2018 Walk to End Lupus Now, Atlanta

Event Date & Time:

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Check-in: 8:00 AM | Ceremony: 9:30 AM | Walk: 10:00 AM | Walk Route: 1 mile

2018 Atlanta Walk to End Lupus Now Walker and Team Captain Materials, Videos and More

These tools below are meant to help you in your commitment to raise funds and awareness as we join together to fight lupus.

Event Location: 

Georgia State Stadium | 755 Hank Aaron Drive SE. Atlanta, GA 30315

Countdown to Walk Day – The Walk will change the way you see lupus!

The Walk is a FUNDRAISER! Every Dollar, Every Donation Counts in the Fight to End Lupus!
Team Captains and Walkers - Challenge everyone on your team to raise funds. 10 walkers x $50 each = $500! Send emails each day until Walk Day - don’t be shy. Ask everyone. People will give because they care and BECAUSE YOU ASKED!

2018 Walk Day Details

8  AM Check-in opens, team tents set up
9:30 AM Stage Program
10 AM Walk Starts
1 PM Breakdown Begins


Walk Day Logistics

Parking
We will have plenty of parking at the stadium in the Green, Blue, Gold and Orange lots.

Team Tents and Tailgating
The Red lot will be available for team tents and tailgating. Please read the Georgia State Stadium Tailgating Policies.

Check-In and Walker T-Shirts
Tents will set up along Georgia Avenue which will be closed to driving traffic.

Food Trucks
You can purchase food at one of the vendor food trucks which will also be set up along Georgia Avenue.

Victory Plaza
The stage entertainment, vendor booths and information tents will be set up in the plaza. We will also have a designated team photo station in the plaza.

Photo Booth for Walkers Who Earn $500 and $2000 Sign (See dealines below.)
We’re trying something new and exciting this year! We will have a photo booth set up in Victory Plaza for all walkers to pick up their signs and get their photos taken! All photos will be available online to download for free!

Walk Route
We are going to walk around the outside of the stadium along Georgia Ave., Pollard Blvd., Bill Lucas Dr. and Hank Aaron Dr. Due to security restrictions; we will not be entering the stadium.

 

Enjoy Our Fabulous Walk Day
Bring a tent and picnic and enjoy the food for sale and vendors, entertainment and an empowering day of hope and passion!

Please Note: The Chapter’s vehicles and volunteers CANNOT transport walkers and picnic supplies from ANYWHERE at the stadum due to insurance liability. 

Read Our FAQ's
Click here for answers to your questions about our event and Walk day.

WALKER INCENTIVES (Download Our 2018 Incentive Flyer)- Prizes are not cummulative unless noted

Walkers Raising

Incentive

$100

Official Walk to End Lupus Now T-Shirt

$250

Walk to End Lupus Now logo'd Nike Twill Hat

$500

Walk to End Lupus Now logo'd  Yoga Mat with Carrying Case

$1,000

Walk to End Lupus Now logo'd Full Zip Hoodie + Trail Blazer Medal

$2,500

Walk to End Lupus Now logo'd Redding Tote Backpack

$5,000

Walk to End Lupus Now logo'd Rainjacket

$10,000

Walk to End Lupus Now logo'd Tech Backpack

$500 AND $2000 PERSONALIZED WALK SIGNS - Deadline - based on funds received in the office or online by Friday, April 13th
Walkers raising $500 or more receive a personalized sign.
Walkers raising $2,000 or more receive customized message.

$1500 TEAM BANNERS AND $5000 TEAM TENTS 
Teams raising $1,500 or more receive TEAM BANNER.
Teams raising $5,000 or more receive personalized TEAM TENT with tables and chairs.

 

 

Event Contact:

 LFA, Georgia Chapter | 770-333-5930 | walk@lfaga.org