National Recovery Month

September is National Recovery Month, and we want to share the message that Recovery is REAL. Throughout the month, RAD is holding events to celebrate the gains made by those in recovery and educate our community on substance use treatments and mental health services.

Together we can break the stigma and enable those with a mental and/or substance use disorders to live healthy and rewarding lives!

Recovery Celebration



Join us for our annual Recovery celebration! Beyond our recovery walk, there will be food, music and a chance to connect with the community. The event is free and all are welcome.

Event Schedule

11 AM - Welcome and check in for the walk

1 PM - Recovery walk begins

11 AM - 3 PM - Fun, food, community, recovery speakers, music, bouncy houses and crafts for kids

Recovery Alliance Duluth recovery month support
Recovery Alliance Duluth group celebrating recovery month

Recovery Month Calendar

All Recovery Community Events are FREE and all are welcome to attend. Let's come together and CELEBRATE RECOVERY!

September 5

Recovery Month Kickoff

Join us from 5 to 7PM at Duluth's Portland Square Park for a community event to kick off National Recovery Month, in collaboration with Sober Squad and Life House.  Bring your family to the park to enjoy food, music and games, drumming, talking circles, and loads of fun!

September 8

Kickball & Cupcakes

Whether you're in it for the kickball or just the cupcakes, please come from 5-7 PM at Harrison Park for a great time. All kickball skill levels are welcome. This event is in collaboration with HDC and Adult & Teen Challenge.

September 12

Recovery Night Out on the Range

Celebrating with our Iron Range community, come join us for free food, live music, and lots of fun from 4-7 PM at Virginia's Olcott Park for recovery night out.

September 16

Recovery Month Celebration

Join us from 11 AM-3 PM at Duluth's Leif Erikson Park to celebrate recovery! The day will include our annual walk for recovery, food and treats, music all day from local bands, free shirts, swag bags, games, bounce houses, kids crafts and activities, and an all around great time with our community.

September 20

Open Mic Night at Wussow's

Join us at Wussow's for a night of laughter, music, poetry, and more starting at 6pm. To sign up to perform, contact Julie at (218) 390-7862, limited spot are available.

September 30

Recovery Month Wrap Up

Help us celebrate another wonderful recovery month in the books at the Park Point Beach House from 1-4 PM. We'll grill out and go out with a bang with fire dancers and henna tattoos.

Recovery Alliance Duluth family at recovery walk
Food provided by Recovery Alliance Duluth at recovery walk
Recovery Alliance Duluth friends at recovery walk
To promote the health of our community and employees, Recovery Alliance Duluth is providing all recovery support services by phone or video conference.

Month-Long Awareness Contest

Snap a picture of yourself in your Walk for Recovery t-shirt, your recovery yard sign or share your own recovery story tagging Recovery Alliance Duluth on Facebook or Instagram. Each time you submit a post you will be entered for a weekly drawing for a $250 Visa gift card. We will also do a grand prize drawing at the end month of all submissions for a Visa gift card of $500. Feel free to post as many times a you like.

Make sure to use the hashtags #recoveryisRAD, #recoveryisEVERYWHERE and #recoveryisREAL. Let's flood social media with recovery!

Recovery Alliance Duluth friends at recovery walk

2023 Walk for Recovery Sponsors