The 2017 Texarkana Heart Walk will be held on the Spring Lake park walking trail. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. with the walk starting at 9. 

The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association's premiere event for raising funds to save lives from this country's No. 1 and No. 4 killers - heart disease and stroke. Designed to promote physical activity and heart-healthy living, the Heart Walk creates an environment that's fun and rewarding for the entire family.

This year, more than 1 million walkers will participate in nearly 340 events. When you join Heart Walk, you join more than a million people in hundreds of cities across America in taking a stand against heart disease and helping save lives! Walk with friends, family, coworkers or strangers you'll bond with along the way. Any way you choose to do it, your heart will thank you for it!