U.S. Space & Rocket Center to honor 9/11 first responders with Honor Walk

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HUNTSVILLE, AL-  September 11th, 2001 is a day that changed every American’s perspective, heart and life.

“9/11 changed all our lives forever, nothing has been the same, nothing will ever be the same,” said U.S. Space & Rocket Center Spokesman Tim Hall.

That’s why the U.S. Space and Rocket Center hosts the Honor Walk, to recognize those who gave everything on 9/11 and beyond.

“The first responders, they were the ones who went into the burning buildings who helped saved lives, average citizens obviously jumped in, helped make a difference.  Then the military, they were called to step up in a way as never before,” said Hall.

On the Honor Walk, you’ll move through a labyrinth, taking twists and turns.

“As a reminder that people took twists and turns in their lives to make our country safer, to safe lives, to make a difference,” said Hall.

Fourteen years later, it’s still important to pay homage to our American heroes.

The Honor Walk is Saturday, September 12.  The event is free and open to the public, you just need to register online.

  • Opening Ceremony 2:00 p.m.
  • Labyrinth Walk begins at 2:30 p.m.
  • Celebration with live bands from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Register online.

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