Moving Day Milwaukee — Event Information

Event Details

Date: Saturday, June 9, 2018
Location: Hart Park, Chestnut Street Commons | MAP

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

Contact: Sara O’Hare | ph: 312-794-7290 | sohare@parkinson.org
Website: www.parkinson.org/chicago

What an event, what a day, what a community!

On behalf of the thousands of people living with Parkinson’s disease and their care partners we serve in the Milwaukee area, we would like to thank everyone that participated in Moving Day Milwaukee 2018. The weather cooperating coupled with the excitement and passion of everyone who attended made for a great day to fight Parkinson’s. Your hard work and dedication helped us raise over $70,000! Many thanks to each committee member, sponsor, team, resource partner and volunteer who gave their time, talent, and support to this important movement. Sending each of you our heartfelt appreciation for helping the Parkinson’s Foundation make life better for people living with Parkinson’s.

We are still accepting donations. Please send checks and matching gift forms to:
Parkinson’s Foundation
ATTN: Moving Day Milwaukee
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

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Moving Day Milwaukee Schedule

9:00 a.m. – Registration, Movement Pavilion, Refreshment Tent, Kid’s Area and the Resource Pavilion will all open
10:00 a.m. – Welcome and Warm-up for walk (Main Stage)
10:30 a.m. – Walk Begins (Ribbon Cutting on path)
12:00 p.m. – Awards Announced (Main stage)
12:30 p.m. – Close

Movement Pavilion Schedule

Start TimeEnd TimeActivity
9:10 a.m.9:30 a.m.PWR Moves
9:40 a.m.10:00 a.m.The Parkinson’s Dance Class
11:15 a.m.11:35 a.m.Big and Loud Skills Class
11:40 a.m.12:00 p.m.Rock Steady Boxing

Our Location

Moving Day Milwaukee will take place in Hart Park at the Chestnut Street Common picnic area. The address is 7300 Chestnut Street, Wauwatosa, WI, 53213.

Moving Day Milwaukee will take place rain or shine. If cancellation of the event is warranted due to dangerous weather conditions, announcements will be made on the event day at the event site. The event will not be canceled in advance. All decisions regarding cancellation will be made on site.

Course

The Moving Day Milwaukee walk course is a 2-mile walk along the Oak Leaf Trail. Click here for a map of the course.

Parking Options

There are various parking options near Hart Park.

The Hart Park parking lot is located at 7300 Chestnut Street. This is the closet lot, located adjacent to Chestnut Street Commons.

Additional Parking is available at the Hark Park Lane lot located at 7200 Hart Park Lane, street parking is also available.


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/chicago.

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

Sara O’Hare | ph: 312-794-7290 | sohare@parkinson.org

Mailing address:

ATTN: Moving Day Milwaukee / Sara O’Hare
Parkinson’s Foundation, Inc.
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

123 events in the first seven years, more than 116,000 participants, and nearly $17M raised.