The American Cancer Relay for Life is at Dana Point Lantern Bay Park is Saturday September 16 2017 at Lantern Bay Park.
Lantern Bay Park is located at 25111 Park Lantern.
Relay For Life is a informative inspirational free family friendly event in Dana Point.
There will be music and food at this community event.
The American Cancer Society Relay For Life movement symbolizes hope and a shared goal to end a disease that threatens the lives of so many people we love.
If cancer has touched your life, participating in a Relay For Life event is a way to take action and help finish the fight.
This is your opportunity to honor cancer survivors, remember those you have lost, and raise funds and awareness to fight back and help end cancer forever.
Saturday September 16 2017
10:00am 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.
No Pets allowed except Service Animals with Vests.
10:30am Survivors 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.
10:40am Caregivers Lap
During the Caregivers Lap, anyone who ever cared for someone with cancer walks a lap so they can be honored for their support. Caregivers walk this lap with the people they helped if they are also present at the event.
8:00pm Luminary 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.
8:30pm 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.
Dana Point Relay For Life is Social