October 4 - 10, 2021


Celebrating aging and the benefits of active living at any age, Active Aging Week showcases the capabilities of older adults as fully participating members of society. This campaign also spotlights role models that lead the way. Learn how you can join with thousands of Active Aging Week supporters to help change the way we age.


Future dates

Active Aging Week takes place each year during or near the last full week of September, or the first week on October. The dates were chosen to coincide as close as the calendar permits to October 1, the International Day of Older Persons. Upcoming weeks:


Organizations that wish to host Active Aging Week with slightly changed dates, for example, shifting a few days before or after these dates are welcome to do so.