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Recovery Day 2022 set for Saturday

Recovery Day Lancaster in 2020. (Source: Lancaster County Recovery Alliance)

Lancaster’s recovery community will gather for a celebration of healing from addiction at Buchanan Park in Lancaster this Saturday, Sept. 17.

Sponsored by the Lancaster County Recovery Alliance and The 521 Club, Recovery Day Lancaster | Recovery Rocks! will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Recovery Day, organizers say, “helps to normalize addiction recovery as a healthy and contributing factor towards a strong community.”

Events include:

  • 10 a.m.: Opening ceremony
  • 10:30 a.m.: 5K Run/Walk
  • 11:30 to 1 p.m.: Lunch

Octavia Blues Band will be the featured Recovery Rocks! performer, beginning at 11:30 a.m. Other attractions include games, crafts, a children’s corner, massage and therapeutic movement.

Admission is free. Two lunch options are available: Belly’s BBQ or vegan fare from Root. The minimum donation for lunch is $5, but additional donations are welcome. For lunch tickets, click here.