2017 Blessed by Downs of Southeast La Buddy Walk(R)

Saturday, October 14, 2017


PRE-Registration is closed, but you can register at the event starting at 8:00am!

Blessed by Downs is EXCITED to celebrate our 6th annual Buddy Walk in Southeast La & 3rd 5K run!!!

Music by GOOD FEELIN' Band, Pony Ride by Christine, Roger's Petting Zoo, Face Painting by Purple Penguin, kid activity stations provided by Nicholls Students, Rodrigues K-9, Easter Seals, Thibodaux Arc, resources, vendors, food, refreshments and more for 2017!!! 

BLESSED BY DOWNS is the only Southeast Louisiana affiliate of the National Down Syndrome Society approved to host our local Buddy Walk(R)!!!

***PRE-Registration fee for our 1k Buddy Walk(R) is $18.00 per guest and ON-SITE registration will be $20.00 per guest. ***PRE-Registration fee for our 5K Run is $30.00 per guest and ON-SITE registration will be $35.00 per guest. (Please note if you would like to run the 5K AND 1k, this fee covers both!)

Individuals with Down syndrome and children UNDER 2yrs of age are FREE!!! (Person with Down syndrome will receive a FREE T-Shirt with free registration. Children under 2yrs will not receive a FREE T-Shirt, unless registered with payment.) .

***Please Note: PRE-Registration DEADLINE to be Guaranteed a FREE Buddy Walk® T-Shirt, is Sept 15, 2017.  

The 5K starts at 8:30am and the 1k begins when the 5k ends... the day's activities and fun to follow. 

Don't forget to create your "PERSONAL FUND RAISING TEAM" page and help us raise awareness and funds for our organization by sharing it with family, co-workers and friends through email or your facebook page!!!

Come out and enjoy an EXCITING day with Family & Friends as we raise awareness, educate, promote acceptance & inclusion and celebrate the value of individuals born with Down syndrome in our local communities!!! 

For more information on Blessed by Downs, INC, please see our website at:   www.BlessedByDowns.org