DOWNRIGHT EXTRAORDINARY WALK FOR DOWN SYNDROME


Sunday, October 14, 2018

John Prince Park, Center Drive Pavilion, Lake Worth

8:00 to Noon  All Activities |  9:00 Opening Ceremonies | 9:15 Walk 

To Register Click WALK

In 2018, the Gold Coast Down Syndrome Organization made the decision to rename our walk the DownRight ExtraOrdinary Walk for Down Syndrome  to avoid paying a licensing fee for the Buddy Walk® name, which was costing us thousands of dollars each year.  We chose the name DownRight ExtraOrdinary to represent the extra 21st chromosome which causes Down syndrome and to highlight the amazing capabilities of people with Down syndrome.  Since the walk is completely local, we wanted our own name and to keep all the funding in our community.  It’s a new name–but it’s still the same ExtraOrdinary Walk!

Your registration includes a t-shirt, continental breakfast and a beautiful water-front walk. You will also enjoy live entertainment and a d.j., a raffle and auction and children’s activities including a petting zoo, pony rides, face painting, bounce houses rock wall, young children’s games, characters, and more.  For a small additional fee, you can purchase grilled food, popcorn etc., courtesy of G4S.  All proceeds benefit the Gold Coast Down Syndrome Organization.  

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