Location: Palm Desert, CA US 92260 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Event Time Price Details
CVASA Autism Walk General Registration
9:00AM PDT - 12:00PM PDT
Palm Desert Civic Center Park
43900 San Pablo Ave
Palm Desert, CA US 92260
Online Registration has Closed!

Online Registration has closed at this time. However, we will have on-site Registration the day of the Autism Walk. See you all soon!


Walk, Run, Skip, or Jump for Autism Awareness!

Join hundreds of individuals in the autism community as we come together for a morning of fun, awareness, and support! 

The Coachella Valley Autism Society of America is hosting their 4th Annual Autism Walk & Resource Fair. The event not only creates awareness but also helps to raise much needed funds to give children and adults with autism and their families the information, resources, and support they need to live the highest quality of life. All funds raised stay in the Coachella Valley to help local families! For more information about the CVASA, please check out our website at
*Official 2018 CVASA Autism Walk T-shirts are available for $10 each, you can purchase during the online registration process. Please be sure to Register by Monday, April 2, 2018 to ensure proper t-shirt size. Shirts will be available for purchase at the walk while supplies last.*

Walk for Inclusion!  Walk for Employment!  Walk for Education! Walk for Support!  Walk to make a difference in the lives of individuals and families living with Autism in the Coachella Valley! 

*The Walk will take place on the Palm Desert Civic Center Parks beautiful amphitheater and scenic sidewalk trail. Strollers are allowed, but no skateboards, inline skates, or  wheelie footwear.*

CVASA is Turning 20!

Join us as we celebrate 20 years serving the autism community in the Coachella Valley at our 2018 Autism Walk. Celebration activities at this year's autism walk include special entertainment, treats, giveaways, and more! 

Race Contact Info

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  • Resource Booths!
  • Crafts, Games, and Sensory Activities for Kids!
  • Face Painting & Balloon Twisting
  • Special Guests / Character Appearances
  • Raffle & Silent Auction
  • Shop for a Cause
  • Dance Warm-Up
  • Music
  • and More!

CVASA Walk Promo Video

CVASA Autism Walk Promo Video courtesy of the Walter Clark Legal Group.

About Walter Clark Legal Group
Walter Clark Legal Group is a law firm specializing in personal injury, serving the Coachella Valley, Victor Valley, and the Morongo Basin. Walter Clark is a board certified specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocates and the State of California and is also a member of the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates. For more information about the firm, please visit

Create a Team!

CREATE A TEAM: Teams are such an exciting part of the CVASA Autism Walk. Team pictures and stories are among the most beautiful things you will ever find on the internet, and their spirit on Walk day is an inspiration. Teams can make t-shirts together, bring special signs and banners, spread the word and collect pledges. Note: If bringing signs/banners please be mindful of the runners/walkers and yield to the other participants. Please do not block the way of the returning runners on the race course. *Award & Recognition for top fundraising Team!*

Click here for step-by-step instructions and video tutorial on "How to Create/Join a Group/Team". 


FUN-Raise for Autism Support Programs!

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FUN-raise and help to support CVASA's NO CHARGE activities and services provided to individuals with autism and their families in the Coachella Valley. Here's how you can help:

Online FundraisingClick here to view a Video Tutorial on "How to Create a Fundraiser/Team Fundraiser".

Offline Fundraising/Pledge Forms: Download the attached 2018 CVASA Walk Pledge Form and collect cash and check donations on behalf of the CVASA and your loved one living with autism. In the past teams have also held car washes, bake sales, etc. to collect donations/pledges. The possibilities are endless!

The Coachella Valley Autism Society of America is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, Federal Tax Identification Number 52-1020149, all donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.


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