Alzheimer's is the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. and more than 5 million Americans are currently struggling with the disease.
The event will take place Saturday, Oct. 11 at the Louisiana Boardwalk in Bossier City. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the walk kicks off at 9 a.m.
Music and refreshments will be provided. There will also be an awards ceremony.
There is no registration fee and you can register online at www.alz.org/walk.
Copyright 2015 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.