The 2017 Cheyenne MS Walk is this Saturday, May 20 beginning and ending in the Depot Plaza.

The walk helps raise money to fight multiple sclerosis and is expected to raise over $100,000. Participant registration and check in is from 8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. There will be a short program at 9:45 and the walk begins at 10:00 a.m. It's a

There are one mile and three mile routes leaving from the Depot and heading north to the State Capital. The three mile route continues east around the Cheyenne Regional Medical Center and weaves back and forth through downtown. The Cheyenne Police Department will be on hand to make sure all walkers safely cross intersections.

Online registration for the event has closed, but you can still register in person. For more information on the event, contact Molly at (307) 433-8664.

Despite cold temperatures slated for Saturday morning, here's a few reasons we think you should consider attending!

 

  • 1

    It's For A Great Cause

    This is obviously the number one. 2.3 million people are battling MS, and while there have been a significant amount of breakthroughs to help patients, they are still working for a cure.

  • 2

    We All Could Use The Exercise

    Weather you're a couch potato or a fitness fanatic, we could all use a little motivation to move more. There's a one mile option if you're on the couch potato side.

  • 3

    There's Lots Of Other Activities

    A Facebook photo booth, Kids "Korner," Pooches Place, vendors, and you might even meet a Disney Princess or two there. Plus, there will be snacks on hand and food trucks setting up as the day goes on.

  • 4

    You'll Meet Great People

    The kind of people you want in your life usually, are the charitable kind. It's a great spot to make connections socially or for business purposes.

  • 5

    It's The Official Kickoff To Depot Days

    You might as well start one of Cheyenne's most fun weekend parties a bit earlier. Depot Days kicks off in the Depot Plaza around 9:00 a.m.

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