Please join us!

Our Congenital Heart Walks include family-friendly activities, games, music, entertainment, refreshments, community, peace and remembrance, research remarks, acknowledgements, and our Walk! In 2021, all Walks will continue the exciting and heartwarming virtual elements we added in 2020, so you can participate, wherever you are!
Please download our event flyer, and help us to spread the word!

Event Venue: Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts - 1551 Trap Rd, Vienna, VA 22182-1643. Our 2021 Washington DC Congenital Heart Walk is planned to be both virtual and in-person!

Event Date:

Walk Week (September 9 - 10, 2021) Our Walk week includes a 2-day virtual Walk program, with videos and activities at our Washington DC Congenital Heart Walk Facebook page. Our Virtual Walk Week includes the folowing live events:

Walk Day - (September 12, 2021) - Join us live at 9 a.m.* for our Welcome, Mission updates, Moment of Silence and Heart Angel Remembrance, Research Remarks, cknowledgments, Awards and Entertainment! Then, whether the event is in person or virtual, walk wherever you are, and share your photos by tagging us (@WalkforCHDResearch) and using hashtags (#WalkForCHDResearch, #WashingtonDCCHDWalk, #WashingtonDCCHW)! All Heart Angel families are invited to bring a photo or other remembrance of your Heart Angel, to include in our Peace and Memorial tent at the event site.

Detailed Event Schedule at Wolf Trap:

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Guest arrival, registration and check in, Pre-remarks activities
9:00 a.m. - Remarks program
9:45 a.m. - Walk begins
10:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Post-walk activities resumes at the event village

For any in-person events, our decision to hold the event will be subject to a full review of safety conditions, and all applicable health advisories. In-person events will reflect health guidance, venue requirements and restrictions, and with strict safety health protocols in place.

*Times may be adjusted. Please check back closer to walk day!

Parking Instructions and Details: Parking is available on site at Wolf Trap, in immediate proximity to the event village.

Google Map:

: Wolf Trap Site Directions