National Parkinson Foundation: Keep on Moving!

 

Moving Day

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Saturday, April 1, 2017

University of South Florida

 

Megan Willard l Tel no. 816-462-9506 l mwillard@parkinson.org


        Event Details 

 

Location: University of South Florida

The event will take place behind the Marshall Student Center, in and around the Amphitheatre. The Marshall Student Center is located at: 4103 USF Cedar Circle, Tampa, FL 33620.

 

Schedule of Events:

8:30 a.m.         Registration Opens

                        Movement Pavilion Activities Begin

                        Sponsor Tents Open

                        Resource Pavilion Opens

                        Kid Zone Opens

10:50 a.m.      Opening Ceremony

11:00 a.m.      Ribbon Cutting and Walk Start (5K and 1-mile options)

                        Movement Activities Continue During the Walk

12:30 p.m.      Closing Ceremony

1:00 p.m.        Event Closes

 

 

Movement Pavilion Schedule

          Main Stage w/Music
          Yoga/Tai Chi Area
 
9:15 -9:25am         Line Dancing           Yoga  
9:30-9:45am         Rock Steady Boxing           Brain Dancing  
9:50-10:05am         LSVT BIG (Lee Silverman Voice Treatment)
          Tai Chi  
10:10-10:25am         Zumba           Nia  
10:30-10:45am         Rock Steady Boxing              
During Walk         Yoga              

 

Walk Route:

Our main walk route will be about three miles in length (2 loops), with a shorter option (1 loop) as well. There is something for everyone! Or, you can skip the walk and relax with yoga in the Movement Pavilion or the massage & relaxation area.

 

What to Bring:

Friends, family members, coworkers and supporters to join you for the event. To expedite the check-in process, make sure people register at www.MovingDayTampaBay.org. Day-of registration is also available.

THIS DOCUMENT. Please read and print this document so you have directions and parking information the morning of the event. We will have directional signage and volunteers, but it’s a good idea to have this information handy as well.

Any donations that you have received and need to turn into the National Parkinson Foundation. We will have official NPF staff onsite collecting donations. (Make sure you raise $100 or more before the event or bring the donations with you to the event to collect your special Moving Day® t-shirt! All other incentive prizes will be sent out after the event.)

Walking shoes and a smile. Bottled water and light snacks will be provided at the event.

Team spirit. You and your teammates can make your own team shirts, signs, etc. to show your Moving Day® spirit!

Appropriate gear for the weather. Moving Day® is rain or shine so please dress appropriately! 

 

*Please leave all furry friends at home. USF does not permit dogs/cats/etc. unless they are registered service animals.

 

PARKING AND DIRECTIONS

Parking Location: Crescent Hill Parking Garage located behind the USF Marshall Student Center (GPS Address: 4103 USF Cedar Circle, Tampa, FL 33620)


On Moving Day, FREE parking will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Parking vouchers will be issued upon entry into the Crescent Hill Parking Garage. You MUST place the parking voucher on your car dashboard.  If you arrive after the supply of parking vouchers has been exceeded, you will need to adhere to regular parking garage policies and purchase a parking voucher at a kiosk inside the garage located by the elevators on each level.  We will do our best to provide FREE parking for all attendees, however, please keep in mind the vouchers are until supplies last.  Please share this information with all members of your team.


From I-275

Take exit 52, Fletcher Ave/CR-582A and head East for 2.5 miles.

Turn right at USF Palm Dr.

Turn left at USF Holly Dr.

Turn right at USF Cedar Dr. to enter the Crescet Hill Parking Garage

From I-75

Take exit 266, Fletcher Ave and head West on Fletcher for 4.0 miles.

Turn left at USF Palm Dr.

Turn left at USF Holly Dr.

Turn right at USF Cedar Dr. to enter the Crescent Hill Parking Garage

GPS or Cab Address to USF Marshall Student Center: 4103 USF Cedar Circle, Tampa, FL 33620

 

Tampa 2017 Map

 

QUESTIONS?

 

For updated event information, please visit our website at www.MovingDayTampaBay.org. Please direct all questions to Megan Willard at 816-462-9506 or mwillard@parkinson.org. Thank you for all that you do!

 

 

Moving Day® is the National Parkinson Foundation’s annual fundraising walk event. It is a fun and inspiring fundraising event that unites families, friends and communities both large and small in the fight against Parkinson’s disease. This celebration of movement will feature a family friendly walk course, a kids area, a caregivers relaxation tent and a special Movement Pavilion featuring yoga, dance, Tai Chi, Pilates, etc. all proven to help manage the symptoms of PD.

 

It is 'A day to move, a day to move others, a day that moves YOU!'

 

We encourage you to visit our website www.parkinson.org to find resources in your area!