Moving Day Columbus — Event Information

Event Details

Date: Sunday, September 9, 2018
Location: Columbus Crew SC MAPFRE Stadium | MAP

Registration opens: 12:30 p.m. | Walk start time: 2:00 p.m.

Contact: Allison Lenz | ph: 614-918-7308 | alenz@parkinson.org
Chapter Website: www.parkinson.org/ohio

Click Here for full Event Details

Don’t forget to visit our car wash station in lot B lanes 1-5 for a free-will donation.  Look for the TNT Services truck.

Moving Day Schedule
12:30 P.M. – Registration, Food Trucks, Kid’s Area, and Movement Pavilion open
1:00 P.M. – Welcome and Opening Ceremony
1:50 P.M. – Warm-Up for Walk
2:00 P.M. – Walk Begins (Ribbon Cutting at Balloon Arch)
3:00 P.M. – Closing Ceremony, Top Team Award Presentation

Movement Pavilion Schedule:
12:30pm – 1:00 pm: Delay the Disease
1:05pm – 1:25pm: Boxing
1:30pm – 1:50pm: OSU Rehabilitation and PD Group Exercise
1:50pm – 2:00pm: Warm up by the stage with David Zid
2:00pm: Walk begins
2:10pm – Closing Ceremony: Columbus Dance for Parkinson’s

HELPFUL REMINDERS

Registration:  Register online at movingdaycolumbus.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.

T-Shirt Pick-Up:  Every registered participant will receive a T-shirt on walk day after achieving the fundraising minimum of $100.

Site Map:

Directions: The event is located at MAPFRE Stadium, One Black and Gold Blvd, Columbus, OH 43211. Click here for Google Maps driving directions. When you arrive follow the Moving Day signs.

Parking: Free parking is available at the stadium.

Refreshments: There will be food trucks (#9 on the map above) at the event and water will be provided.

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.

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.

Moving Day Donations: 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 Columbus
2800 Corporate Exchange Drive, Suite 265
Columbus, OH 43231

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 Ohio chapter, please visit our website www.parkinson.org/ohio.

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: Allison Lenz | ph: 614-918-7308 | alenz@parkinson.org

Mailing address:

Parkinson’s Foundation Ohio Chapter
2800 Corporate Exchange Drive, Suite 265
Columbus, OH 43231

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