Date: Saturday, May 30, 2015
Location: The Waterfront Park, 1600 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA 92101
Registration: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Walk Start Time: 10:15 AM
Program & Activities: 9:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Length of Event: 3K Walk (approx. 1.8 miles)
Online registration for the San Diego Brain Tumor Walk will close at midnight ET, Thursday, May 28, 2015
9:45 AM – National Brain Tumor Society Staff and CEO Sally Davis, will share information about what the organization is currently working on.
10:00 AM – Brain tumor survivor, Stacie Feldhusen, will share her story.
10:10 AM – Survivor Photo in front of the stage. All survivors at the event are encouraged to be in the photo.
10:15 AM – Walk begins!
11:00 AM – the final walkers should be arriving – we’ll settle back into our areas and we’ll hear from researcher Dr. Jerry Genaro
11:15 AM – Joining us will be research guest speaker from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Dr. Jerry Genaro.
11:30 AM – Announcement of our final fundraising numbers and distribution of fundraising prizes.
Top team and top individual fundraisers will be acknowledged during the closing ceremony.
Rain or shine the event will go on! Regardless of weather, layered clothing, windbreakers, sunglasses, and sunscreen are recommended.
Our event will be held at Field #2 closest to North Harbor Drive and West Grape Street. Click here to check out where our festivities will be held as well as the walk route! There will be directional yard signs to guide you during the walk as well.
*Please note that the walk route may not print in it’s entirety on 8 1/2″ x 11” paper.*
Parking is very limited around the site. Please click here for a map of available public parking in the surrounding area. Many places will charge for parking, which you will incur the fee for. There are also metered parking in the area.
There will be a loading/unloading and drop off area right in front of where our event will be held on Harbor Drive. Limited handicap parking will also be available on a first come basis near the drop off area. Please plan accordingly.
View our available volunteer opportunities
Food at the Walk
There will be a “Refreshments” tent with light snacks and water. These items are on a first-come, first-served basis and will not serve as a meal. If you’d like, you may pack a picnic lunch or a late breakfast snack and find a spot on the lawn to enjoy with your teammates and the rest of the walkers.
Is there a registration fee?
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All registered participants, volunteers, and survivors receive a t-shirt.