Moving Day Southeastern PA — Event Information

Event Details

Date: Saturday, May 18, 2024
Location: Bucks County Community College | Lower Parking Lot S4 | Map
Event Start: 9:30 AM

Contact: Charles Kokolskyj | 646-859-4730 | ckokolskyj@parkinson.org


What to Expect at Moving Day

Participants are invited to put on their Moving Day gear and join us in person at Moving Day Southeastern PA. This year’s event will put our community’s energy on full display as we celebrate movement together.

Moving Day is more than just a walk! 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!

Weather

Moving Day 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.

Event Highlights

Date: Saturday, May 18th
Activities Begin: 9:30 am
Location: Bucks County Community College, Lower Parking Lot S4, 275 Swamp Rd, Newtown, PA 18940

Location & Parking

The event will take place at Bucks County Community College, Lower Parking Lot S4, located at 275 Swamp Rd, Newtown, PA 18940. Look for directional signage as you approach the parking area. Free parking is available on site, in Lower Parking Lot S4 – in the lot closest to the forest.

Click here for an event site map.

Check-In/Registration

Check-in begins at 9:30 am. Visit the check-in/registration area to grab your event program, drop off donations, and pick up your Moving Day Rewards card if you’ve earned Moving Day fundraising rewards. We highly encourage online donations before the event. Don’t forget that all participants must register at MovingDaySoutheasternPA.org beforehand.

Schedule of Events

9:30 am: Event begins
10:30 am – 11:00 am: We Move exercise demonstrations at the Moving Day Stage
11:00 am: We Move Ceremony begins, followed by the Moving Day Walk

Walk Route

The Moving Day Walk is for participants of all ages and abilities: a 1-mile option through campus and a 1-mile option walk around the festival area.

Restrooms

Restrooms will be available in the festival area, as well as along the walk route, in campus.

Refreshments

Enjoy bottled water and light refreshments on-site.

Pets

For everyone’s safety, please leave your pets at home.

Donations

Drop off cash and check donations at the check-in/registration area. Credit card donations can be made online or through the Parkinson’s Moving Day App. You can also mail check donations to the provided address, ensuring to include a note with the participant’s name for proper credit.

Parkinson’s Foundation
ATTN: Moving Day Southeastern PA
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

Moving Day Rewards

Registered participants who raise $100 or more will receive an exclusive Moving Day T-shirt. More details about additional Moving Day Rewards can be found here. T-shirts and other rewards will be available for pick-up on the event day at the Rewards Tent, except for the All-Star Mover Zip-Up Hoodie Jacket, which will be shipped after the event to qualifying participants.


To learn more about the resources in your area, and the great work of the Parkinson’s Foundation Mid-Atlantic Chapter, please visit our website https://www.parkinson.org/MidAtlantic.

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

Contact: Charles Kokolskyj | 646-859-4730 | ckokolskyj@parkinson.org

Mailing address:

ATTN: Moving Day Southeastern PA
Parkinson’s Foundation, Inc.
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

Moving Day has raised nearly $45 million and brought more than 186,000 participants together.