Fort Rucker
Mar 14, 2015 9 am
Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center, Fort Rucker, AL
The Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center will be hosting the annual St. Patrick's Day 5K/10K & 1 Mile Fun Run on March 14 from 9 am–12 pm. Registration on the day of the event will begin at Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center at 7:30–8:45 am. Participants are encouraged to pre-register for the event at either fitness center on Fort Rucker. The 1-Mile Fun Run is free and open to all, and will begin after the 10K is completed. Each Fun Run participant will receive a medal. Event is open to the public. For registration and more information, contact Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center at (334) 255-2296.
Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center at (334) 255-2296
Prayer walk, All Schools in Coffee County
Baptist Association building in New Brockton a
Prayer walk, All Schools in Coffee County