Founded in 2009 by Arié Moyal, HugTrain's mission is to offer a different perspective on the world by distributing and facilitating the exchange of hugs and mental health support by using technology to connect with people online and offline. This year, the fifth annual HugTour will crisscross North America from November 24, 2013 to January 5, 2014 raising spirits, awareness and funds for mental health one hug at a time!

Itinerary

Here is our current itinerary for 2013-2014

12/23 Full day in Charlotte

12/24 Depart Charlotte 2 AM

Stop Atlanta
Stop Birmingham
Arrive New Orleans 7:30 PM

12/25 Depart NOLA 9 AM

Stop in Houston

12/26  Stop in San Antonio 12:05 AM -2:45 AM

 

Stop in El Paso

Stop in Tuscon

Stop in Maricopa

12/27  Arrive LA 5:35 AM

12/29  Depart LA 10 AM

Arrive San Jose  8:30 PM

12/30 Arrive SF – Time TBD
12/31 NYE in SF – Fireworks at the Golden Gate Bridge 11:30 PM
1/1 Depart Emeryville  9 AM
1/2 Stop in Denver 6:30 PM
1/3 Arrive Chicago 3 PM
1/4 Depart Chicago 5:45 PM
1/5 Finale in DC 6:06 PM

You can let us know you’re attending by RSVPing on facebook, tweeting us on @HugTrainUSA or by filling out our contact form!

Past event for 2013-2014

Canada:
11/24​ Depart Montreal 6:45 PM                    RSVP
11/25​ Arrive Halifax 5:18 PM                        RSVP
11/26​ Depart Halifax 12:20 PM                    RSVP
11/27​ Layover Montreal 9:15 AM
​ Arrive Ottawa 2:41 PM                                    RSVP
11/28​ Depart Ottawa 12:30 PM                     RSVP
​ Arrive Toronto 5:08 PM                                  RSVP
11/29​ Full day in Toronto
11/30​ Depart Toronto 10:00 PM                   RSVP
12/02​ Stop Winnipeg 8:00 AM to noon
12/03​ Stop Jasper 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
12/04​ Arrive Vancouver 9:42 AM                  RSVP
12/05 Departure Vancouver 7:40 AM
12/09 Arrival Vancouver 10:50PM
r 2/10​ Depart Vancouver 8:30 PM                 RSVP
12/11​ Stop Jaspe4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
12/12​ Stop Saskatoon 8:45 AM to 9:10 AM
12/12​ Finale in Winnipeg 8:30 PM              RSVP

United States:
12/5 Arrival Eugene, Oregon 6:00PM
12/6 Departure Eugene, Oregon 9:00AM
Arrival Portland. Oregon 11:35AM
12/8 Departure Portland, Oregon 12:15PM
Arrival Seattle (King St. Station), Washington 4:05PM
12/9 Departure Seattle (King St. Station), Washington 6:50PM