Schedule of Events
Date: Saturday, October 1, 2011
Location: Principal Park, 1 Line Drive, Des Moines, IA 50309
Parking: Located in front of the stadium. Free. Handicap accessible parking is located in the stadium parking lot. First Aid and Lost & Found are located at the Registration table near Gate C.
Schedule of Events:
8:00 AM Check-in for participants opens:
Do you Have friends or family in town? Of course you can bring them! There will be a registration and check in table located underneath Gate C. Everyone will be asked to fill in their emergency contact information on the back of their numbered bib. Parents will need to fill out bibs for their children as well.
8:00 AM Mission Mile Table Opens:
Who do you walk for? Visit the Miracle Mile Table as you enter into the walk site and purchase these special reminders of why we walk. The miracle mile markers, pictured right, can be sold to individuals who want to honor a walker or the memory of a loved one along the 1 and 3 mile walk routes.
Cost: 1 for a $10 donation, or 3 for a $25 donation.
8:00 – 9:00 AM Activities/Entertainment:
Opening Ceremonies with Marcus McIntosh, KCCI TV morning anchor, as Master of Ceremonies.
Runners line up at starting line.
5K Fun Run begins
Walkers line up at starting line
Walk Begins We’re walking both a 1 mile and a 5K (3.1 mile) route. There will be signs and volunteers placed along the route to direct you and cheer you on!
10:00 AM Closing Announcements
There is no official closing ceremony. When you arrive at the finish line, there will be closing announcements made periodically, water available and a final opportunity to visit our vendors. Chris Cakes and the Vendors will be open until around 11 AM. We hope to see you next year!
Thank you again for your dedication to our cause, your confidence in our work and your continued support! If you would like more information, please contact us at (515) 309-9507x228 or 1-800-LUNG USA.