New Downtown Norfolk walking path to be unveiled on National Walking Day

Posted at 4:19 PM, Apr 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-05 16:24:41-04

Norfolk, Va. – The American Heart Association and the City of Norfolk have teamed up to celebrate National Walking Day on April 6.

The Downtown Norfolk Council has created a permanent and safe 1.1 mile walking route downtown. The unveiling of the route will happen at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday followed by the first walk.Capture

Each sign along the route will include facts and tips to help improve your health.

California Pizza Kitchen will provide healthy snacks to participants. The American Heart Association will provide Heart Healthy fact sheets, cookbooks and other gifts will be available to the first 100 walkers.