The American Cancer Society of the Shoals Music Festival April 21st

Survivor Dinner will take place beginning at 4:30 pm-6:00pm.  Dinner will take place on the grounds of the Hall of Fame under the big tent.  Survivors can RSVP to  Survivors will receive t-shirt at dinner.  This dinner is made possible by our community partners Alliance and North West Alabama Cancer Center.  We thank you for your support.


Opening Ceremony
We will have a soft welcome at 10 am when we open the Music Festival.  The official opening ceremony will be at 6:00 pm.  At that time we will recognize our Event organizers, our sponsors, singing of the National Anthem and prayer.

Survivor/Caregiver Walk
Survivors and Caregivers are the heart and soul of Relay For Life events. We honor their strength and courage with every step they take.  Survivor/Caregiver walk will take place after the introduction of the Relics who will provide music for the laps.  This will place directly after opening ceremony welcome at 6:00 p.m.

Luminaria Ceremony
During this ceremony we represent everyone touched by cancer with a Luminaria. Each light represents a life—a life taken by cancer, a survivor of cancer, or a support for a person still fighting the disease.  This ceremony will begin at 8:10.  Brian McIntyre will preside over the ceremony. After reading of ceremony a special rendition of Amazing Grace will be played. 

Closing Ceremony
Closing remarks will be made after our Headliners perform.