Moving Day Boston — Event Information

Event Details

Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Location: DCR Artesani Park | MAP

Registration opens: 9:00 a.m. | Walk start time: 10:30 a.m.

Contact: Samantha Cheung | ph: 617-657-0788 | scheung@parkinson.org
Website: www.parkinson.org

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Moving Day Schedule
9:00 A.M. – Registration, Refreshment Tent, Kid’s Area, and Movement Pavilion open
10:00 A.M. – Welcome and Warm-Up for Walk
10:30 A.M. – Opening Ceremony and Walk Begins (Ribbon Cutting at Balloon Arch)
12:00 P.M. – Closing Ceremony, Top Team Award Presentation
12:30 P.M. – Close

HELPFUL REMINDERS

Can I volunteer for the event? Yes! Absolutely, please check out the volunteer roles available and sign up on our volunteer website here.

When should I register for Moving Day?
Register online at movingdayboston.org for easy check-in the day of walk. If you don’t register online prior to the event, please visit the Registration Tent upon arrival. There is no registration fee for Moving Day. However, we ask every participant to make a personal donation and commit to raising funds for the fight against Parkinson’s disease.

How do I get a T-shirt? Can I buy one?
Every registered participant will receive a T-shirt on walk day after achieving the fundraising minimum of $100. They are not for sale.

Directions?
The event is located at DCR Artesani Park, 1255 Soldiers Field Rd, Boston, MA 02135. Click here for Google Maps driving directions. When you arrive follow the Moving Day signs.

Where do I Park?
Free parking is available on site.

Is Moving Day rain or shine?
Moving Day is rain or shine, so please dress appropriately! Be sure to check the weather forecast so you can prepare accordingly. If conditions warrant any change, announcements will be made on the Moving Day website or before the morning of the event.

When is the cutoff to qualify for fundraising incentives?
After the event has taken place, you will have an additional 30 days to collect donations and qualify for an incentive prize. But you can continue fundraising and turn in donations up to 60 days after Moving Day.

Can I donate at Moving Day?
Cash, check and credit card donations will be accepted on walk day at the Registration Tent.

After the event, checks and matching gift forms can be sent to:
Parkinson’s Foundation
Attn: Moving Day Boston/ Samantha Cheung
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

*Please include a note indicating the walker and team to which to credit the donations.


To learn more about the resources in your area, and the great work of the Parkinson’s Foundation, please visit our website www.parkinson.org.

If you have any questions about Moving Day, are interested in sponsorship opportunities or would like information about the foundation, please contact us below:

Contact: Samantha Cheung | ph: 617-657-0788 | scheung@parkinson.org

Mailing address:

ATTN: Moving Day Boston / Samantha Cheung

Parkinson’s Foundation, Inc.

200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800

Miami, FL 33131

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