Vail Place, a non-profit organization providing comprehensive services,support and resources for those with mental illnesses, is hosting its 18thannual Tour de Vail – Roll & Stroll for Mental Health on Sunday, July 21st, 2019. Participants may walk, run, bike, skate or blade around and through Hopkins, ending at the Hopkins Clubhouse, to gain donations, inspire hope and raise awareness.
This year’s event being held in association with the Hopkins Raspberry Festival, a Twin Cities Institution. Held in the middle of July each year, the festival continues to bring residents and visitors from surrounding communities and from around the state of Minnesota to Hopkins to help boost the local economy and celebrate this tradition in the Hopkins.
Funds raised will support the Vail Place Clubhouse Community Support Program, which helps adults with mental illnesses find friendships, employment, education, housing, health and wellness, and a broader connection to the community.
Participants are encouraged to register as individuals or as a teamto raise funds for Vail Place. Corporate sponsorships are still available.
Registration includes event participation, t-shirttie-dyed by Vail Place Members, and access to event grounds featuring live music, prizes, face painting, and more. Raffle prizes include gift cards and tickets to various attractions and landmarks around the Twin Cities.