Event Details: Baltimore Brain Tumor Walk

Saturday, September 8, 2018, Canton Waterfront Park, Baltimore, MD



Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018
Location: Canton Waterfront Park, 3001 Boston Street Baltimore, MD 21224

*Rain or Shine- the event will go on!

Event Program

Registration: 8:00am – 9:30am

Remembrance Ceremony:  9:00am

Survivor Speaker/ Photo:  9:20am

Walk Start: 9:45am

Closing Program/ Awards:  11:00am

Length of Event: 5K (Approximately 3.1 miles)


Parking is available on a first come, first serve basis at the Canton Crossing Waterfront Lot:  1400-1500 S. Clinton St. Baltimore, MD.  Lot will open at 7am. 

If the Canton Crossing lot becomes full, additional public parking is available at the Shoppes at Canton Crossing.

Volunteer Information

Interested in Volunteering?  Email Lindsay Butler at lbutler@braintumor.org for available shifts on Friday September 7th and Saturday September 8th!

Route Map/ Site Map

BBTW Site Layout

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a registration fee?

Registration for the Walk is $25. Youth under 18 are free. All participants receive a free t-shirt. Upon registration, you will receive a personal fundraising page and useful online tools to help you jumpstart your efforts. Even after the event is over, you will still have access to your personal fundraising page, allowing you to maximize your impact in the fight against brain tumors.

Am I required to fundraise a minimum amount?

Adults are encouraged to raise a minimum of $200 or more to help fund the discovery of a cure and better treatments for brain tumors.

Where do Brain Tumor Events funds go?

Proceeds from the event support research to find a cure for brain tumors, public policy advocacy, and patient information to make sure the critical needs of the brain tumor community are met, through the National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS).
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Do I need to register my children?

Children 17 and under do not need to pay to participate, however, we strongly encourage you to register your children ahead of time so that we can anticipate their attendance and secure their commemorative t-shirt.

I plan to participate to support one of my friends and their team. Do I still have to register?

If you are walking, running or riding you must register to participate. If you plan to attend as a cheering section, you do not need to register. Registration is open the day of the event.

Can I walk and volunteer?

Yes! If you plan to walk and volunteer, please register as a Walker FIRST, and then email your contact information to us.

What are Matching Gift Programs?

Many employers have matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees. Ask your employer or HR department for more information. Generally, you will be asked to complete and submit a form to NBTS for approval. This form can be sent to the above address.

To whom do I make checks payable?

All checks can be made payable to the National Brain Tumor Society. If you wish to support a Walk participant, please complete this form and send to:National Brain Tumor Society
Baltimore Brain Tumor Walk
55 Chapel Street, Suite 200
Newton, MA 02458

Are pets allowed at the event?

Yes! Well behaved pups are invited to attend and show their support! Please keep your pets on a leash at all times. And, if your pet does not do well in large crowds, please consider leaving them at home. Please do not leave your pet in your car during the event.

Will I receive an event t-shirt?

All registered participants, volunteers, and survivors receive a t-shirt.

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