Address & Parking
Park with *Free Parking* at the Nemours Hospital Located at 1600 Rockland Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803. (*There will be volunteers stationed to guide you to the spectacular mansion after you park).
Registration, Opening Ceremonies & the Walk
- Registration & Gates open at 8 AM
- Registration Tables
- 1 Wish Child Registration Table
- 4 Pre-Registration Table — Check-In by Last Name (A-D) (E-L) (M-R) (S-Z)
- 1 Onsite Registration Table (registration is $30/adults; $10 kids and can be paid by cash, check or credit card)
***Reminder: Participants are guaranteed an official Walk for Wishes t-shirt by raising at least $50 prior to Sunday (this includes the $25 registration fee for adult members and the $5 registration fee for youth members)
- Opening Ceremonies will begin at 8:45 AM with WJBR-FM Radio Station
- Walk will begin at 9 AM
- 2017 Walk for Wishes Delaware will conclude at 11:00 AM!
Vendors & Games
- There will be corn-hole and 5 tables for fall themed games, activities and even face painting!
- Zumba warm up before the walk!
- Special guest for the event: Rocky Bullwinkle from the Wilmington Blue Rocks!
- Lucky’s Cafe is will be providing coffee, as well as, other tents will have snacks available for hungry tummies!
- This event is rain or shine so make sure to check the weather before you leave the house on Sunday…fingers crossed for sun!
- We will be selling umbrellas and ponchos just in case!
***Reminder fundraising for our presenting sponsor Cheap Caribbean’s amazing offer will be announced Friday November 10th, so keep going teams we are almost to the finish line! If you need a reminder: the amazing offer is an all-expenses paid trip for 2 to Playa Del Carmen! Any team who raises $5,000 or more will qualify! Get started go to your participant center!***
We absolutely love seeing gall of your pictures and posts from our events so make sure you tag us! Our username for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter & Snapchat is @MakeAWishPHL. You can also use #walkforwishesDE to connect with others!
***If you have any questions please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org
See you there!
If you have not registered, there’s still plenty of time! Click the link to get started: http://philadesv.wish.org/ways-to-help/walk-for-wishes/delaware-walk
For more information about the Nemours Mansion and Gardens visit their website at and to take a virtual tour: http://www.nemoursmansion.org/welcome.html