Moving Day South Alabama — Event Information

Date: Saturday, April 9, 2022
Location: Saad Healthcare  | Map
Event Start: 9:00 AM

Contact: Stacey Brandau | ph: 251-423-1032 | sbrandau@parkinson.org


Important Safety Information

Our priority is to bring our community back together while keeping everyone safe. We are closely following all CDC, state and local safety guidelines. Physical distancing practices will be enforced to reduce the spread of COVID.

What to Expect at Moving Day

Participants are invited to put on their Moving Day gear and join us in person at Saad Healthcare. 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 South Alabama 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 that everyone who attends Moving Day register at MovingDaySouthAlabama.org before the event.

Schedule of Events

8:30 am:  Moving Day activities begin

9:00 – 10:00 am: We Move exercise demos at the Moving Day Stage

10:00 am: We Move Ceremony begins, followed by the Moving Day Walk

Location & Parking

Moving Day South Alabama will take place at Saad Healthcare, located at 1515 S University Blvd, Mobile, AL 36609. Please park to the right of the building (when facing the building) There will also be additional parking in the outlining parking lots around Saad’s. Parking attendants will be on location to direct you where to park.

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 1-mile option a quarter mile route for those with mobility issues.

Restrooms

Restrooms will be available inside of Saad’s next to the stage

Refreshments

Bottled water and breakfast snacks will be available onsite. Saad Healthcare will host a brunch in their Hospice Center after the walk, please inquire at their tent during the event for a meal ticket.

Pets

Friendly leashed pets are welcome

Donations

You can drop off cash and check donations at the Registration Tent. 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.

Parkinson’s Foundation Gulf Coast Chapter
ATTN: Moving Day South Alabama
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. 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

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

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

Stacey Brandau | ph: 251-423-1032 | sbrandau@parkinson.org

Mailing address:

ATTN: Moving Day South Alabama / Stacey Brandau
Parkinson’s Foundation Gulf Coast
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

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