Relay For Life of Carlsbad comes to Valley Middle School on July 27 beginning at 9 a.m. The event kicks off with the Opening Ceremony that celebrates the lives of those who have fought cancer, followed by the Survivors Lap at 9:30 a.m. to celebrate their victory over cancer. Continuing through the day, a Luminaria Ceremony will commence at 9 p.m. to remember those who have lost the battle with cancer. In the morning, the Fight Back Ceremony at 8 a.m. will represent the emotional vow that those with cancer, their loved ones and the community have pledged to keep fighting, followed by the Closing Ceremony at 9 a.m. For more information on the event or to donate, visit