AIDS Walk Detroit 2018 – Construction Update & Virtual Walk Option

Due to construction in downtown Royal Oak, the 2018 AIDS Walk Detroit event, which was scheduled for September 16th at the Royal Oak Farmers Market has been canceled.

Partner organizations are still able to raise funds through the AIDS Walk Detroit website in support of their programs. If you would like to participate as a virtual walker and make a donation to a partner organization, you are welcome to register, donate and fundraise through October 31, 2018 at

AIDS Walk Detroit is focused on planning an exciting, updated event for 2019 that will include new features and a move into the City of Detroit. Please watch this site for updates and information.

Thank you for your ongoing support of HIV awareness, prevention and services for people living with HIV. We look forward to seeing you next year!

Event Information

Here are a few things to keep in mind:
  1. If you are a registered participant, it’s never too early or too late to secure donations in support of the AIDS Walk Detroit! Donors can contribute online through October 26, 2018.
  2. Supporter checks should be made payable to ‘AIDS Walk Detroit’.
  3. Checks should be accompanied by a donation form with the participant name on it. To guarantee proper attribution, the walker/runner name should be noted on the check’s memo line.
  4. Checks should be sent to AIDS Walk Detroit at PO Box 1618, Royal Oak, MI 48068. Please do not send cash by mail. All donations are tax-deductible.

Event Location


Event Schedule

The Walk  will take place the morning of Sunday, September 16.
Same-day registration and other activities begin. 8:30 am
NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt Ceremony 9:30 am
Opening Ceremony and Warm-Ups 10:00 am
5K Walk steps off. 10:30 am
Stick around for our post-Walk celebration
11:30 am

Packet Pick-up

Walkers can turn in any funds, pick up their t-shirt, and collect any earned incentives on-site the morning of the event beginning at 8:30 AM.