Moving Day Columbus — Event Information

Event Details

Date: Sunday, October 2, 2022
Location: Wolfe Park I Map
Activities Begin: 11:00 AM

Contact: Alexis Caldwell | ph: 614-918-7307 | acaldwell@parkinson.org


Important Safety Information

Our priority is to bring our community together in person while keeping everyone safe. We are closely following all CDC, state and local safety guidelines. Masks will be available, but not required.

What to Expect at Moving Day

Everyone is invited to put on their favorite Moving Day gear, wear good exercise shoes and join us in person at Moving Day Columbus.  This year’s event will put our community’s energy on full display as we celebrate movement together. Bring your friends and family to exercise, learn about Parkinson’s resources, participate in our signature We Move Ceremony, and enjoy the Moving Day Walk. You don’t want to miss the inspiring day we have planned for you!

Moving Day Columbus 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 the Moving Day website.

Registration

We ask everyone who attends Moving Day to register at MovingDayColumbus.org before the event. Onsite registration will begin at 11 am.

Schedule of Events

11am – Registration Begins

11:10am – Exercise Demos Begin

12:30pm – We Move Ceremony followed immediately by the walk

Location & Parking

Moving Day Columbus will take place in Downtown Columbus at Wolfe Park – located at 105 Park Dr, Columbus, OH 43209.  The event will be held right behind the Wolfe Park Shelter.  There is handicap parking in front of the shelter, and we have added additional handicap parking in the Wolfe Park lot.

Click here to download the event site map.

Walk Route

The Moving Day walk is for participants of all ages and all abilities. There is a one mile, and half mile option.

Restrooms

Both indoor and outdoor restrooms will be available.

Refreshments

Bottled water and light snacks will be available at the Refreshment Tent.

Pets

Pets are welcomed at Wolfe Park on walk day!

Donations

All donations (cash, check, credit card) can be turned in at the Registration Tent. If you prefer to donate before the event, please do so on the Moving Day website or the Parkinson’s Moving Day App. 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.

Parkinson’s Foundation
ATTN: Donor Services – Moving Day Columbus
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

Please include a note with the name of the person 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. All fundraising rewards except the All Star Mover Long Sleeve Tee will be available for pick up at the event.


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

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

Contact: Alexis Caldwell | ph: 614-918-7307 | acaldwell@parkinson.org

Mailing address:

Parkinson’s Foundation Great Lakes
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, Florida 33131

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