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February 3, 2017 is National Wear Red Day.
Let's unite to fight heart disease and stroke.
Wear red and give to support research and education.
Fundraising Goal: $800,000

San Francisco (9/15), Redwood City (9/20), San Ramon (10/8), Oakland (10/11), CA

09/15/2017

33%
66%
100%
$1,459,919
Our
Progress
$4,000,000
Our
Goal

Oakland Heart Walk

Wednesday, October 11, 2017  
Children's Fairyland Field

Event Time: 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Join walkers from across our community as they step out to have fun, get inspired & support a meaningful cause.

Event Schedule
11:30 AM Heart Healthy Expo, VIP Tent, and Food Tent open
12:00 PM Opening Ceremonies
  1:30 PM Food Tent Closes
       *Attendees may walk the 1-mile loop before or after
                enjoying lunch

Parking Information

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Volunteer

Sign Up to Volunteer
Wednesday, October 11 - Volunteer Options from 8:30am-3:00pm

 

Team Photo Schedule
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the walk?
Children's Fairyland Field

How long is the walk?
This Heart Walk will be just over 1 mile long. Most of our participants will be walking 2 miles total to get to and from the walk, therefore we incorporated that into our 5K route total.

Are there any kids activities?
No

Are pets allowed?
Leashed dogs are welcome at the San Francisco and San Ramon walks, but are not allowed at Oakland and Redwood City.

Will food be provided?
Lunch will be provided in the food tent. Top Walkers ($1,000+ fundraisers) will have a catered lunch in the VIP tent.   

Will water be available?
Yes, there will be two water stops along the route. Water is also available throughout the festival area.

Will restrooms be available? 
Portable restrooms will be available at all events.

Where is First Aid?
First Aid assistance can be found next to the Registration tent.

Is the event accessible to people that are physically challenged?
Yes, the route is accessible to all.

Are strollers allowed on the path?
Strollers are allowed, but please be advised that the pathway can get very crowded and it may be hard to smoothly navigate a stroller.

What if it rains on the day of the event?
The Heart Walk will go on rain or shine. In the event of severe weather conditions we will notify participants via the website about the status of the event.

Can I still volunteer on the event day if I did not sign up in advance? 
Yes, please go to the Volunteer Check-In tent located next to the Registration tent.