Celebrating its 29th anniversary on Saturday, October 6, 2018, AIDS Walk Wisconsin and 5K Run is the largest HIV fundraising event in Wisconsin. Starting and finishing on the Summerfest Grounds, this fully-supported event takes place on Milwaukee’s lakefront and includes rest stops, breakfast and an opening ceremony with Matt Bomer, Honorary Chair, Golden Globe award winning actor and director, all in a fun and festive atmosphere. Since its inception in 1990, the event has raised more than $13.1 million for the fight against AIDS. It is produced by and benefits the AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin (ARCW). Past Honorary Chairs include: Jane Lynch, Taye Diggs, Tim Gunn, Bette Midler, Clay Matthews, Ryan Braun, Magic Johnson and more.
Gates will open at 9:30 a.m. The 5K run will begin at 10:30 a.m. and the 5K walk will begin at 12:30 p.m. More information is available at http://www.aidswalkwis.org.