Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019
Location: Jones Beach at Field 5 – Wantagh, NY
Registration Opens: 8 AM
Program & Activities: 8:00 AM – 12 noon
Length of Event: 5K (Approximately 3.1 miles)
Event Day Program
|8:00 AM||Registration Begins|
|9:30 AM||Walk Begins|
|11:00 AM||Post-event announcements and awards|
|12:00 PM||Event Ends|
Top team and top individual fundraisers will be acknowledged during the closing ceremony.
The event takes place, rain or shine! Regardless of weather, layered clothing, wind breakers, sunglasses, and sunscreen are recommended.
All registrants must check in at the registration tent! New participants can also sign up at the registration tent. Donations should be brought to the registration tent on the day of the walk.
We encourage you to gather your team in our Tent City area! Please bring a tent, chairs and lots of team spirit (no staking, no BBQ, no alcohol). While refreshments will be made available, please feel free to bring a cooler, pack a lunch and enjoy the day!
Interested in volunteering for this event? Learn more about volunteer opportunities.
All funds raised through these events, allows the National Brain Tumor Society to advance research and public policy to improve the lives of all those living with a brain tumor, as well as anyone who will be diagnosed tomorrow.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is there a registration fee?
Registration for the Walk is tiered, $25 until 31 days from the event, $30, thirty days out from the event and $40 on walk day. Youth 17 and under are free. All participants receive a t-shirt, but only those participants that register prior to August 15th will be guaranteed their t-shirt size. 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.
National Brain Tumor Society
Attn: Long Island Brain Tumor Walk
55 Chapel Street, Suite 200
Newton, MA 02458
Official Brain Tumor Walk t-shirts are available to all registered participants, however, those that register 30 days or less from event day are not guaranteed their t-shirt size.