Event Information

Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event that unites communities across the country to put an end to arthritis. We aren't just helping the millions of people with arthritis to live better; we're charting the course to a cure. 

Event Location

Angel Stadium
2000 E. Gene Autry Way
Anaheim, CA  92806

Event Schedule

 7:00 a.m. Registration and Festival Zone Opens
 9:00 a.m. Walk Begins
10:20 a.m. Monster Energy BMX Demo
10:45 a.m Closing Ceremonies
11:00 a.m. Event Concludes   
Noon tune into the radio AM830 - Dr. Alan Beyer - Doctor in the Dugout 

We look forward to seeing you at the Orange County/ Inland Empire Walk to Cure Arthritis on Saturday. Please find all the details you need to know below.

Walk to Cure Arthritis
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Angel Stadium
2000 Gene Autry Way, Anaheim, CA 92806

Event Parking: Free Parking enter off State College Blvd, Expected participants: 6,000
From Irvine       
Follow  I-5 N  to  N State College Blvd  in  Orange   
Take the  State College Blvd  exit from  I-5 N  
Turn Right on St. College Blvd - Entrance on Right 
From Brea

Follow CA-57 S to E Orangewood Ave in Orange.
Take the Orangewood Ave exit from CA-57 S
Turn right onto E Orangewood Ave
Turn right onto St. College Blvd – Entrance on Right

Fundraising: Help us repeat as the NUMBER #1 Arthritis Walk in the country for the fourth year in-a-row! There is still time to reach your fundraising goal! Walk participant fundraising websites will stay active for several months after the walk. Event website: www.walktocurearthritis.org/ocie

Arthritis Warriors: If you are an arthritis warrior- someone who is living everyday with this disease, please visit the Live Yes Network area! We want to welcome you to the walk and connect you with other warriors. You can also pick up your warrior flag to carry while you walk.

Theme: Circus is the theme for this year’s walk and we encourage all teams to have fun and use this theme

VIP Tent:
Individuals raising at least $1,000 will be invited to the VIP Tent, sponsored by Medexus.  You will receive a wristband for you and one guest.  Wristbands will be given at the VIP Tent.
     VIP Tent Includes:
     • Hot breakfast by Canyon Catering (served at 7:00 to 10:30 am)
     • Two tickets to see the Angels play on Sept. 15, 2019 - donated by Angels Baseball
     • Chair Massages
     • Gift bag
     • VIP Parking Pass

Team Tailgate & Top Doc Lounge
The exclusive Team Tailgate and Top Doc Lounge is for teams that have raised $5,000 or more.   Wristbands will be given to your Team Captain for entry into this area.  You must be a registered participant to receive a wristband.  Pastries and Hot dogs provided.

Team Day:
Want to avoid the walk registration lines? Pick up your T-shirt (if you registered and raised $100+)? Then you want to take part in our Walk to Cure Arthritis Team Day party! Turn in any remaining donations. If you can’t attend team day, please bring any donations you have collected to the walk registration tent.

When: Wednesday, May 15th;
Time: 10:00am to 6:00pm;
Where: Arthritis Foundation Office
4701 Von Karman Ave, Unit 100
Newport Beach, CA 92660
RSVP: Debbie at ddaugherty@arhritis.org or 949-431-6175

Get Social: Use #walktocurearthritisocie and #walktocurearthritis

Walk Route:
Our walk route is 3 miles in distance, which is 3 laps in, around and through the stadium. You can make one lap or three, it is up to you. This year, you will still have the opportunity to walk on the warning track inside the stadium, but no one will be allowed on the concourse. Don’t forget to bring your sunblock and a hat.

For help or more information about Walk to Cure Arthritis - Orange County Inland Empire, contact Jeff Henson at jhenson@arthritis.org, or call 309.826.9941.

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