Louisiana Walks for Parkinson's

Hosted by:Davis Phinney Foundation
Lafreniere Park map 3000 Downs Blvd Metairie, LA 70003
Goal: $100,000
$30,387 4 30% Complete

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Louisiana Walks for Parkinson's


Join us on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Lafreniere Park in Metairie, Louisiana for the 6th Annual Louisiana Walks for Parkinson's featuring:

  • The Walk (two distances): a 3/4-mile walk or a 2-mile walk
  • Silent auction
  • Parade of prizes
  • Kids corner with crafts

Schedule of Events
9-11am        Coffee, donuts and fresh fruit
             Registration starts
10:30am      Walk begins!
11:30am      Food vendors are open
11-2pm        Music by Midnight Special
1pm             Parade of Prizes and silent auction closes

*Registration includes an Official Walk t-shirt, food from New Orleans restaurants, beverages, and beer


Fundraising Prizes

  • Raise $250 to earn a Davis Phinney Foundation water bottle
  • Raise $500 to earn a Victory Crew tee shirt
  • Raise $1,000 to earn a Victory Crew Performance 1/4 zip long sleeve shirt
  • Raise $3,000 to earn an invitation for two to the annual Victory Crew Banquet (August 2018)
  • Raise $10,000 to earn an exclusive Davis Phinney Foundation medal



Patron Sponsors:       Acadia   Waters, Parkerson
Partner Sponsors:     Abbvie   |   US World Meds
Pacesetter Sponsor: Touro   |  Impax   |    Scarlet Pearl Oschner   |   Midnight Special Band
Patriot Sponsor:        Gotta Call Bob  |  St Francis Villa Baumer Foods
Parade Sponsor:       UCB
PAL Sponsor:            ESP Agency  |  Barker Mitsubishi Kia   |  Ampirical Solutions




Where do I send a check?  Send checks made out to the Davis Phinney Foundation with "LA Walk - Fundraiser Name" in the memo and send to:
Louisiana Walks for PD
P.O. Box 6926
Metairie, LA 70009

If I am a team captain, am I eligible for fundraising prizes? YES.  Individuals who raise the above fundraising totals as well as team captains whos teams raise those amounts are eligible for fundraising prizes.

Where can out of town registrants stay?
Hotel Room Block Information
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New Orleans Airport
2150 Veterans Memorial Boulevard
Kenner, Louisiana 70062
Phone: (504)467-3111
Web: http://doubletree.hilton.com/…/MSYKNDT-PAR-2017…/index.jhtml
Group Name: Louisiana Walks for Parkinson's
Group Code: PAR

Special Rate of $119.00/night includes free breakfast buffet for two each morning, free wifi, parking and airport shuttle.  Must reserve by September 13, 2017. After that date normal rates apply.



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