Celebrating its 28th anniversary in 2017, AIDS Walk Wisconsin and 5K Run is the largest HIV fundraising event in Wisconsin. Starting and finishing on the Summerfest Grounds, the fully-supported event takes place on Milwaukee’s lakefront and includes rest stops, breakfast and an opening ceremony with Jane Lynch as Honorary Chair, all in a fun and festive atmosphere. Since its inception in 1990, the event has raised more than $12.5 million for the fight against AIDS. It is produced by and benefits the AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin (ARCW). Past Honorary Chairs include: Taye Diggs, Tim Gunn, Bette Midler, Clay Matthews, Ryan Braun, Magic Johnson and more. The event takes place on Saturday, October 7, 2017.