Strides Against Stroke is a 5K to raise awareness for Stroke and Heart Disease. And is happening this Saturday, May 21st in El Paso!

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The event is completely free to the public and registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with the walk and or run beginning at 9:00 a.m. After the event, there will be an information fair to all participants who are looking for information on making positive changes to prevent stroke and heart disease for themselves or a family member.

Here are some frequently asked questions about the event:

Where does the walk begin?
In the EXPO Area of Ascarate park by the pool at 6900 Delta Drive in El Paso.

How much does the walk cost?
The walk is FREE to everyone!

What activities will there before the walk?
There will be a Kids Zone, photo booth, and live entertainment. Water and snacks will also be provided.

Can I bring my dog?
Yes, pets are allowed at the park, but please make sure to keep them on a leash.

Follow the event on Facebook for more updates and for more information on how to register and all the maps go to the Website!