Moving Day Venice — Event Information

Event Details

Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Location: Maxine Barritt Park | MAP

Registration opens: 8:00 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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Click Here to print the Day of event passport.

If you have signed up to be a volunteer for Moving Day Venice please click here for a printable version of the Volunteer Packet.

It’s hard to believe but Moving Day Venice is just a few short days away! Please read the following information to help your day go as smoothly as possible.

Moving Day Schedule
8:30 A.M. – Registration Opens
9:00 A.M. –  Refreshment Tent, Kid’s Area, Resource Pavilion, and Movement Pavilion open
10:30 A.M. – Opening Ceremony and Walk Begins (Ribbon Cutting at Balloon Arch)
12:00 P.M. – Closing Ceremony
12:30 P.M. – Close

Movement Pavilion Schedule:

Here is the Movement Pavilion information to add to the website under event details.

2018 Venice Movement Pavilion Schedule
 Main Pavilion w/ MusicYoga/Tai Chi Area
9:00-9:15 a.m.Improv for Parkinson’sTai Chi
9:20-9:35a.m.ZumbaChair Yoga
9:40-9:55 a.m.Rock Steady BoxingTai Chi
10:00-10:25 a.m.PFP-YMCAChair Yoga
During WalkMoving for better balanceFinished

HELPFUL REMINDERS

Registration:  Register online at movingdayvenice.org for easy check-in the day of walk. If you don’t register online prior to the event, please visit the Registration Tent upon arrival.  There is no registration fee for Moving Day.  However, we ask every participant to make a personal donation and commit to raising funds for the fight against Parkinson’s disease.

T-Shirt Pick-Up:  Every registered participant will receive a T-shirt on walk day after achieving the fundraising minimum of $100.

Site Map: Coming Soon

Directions: The event is located at Maxine Barritt Park, 1800 Harbor Dr S, Venice, FL 34285 Click here for Google Maps driving directions. When you arrive follow the Moving Day signs.

Parking: Free parking is available on-site and at Sharky’s restaurant located next to the park

Refreshments: Water and other light refreshments will be available on walk day.

Rain or Shine: Moving Day is rain or shine, so please dress appropriately! Be sure to check the weather forecast so you can prepare accordingly. If conditions warrant any change, announcements will be made on the Moving Day website or before the morning of the event.

Fundraising Incentives: After the event has taken place, you will have an additional 30 days to collect donations and qualify for an incentive prize. But you can continue fundraising and turn in donations up to 60 days after Moving Day.

Moving Day Donations: Cash, check and credit card donations will be accepted on walk day at the Registration Tent.

After the event, checks and matching gift forms can be sent to:

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

Please include a note indicating the walker and team to which to credit the donations.


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

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