Hands Across the Bridge

Date & Time

  • Monday, September 4, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Details
Event Description: 
On Labor Day, thousands of Oregon and Washington residents will celebrate recovery from alcohol and drug addiction when they join hands to span the Interstate 5 Bridge connecting the states of Washington and Oregon. The Sixteenth annual Hands Across the Bridge event, set for 10 to noon on Monday, Sept. 4th, with ceremonies on both the Vancouver and Portland sides of the Columbia, kicks off National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month. Last years event drew almost 3000 participants whose lives had been touched by addiction and recovery.
Type of Event: 
Rally and Walk/Run Events (Rally and Walk/Run Events - and recovery for mental and substance use disorders, celebrates people in recovery, lauds the contributions of treatment)
Is this event open to public?: 
Yes
Estimated Number of Attendees: 
3 000
Location
Is this a virtual event (taking place online)?: 
No
Is this event in the United States?: 
Yes
Address: 
909 N. Hayden Island Dr.
City: 
Portland
U.S. State: 
Oregon
Country: 
United States
Zip/Postal Code: 
97217
Website for additional information: 
www.HandsAcrosstheBridge.org
Contacts
Hosting Organization Name: 
Hands Across the Bridge
Contact Name: 
Patty Katz
Phone: 
360-903-4645
Supporting Materials
Upload an image or a flyer: 
Notification: 
Yes
Last Updated: 09/13/2017