Hands Across the Bridge

Date & Time

  • Monday, September 5, 2016 - 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 Fifteenth annual Hands Across the Bridge event, set for 10 to noon on Monday, Sept. 5th, 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: 
Celebration (award ceremony, honoring or recognizing individual(s) or organization(s), milestone event, fair, carnival, family day, etc.)
Walk/Run (race or recreational, walk, run, marathon, etc.)
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: 
Red Lion Hotel on the River
Address Line 2: 
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
Contact Name: 
Patty
Last Name: 
Katz
Address Line 1: 
1701 Broadway J-1
City: 
vancouver
U.S. State: 
Washington
Zip Code: 
98661
Phone: 
360-903-4645
First Name of the Secondary Contact: 
Thomas
Last Name: 
Breitenbauch
Phone: 
360-772-8899
Email: 
tabreitenbauch@hotmail.com
Supporting Materials
Upload an image or a flyer: 
Notification: 
Yes
Last Updated: 08/01/2016