Moving Day South Alabama — Event Information

Event Details

Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018
Location: Spring Hill College – Mobile | MAP

Registration opens:  8:30 a.m. | Walk start time:  10:30 a.m.

Contact: Megan Willard | ph: 813-940-7246 | mwillard@parkinson.org
Website: www.parkinson.org

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The event will take place at Spring Hill College Campus next to Stewartfield.

Spring Hill College is located at: 4000 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36608.

Parking and Directions

The event is located at Spring Hill College, 4000 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36608 – next to the Avenue of Oaks and Stewartfield. Upon arrival, Moving Day signs and volunteers will direct you to the parking lot, drop-off and registration areas. *For individuals with mobility issues/concerns, a parking volunteer will direct you the appropriate drop off location – Roundabout at the end the Avenue Oaks, which is also the entrance to the event.
From the East and West – 1-65 Dauphin Street Entrance
Take I-10 to I-65 North. Follow I-65 North to Exit 4 (Dauphin Street) and turn west (left). Spring Hill College is less than one mile on the right (4000 Dauphin Street). Continue Rimes Road, take Spring Hill College Road to Avenue of Oaks.

From I-65/Old Shell Road Entrance to Stewartfield, Avenue of the Oaks
Take I-65 N to Beltline Hwy N/East Interstate 65 Service Road N. Turn right onto Beltline Hwy N/East Interstate 65 Service Road N. Turn right onto Old Shell Road. Drive to Avenue of Oaks – adjacent to Stewartfield.

From Campus to Stewartfield, Avenue of the Oaks
Turn left onto St Ignatius Drive, turn right onto Spring Hill College Road, slight left onto Grotto Road and continue onto Avenue of Oaks. Destination will be on the left.

Schedule of Events:

8:30 a.m. Registration Opens

9:00 a.m.  Festivities Begins
Movement Pavilion Activities Open
Sponsor Tents Open
Resource Pavilion Open
Kid Zone Open

10:30 a.m. Opening Ceremony

10:45 a.m. Ribbon Cutting and Walk Start (2.2 miles and 1-mile options)
Movement Activities Continue During the Walk

12:15 p.m. Closing Ceremony

12:30 p.m. Event Closes

2018 MOVEMENT ACTIVITIES SCHEDULE:

9:15 – 9:25 a.m.Movement Pavilion Tent
Zen Tent
9:30 – 9:45 a.m.Rock Steady Boxing/Gulf ShoresTai Chi
9:50 – 10:05 a.m.LSVT LoudStrength and Stretching
10:10 – 10:25 a.m.Rock Steady Boxing/ SAADTai Chi
9:15 – 9:25 a.m.LSVT BigStrength and Stretching
10:30 a.m.OPENING CEREMONY
During WalkRestorative Chair Yoga  
12:15p.m.CLOSING CEREMONY

 

Layout of Event:

Walk Route: 1-mile and 3-mile routes are available. There will be groups of cheerleaders and a water station along the route to provide assistance and to help keep you hydrated. Participants can also opt to move with us as exercise classes continue in the Movement Pavilion during the walk.


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.

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

Megan Willard | ph: 813-940-7246 | mwillard@parkinson.org

Mailing address:

ATTN: Moving Day South Alabama / Megan Willard
Parkinson’s Foundation, Inc.
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

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