Light the Night Walk

From: Debbie A.
Sent on: Friday, November 2, 2012 12:00 AM

Light the Night Walk is tomorrow!  We are so excited to have you walk with us this year.  Please see below for Walk details.  HERE is a map of the walk route, festival area and parking.

Location

Petco Park
Home Plate Gate
100 Park Blvd
San Diego, CA 92101

Entrance is on the corner of Park Blvd. and Tony Gwynn Dive

Schedule of Events

VIP Reception: 5:30 pm
Check In & Festivities: 6:00 pm
Remembrance Ceremony: 6:30 pm
Opening Ceremony: 7:00 pm
Walk Start Time: 7:30 pm

Finding members of Coalition of Reason

 

Debbie Allen will be waiting for people on the Coalition of Reason team beginning at 5:30 pm outside the southeast corner of the Omni Hotel (just west of Petco Park) on the walkway next to the train tracks. She will be wearing our new Atheist shirt. Men and women's t-shirt styles are available - $15 each. Let me know if you want one.

As of tonight, we have raised $3074.54. Every penny will be matched by the Todd Stiefel Freethought Foundation.

Parking:

MTS Parking Garage
Located off Imperial Avenue between 11th and 13th St. 
Parking is $5.00

Spaces are limited so please consider carpooling or using the Trolley which drops off at Petco Park. Trolley Information

Directions:

From North/South: Exit 163 S to 10th Avenue. Turn left on Park Blvd. The festival will be on the corner of Park and Tony Gwynn Drive. Parking will be on Imperial Ave. Take a left on Imperial off of Park Blvd. Gray parking structure will be on your right.

From East- Exit 94E to 19th St. Turn left on J St and left on Park Blvd. The festival will be on the corner of Park and Tony Gwynn Drive. Parking will be on Imperial Ave. Take a left on Imperial off of Park Blvd. Gray parking structure will be on your right.

Other Questions:

Can we turn in money at the walk?
Yes, you can visit the Check-In windows to turn in any funds. We will have fundraising envelopes ready in case you need them. If you are not already a Champion For Cures but want to become one, you can still do this at the walk!

What happens if it rains?
The Walk will happen rain or shine.

When do I get my t-shirt, balloon and food?
If you are a Champion For Cures and raised $100 or more you will be given a voucher for your t-shirt, balloon and dinner at the Check-In windows.

What do the Balloon colors mean?
White is for survivors. Anyone who is a survivor can get a white balloon. Gold balloons are in memory of loved ones and red balloons are for friends, family and supporters. Each Champion For Cures can get one lighted balloon, let us know which color you would like.

Can people still register?
Yes, it is not too late to register. People can still sign up on-line or sign up at the Walk. Please feel free to bring your friends and family! To register with the COALITION OF REASON, click HERE.

Does it cost money to walk?
No, it is free to walk but we do encourage people to fundraise for this great cause. Become a Champion For Cures by Raising $100 or more.

Are strollers allowed?
Yes.

Are dogs allowed?
Pets are not allowed at this year’s Walk.

What is the walk route?
This is an easy 2 mile walk around Petco Park

 

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