Walk for LOVE — Salt Lake City, UT

COME JOIN US FOR A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE AS WE CELEBRATE 100 YEARS OF SHRINERS CHILDREN’S AT OUR 8TH ANNUAL WALK FOR LOVE.

This year’s 1-mile Walk for LOVE is at Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City on Friday, September 16, 2022. Get ready to walk, roll or stroll through the zoo to benefit patients at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City. Or, participate in our Virtual Walk for LOVE, September 10 – 17, 2022, from the convenience of your own neighborhood.

When:

  • Friday, September 16, 2022 – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Virtual Walks are encouraged to take place between September 10 – 17, 2022, but can take place at your convenience.

Where:

  • Hogle Zoo: 2600 E Sunnyside Ave. (800 South), Salt Lake City, UT 84108.
  • Or, take part in our Virtual Walk for LOVE from the convenience of your own neighborhood.
  • There will not be an event at Shriners Children’s Salt Lake City this year.

Cost:

Walk for LOVE at the Zoo – Includes Zoo ticket, Walk registration, Walk t-shirt and a medal for children under age 18

  • $40 adults / $20 children (ages 3 to 17)
  • Children ages 2 and younger are FREE and do not need to register. (Does not include a t-shirt)
  • Zoo memberships cannot be used for our event.
  • In lieu of discount codes this year, we have added a discounted rate for children.
  • Shriners Children’s Salt Lake City patients (current and former) are eligible for FREE registration for Walk for LOVE at the Zoo. Please contact Tyree at tbee@shrinenet.org or (801) 536-3717. Free patient registration includes a zoo ticket, “I’m a Shriners Kid” Walk for LOVE t-shirt, and a medal. FREE registration is for the patient only. Accompanying family and friends must register.

Virtual Walk for LOVE: Includes Walk registration, Walk t-shirt, a medal for children under age 18, as well as a “walking kit” including special swag to promote your Walk (while supplies last). Does NOT include a zoo ticket.

  • $35 adults / $15 children (ages 3 to 17)
  • In lieu of discount codes this year, we are offering discounted rates for children.
  • Shriners Children’s Salt Lake City patients (current and former) are eligible for free registration for our Virtual Walk for LOVE. Please contact Tyree at tbee@shrinenet.org or (801) 536-3717. Free patient registration includes an “I’m a Shriners Kid” Walk for LOVE t-shirt, a medal, and this year’s “walking kit” with special swag to promote your Walk (while supplies last).

How:

Walk for LOVE at the Zoo:

  • Register each of your walkers for the Walk for LOVE at the Zoo.
  • Picking up your t-shirts early is an option.
  • T-shirt pickup is available at Shriners Children’s Salt Lake City, Tuesday, September 6 through Friday, September 9, 2022 – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • If you do not pick up your t-shirts early, they will be available at the check-in table at the Hogle Zoo entrance starting at 5:30 p.m. the evening of the event.
  • Free parking is available on-site on a first come, first serve basis.
  • Event will be held rain or shine.
  • Guests should adhere to any local COVID-19 guidelines in place at time of the event.
  • Promote Shriners Children’s Salt Lake City by posting videos and photos answering, “Why I Walk” on social media and include #WFLSLC2022.

Virtual Walk for LOVE:

  • Register each of your walkers for the Virtual Walk for LOVE.
  • Walk from the convenience of your own neighborhood or at a local park.
  • Even though our virtual walkers are spread out walking separately, you will be united online! Post videos and photos answering, “Why I Walk” on social media and include #WFLSLC2022.
  • “Walking kit” pickup is available at Shriners Children’s Salt Lake City (1275 E. Fairfax Rd., 84103), Tuesday, September 6 through Friday, September 9, 2022 – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Please note, if you do not select “Walking kit pickup,” your kit will be shipped to you.

Consider downloading our official 2022 Registration and Fundraising Toolkit, which contains fundraising tips and additional information about the Walk for LOVE.

Both our in-person and virtual walkers are encouraged to create or join a team and become a Champion for Love! Trophies are awarded to our top teams. For more information, contact Mary Stuart at Mary.Stuart@shrinenet.org or (801) 536-3632.

Shriners International Members and Ladies:

Shriners and Ladies are also invited to attend activities at Shriners Children’s Salt Lake City on Friday September 16, from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., as well as dinner at 5 p.m. before the Walk for LOVE at the Zoo. For more information or to RSVP call Kathy Kelly Huston at (801) 536-3700. Walk for LOVE at the Zoo registration is required for entrance to the zoo and a t-shirt.

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Interested in sponsoring our Walk for LOVE? Click below for details.

A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors!

 

Presenting Sponsor
Platinum Sponsors
Gold Sponsors
Intermountain America First Charitable Foundation
Silver Sponsors
National Seating and Mobility Elf Works Cyprus Credit Union
Molina Healthcare Numotion
Bronze Sponsors
Health Choice Utah
Non-profit Supporter

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