“RELAY for LIFE of IMPERIAL BEACH” is holding its 24 hour Event at Mar Vista High School
This Saturday through Sunday “RELAY for LIFE of IMPERIAL BEACH” is Taking its “Fight to Cancer” at its 24 hour Event at Mar Vista High School. Business Winners of “Paint the Town Purple” will be announced at Opening Ceremonies that will begin Saturday August 1st at 9am. Get pumped, Get Ready – LET’s RELAY!! Our Hometown RELAY for LIFE of IMPERIAL BEACH is COMING SOON, a 24 hour Event, August 1-2, 2015 9am to 9am at Mar Vista High School , on its Football Field!! WE WELCOME THE PUBLIC to COME OUT and SEE WHAT RELAY IS ALL ABOUT! Admission is free. The community is invited to join us beginning at 9am Saturday August 1st until 10pm then come back again at 7 – 10am Sunday,for our FIGHT BACK and CLOSING CEREMONIES! There will be Live music from Local Bands, Food, Fun, Carnival Games, Kidz Zone and RAFFLE PRIZES that you will not want to miss! There is something for everyone! Relay For Life is a 24 hour event that raises funds for The American Cancer Society. When you see the tents and canopy’s go up around the Field, you’ll know it’s time to RELAY! BRING YOUR FAMILY and YOUR FRIENDS and EXPERIENCE RELAY for LIFE! It is a special once a year event , one you’ll always remember! The day begins with Opening Ceremonies then Relay gets off to a spirited Start while we honor Cancer Survivors as they take the first celebratory lap around the track. Teams walk and dress up for themed laps. We play all day until nighttime approaches and a feeling of reverence comes over Relay as we hold our Luminary Ceremony and remember our lost loved ones. A bag pipe plays, the track is surrounded by luminary bags decorated in honor of someone we hold dear. Their names glow with candlelight, the crowd is hushed as we make our way around the track in silence. You can feel the love and heartache. You can also feel and see compassion and support for those that are in the here and now. It is an amazing unforgettable experience. JOIN US WON’T You? Somewhere out there, there is a CURE for CANCER and It’s waiting to be found. “We’ve gotta’ DO SOMETHING!” Let’s RELAY!
Date & Time
- August 1, 2015