MINNEAPOLIS--The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society hosts The Light the Night Walk on Sunday, October 16. The walk will take place at The Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, The Depot, downtown Minneapolis.

The event raises awareness and needed funds for research and treatment options to eliminate cancer.

Participants will light the night by carrying illuminated lanterns as they walk from The Depot and across the Stone Arch Bridge. Red lanterns will represent supporters, white lanterns will represent survivors and gold lanterns will represent a loved one lost to a blood cancer.

Activities being at 4:00 p.m. with two live bands, six food trucks, a kid's glow zone and more. The walk will begin at 7:00 p.m.

Visit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society for more information.