When: 5/11/12 @ 6:00 pm to 12:00 am
Opening Ceremony: The
Opening Ceremony brings everyone together for a high-energy event
kickoff to celebrate the lives of those who have battled cancer, to
inspire hope by sharing recent accomplishments and progress, and to
remind everyone that while we are winning this battle, fighting cancer
is a year-round priority.
Survivor Lap: During the Survivors
Lap, upbeat music plays as all cancer survivors at the event take the
first lap around the track cheered on by the other participants who line
the track, celebrating their victory over cancer.
Time: @ 6:30PM
Luminaria Ceremony: The Luminaria
Ceremony is a time to remember people we have lost to cancer, to support
people who currently have cancer, and to honor people who have fought
cancer in the past. The power of this ceremony lies in providing an
opportunity for people to work through grief and find hope.
Closing Ceremony: The Closing
Ceremony is a time to remember the lives of those lost and to celebrate
that each of us has committed, through our participation in a Relay
event, to fight back against this disease over the next year.