ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The St. Louis Walk to Defeat ALS is an event that honors those who are now living with ALS and those who have lost their battle to the disease. The free event is community-wide and is designed to bring hope for the future.

The Walk to Defeat is the ALS Association’s biggest fundraiser of the year in the St. Louis region and will have live music, vendor booths, fun for the kids and more while also supporting the cause.

The free event will take place on Saturday, June 22, at the Forest Park, Festival and Event Parking Plaza, formerly the Upper Muny Parking Lot. Upper Muny Parking Lot. The check in for the event will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the Walk will begin at 10 a.m. To register for the event, visit