This weekend, a leisurely stroll through downtown Napa will help save lives when Napa Humane hosts Walk for Animals
, benefiting dogs and cats looking for permanent homes in Napa Valley, as well as the families who adopt them. Starting and ending at the Oxbow Commons, this walk along the riverfront is open to humans and canines alike with goodie bags and prizes on hand. You can walk solo or join a team to win bonus awards. Afterwards, live music, contests and family activities keep the fun moving forward. You can register onsite before the walk begins on Sunday, Aug. 7, at Oxbow Commons, McKinstry St., Napa. 7:30am. $35–$45 and up. 707.255.8118.