Moving Day Charleston, SC — Event Information

Event Details

Date: Saturday, April 9, 2022
Event Location: Bagwell-Settle Track at Charleston Southern University I Map
Event Start: 9:00 AM EST

Contact: Karson Terry | ph: 864-323-7411 | kterry@parkinson.org


Important Safety Information

Our priority is to bring our community back together while continuing to keep everyone safe. We are closely following all CDC, state and local safety guidelines.

What to Expect at Moving Day

Participants are invited to put on their Moving Day gear and join us in person at Bagwell-Settle Track at Charleston Southern University. This year’s event will put our community’s energy on full display as we return to celebrating movement together. Bring your friends and family to exercise, learn about Parkinson’s resources, take part in our signature We Move Ceremony, and, of course, enjoy the Moving Day Walk. You don’t want to miss the inspiring day we have planned for you!

Moving Day Charleston, SC will take place rain or shine. Check the weather forecast to prepare accordingly. Should conditions warrant any change, we will announce it via email and on the Moving Day website.

Registration

We ask that everyone who attends Moving Day please register at MovingDayCharlestonSC.org before the event.

Schedule of Events

Time Activity
8:30 a.m. Registration Tent Opens

 

9 to 11:45 a.m. All Activities Open and Movement Demos begin from the stage – Living With Parkinson’s, Rewards Tent, ‘Spirit’ Tent and more!
11 a.m. We Move Ceremony at Stage/Ribbon Cutting/Walk Begins
11:30 a.m. All Activities Resume & Passports due
11:45 a.m. Closing Ceremony; Announce T-Shirt Contest Winner; Drawing for Passport Raffle
12:00 p.m. Close

Location & Parking

Moving Day Charleston, SC will take place at Bagwell-Settle Track at Charleston Southern University, located at 9200 University Blvd, CharlestonS.C. 29406. There will be directional signage as you approach the parking area. There are several parking lots that will accommodate ALL participants. Parking is free. The handicap parking spaces immediately adjacent to the venue are available on a ‘first come basis’. We do have a ‘drop off’ area right at the entrance to Buccaneer field (see site map).

Click here to download the event site map.

Walk Route

The walk will take place on the Bagwell-Settle track that surrounds Buccaneer field and will begin at approximately 11 a.m. The length of the route is about ¼ of a mile.

Restrooms

Restrooms (handicapp accesible as well) will be available in multiple locations surrounding the stadium.

Refreshments

Bottled water will be available onsite.

Pets

For the safety of our participants and at the request of the venue, pets are not allowed at the event.

Weather

Moving Day takes place rain or shine! Be sure to check the weather forecast and prepare accordingly. If conditions warrant any change, announcements will be made on the Moving Day website.

Donations

You can drop off cash and check donations at the Registration/Information tent at Moving Day. If you prefer to make a credit card donation, please do so on the Moving Day website or the Parkinson’s Moving Day app before Moving Day. If you want check donations to appear in your fundraising total sooner, use the mobile check deposit feature in the Parkinson’s Moving Day app or mail them to the address below.

ATTN: Moving Day Charleston, SC / Karson Terry
Parkinson’s Foundation Carolinas
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

Please include a note with the name of the participant that we should credit the donation to.

Moving Day Rewards

All registered participants that raise $100 or more will receive an exclusive Moving Day T-shirt. Click here to learn more about additional Moving Day Rewards. Rewards will be available for pick up at the event.


For Parkinson’s disease and coronavirus updates, please read the Parkinson’s Foundation’s latest blog post here:
https://www.parkinson.org/blog/tips/Coronavirus

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: Karson Terry | ph: 864-323-7411 | kterry@parkinson.org

Mailing address:

ATTN: Moving Day Charleston, SC / Karson Terry
Parkinson’s Foundation Carolinas
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

Moving Day has raised over $35 million and brought more than 161,600 participants together.