April 29 – Come join the fun of a walk-a-thon and family fun day, while helping raise money for the Special Olympics New Jersey Area 3 – Morris, Sussex, & Warren. The day will begin with an energizing walk around scenic Donaldson Farms and continue with activities for people of all ages to participate in on the farm. Rain or Shine! This event is presented by the students of Centenary University’s Event Administration Class and hosted by Donaldson Farms.
10:45am – Registration Opens
11:45am – Opening Remarks
12:00pm – Walk Begins
1:00pm – Family Fun Day Activities Begin
**1:30pm – Hackettstown K9 Unit Demonstration
**2:30pm – Centenary Univ. President, David Haney & Lisa Baldwin Performance!
**3:15pm – Hackettstown K9 Unit Demonstration!
– Visit with Special Olympics Athletes
– Sauced & Rubbed BBQ!
– Face Painting
– Glitter Tattoos & Balloon Animals by ‘Clowns & Gowns’
– Theatre Performance
– Corn Hole
– Cotton Candy
– Pony Rides
– Hay Rides 1pm & 3pm
– Laser Tag
Registration for the walk-a-thon includes participation in the walk-a-thon and family fun day activities (Pony rides, hayrides included. Laser tag and food are not included).
Participants ages 12+ cost $15
Participants ages 5 – 12 cost $10.
Children under 4 are free to participate in the walk-a-thon.
Special Olympics Athletes cost $5 and must register the day of wearing a uniform or by bringing a medal.
Participants can pre-register online or register in person on the day of event.
To pre-register for the walk head to https://
There is no entry fee for the family fun day activities. Each activity priced individually and can be paid for the day of with cash only.
Food will be available for purchase at an additional cost for all participants of the walk-a-thon and family fun day activities.
Awesome Athletes Walk-a-Thon and Family Fun Day will take place rain or shine!
Thank you to our sponsors!
Smith Ford Motor Company
AutoSport Chevorlet of Mt. Olive
Marley’s Gotham Grill
JCS Painting & Construction
Morris County Organization for Hispanic Affairs
Little People’s Academy
Avelino’s Energy Services
3 Brother’s Restaurant
Sussex County Miners/ NJ Jackals