About the Event
2023 Parkinson's Unity Walk
The 29th Walk will be held in Central Park, NY in April 2023! (rain or shine). This year's event offers ways to engage, share and UNITE!
DATE: On a Saturday in April 2023. Please check back in December 2022 for official Walk date.
PLACE: Central Park, New York City, Naumburg Bandshell
(Use 72nd Street entrances on Fifth Avenue or Central Park West)
WALK REGISTRATION & ROLLING START: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Walk when you're ready and at your own pace.
MARGOT ZOBEL WAY: 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Visit with leaders in Parkinson's disease treatments, therapies, and research.
Volunteers are needed for Walk Day in New York City's Central Park (we will confirm the event date later this year)! Roles include Giveaways Booth, Kid’s Zone Booth, Make-A-Sign Booth, Refreshments Booth, Seated Registrar, Welcome Crew Greeter and require a 4-6 hour commitment. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to share your interest in volunteering. We will contact you in the beginning of 2023 after we have confirmed the Walk date to discuss your interest and confirm your volunteer assignment
We are excited to see you all again in the park! For those who cannot join us in person, we encourage you to register, fundraise, and enjoy our virtual program, activities, and resources.
Where the Money Goes
100% of all donations made to the Parkinson's Unity Walk are distributed among the four major U.S. Parkinson's disease foundations to fund disease research. In 28 years, we have raised over $29 million to support disease research!