Moving Day Tampa Bay — Event Information

Event Details

Date: Saturday, April 7, 2018
Location: University of South Florida | MAP

Registration opens: 8:30 a.m. | Walk start time: 10:45 a.m.

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

Moving Day Tampa Bay has exceeded its goal of $200,000!

On behalf of the thousands of people living with Parkinson’s Disease and their care partners we serve in the Tampa Bay area, we would like to thank everyone that participated in Moving Day Tampa Bay 2018. The beautiful day 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 surpass our goal! 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 Tampa Bay
200 SE 1st Street
Miami, FL 33131

EVENT DETAILS

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Date: Saturday, April 7, 2017

Location: University of South Florida
The event will take place behind the Marshall Student Center, in and around the Amphitheatre.

The Marshall Student Center is located at: 4103 USF Cedar Circle, Tampa, FL 33620.

Schedule of Events:

 8:30 a.m. Registration Opens

Movement Pavilion Activities Begin
Sponsor Tents Open
Resource Pavilion Opens
Kid Zone Opens

 10:30 a.m.Opening Ceremony
 10:45 a.m.Ribbon Cutting and Walk Start (5K 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

 Main Stage w/ MusicZen Tent
8:45-9:00 a.m.Line DancingNIA
9:05-9:20 a.m.ZumbaStretch Instructor
9:25-9:40 a.m.LSVT BIGTai Chi
9:45-10:00 a.m.Rock Steady BoxingBrain Dancing
10:05 -10:20 a.m.LSVT LoudTai Chi
During WalkYoga                           

 

This is it! This weekend, the Moving Day Tampa Bay PD community will come together to fight Parkinson’s and celebrate movement. Because of you, we will further fund the largest clinical study of Parkinson’s in the world and expand our free resources and programs.

Here are some day-of details you don’t want to miss:

Registration: Registration and event activities begin at 8:30 a.m. You are already registered and only need to visit registration to submit additional donations. Encourage friends and family to register online before the event.

T-Shirt Pick-Up: Registered participants who have raised $100 or more (before the event) can pick up their Moving Day T-shirt at the event.

Donations: Please visit the registration tent to submit cash, check and credit card donations.

Directions: The event is located at University of South Florida, 4103 USF Cedar Circle, Tampa, FL 33620: Behind the USF Marshall Student Center. Upon arrival, Moving Day signs will direct you to the parking lot, drop-off and registration areas.

Parking: Please park in the Crescent Hill Parking Garage (see map and directions below). A parking pass will be provided to you on a first come first serve basis. A volunteer will be at the entrance to the parking garage to hand you this pass. You will need to place this parking pass in the dash of your car.

Food/Beverages: Light refreshments and water will be available before and during the walk.

Weather: Moving Day takes place rain or shine! Check the weather forecast to prepare accordingly. Should conditions warrant any change, we will make an announcement onsite.

Fundraising Incentives: You have 30 days after the event to continue fundraising. If you raise $500 or more, you will receive an incentive certificate email to redeem online. Please mail checks and matching gift forms received after the event to:

Parkinson’s Foundation
ATTN: Moving Day Tampa Bay
200 SE 1st Street
Suite 800
Miami, FL, 33131 ***Please include a note listing the walker and team to receive fundraising credit.***


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 Tampa Bay, 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 Tampa Bay / Megan Willard
Parkinson’s Foundation, Inc.
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131

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