When you Wage Hope at PurpleStride Delaware 2018, the walk to end pancreatic cancer, you join a vibrant community of survivors, impacted families, loved ones, researchers and advocates committed to rewriting the future of this deadly disease. Your fundraising and participation directly funds efforts to help patients and families. Come out and stride with us!

Event Day Schedule

Saturday, 06/02/2018

  • 8:00 a.m. Registration

  • 9:00 a.m. Opening Ceremonies

    The Opening Ceremonies highlight why it’s crucial to take action in this fight, from the words of a survivor or special guest.

  • 9:30 a.m. 5K Run/Walk Begins

Location Details

Riverfront Wilmington - Lot E
0 Shipyard Drive
Wilmington, DE

We'll post the link for directions once the venue has been confirmed.

Want to train on the route before the event? View the route map for this run/walk.

If you are a volunteer for the event, please view the route map for Volunteers at the link here.

Free parking available in surrounding areas.

We love animals just as much as you do! However, due to safety and liability reasons, pets are unfortunately not allowed at Pancreatic Cancer Action Network events. Service animals are, of course, welcome.

Yes! Strollers are more than welcome at PurpleStride and can be used during the untimed portion of the 5K. Please note strollers are not allowed during the timed portion of the 5K.

Registration Information

  • Participant Types
  • Pre-Event
  • Event Day
  • Participant Type:   Survivor
  • Pre-Event:   FREE
  • Event Day:   FREE
  • Participant Type:   Adult Timed
  • Pre-Event:   $30
  • Event Day:   $35
  • Participant Type:   Adult Untimed
  • Pre-Event:   $25
  • Event Day:   $30
  • Participant Type:   Youth Timed
  • Pre-Event:   $15
  • Event Day:   $20
  • Participant Type:   Youth Untimed
  • Pre-Event:   $10
  • Event Day:   $15
  • Participant Type:   Virtual Strider
  • Pre-Event:   FREE
  • Event Day:   N/A
  • Participant Type:   Volunteer
  • Pre-Event:   FREE
  • Event Day:   FREE

A few things to keep in mind:
  • Youth registration is for children ages 3-12. Children ages 2 and younger are not required to register.

  • Your registration fee will count toward your personal fundraising goal, and you’ll receive an email including your registration confirmation and tax information. Please note that registration fees are not tax-deductible.

Register by the dates listed below in order to secure these benefits.

  • Online Registration: Wed., May 30, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. EST
    Registration will still be available on event day.

  • Mail-In Registration: Fri., May 25, 2018
    Your mailed registration form must be received by this date in order to be processed for the event.

  • T-Shirt: Sun., May 13, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. PST
    Registration must be processed by this date in order to guarantee an event T-shirt*.
    *Shirts will not be shipped.

Packet Pickup

The day before PurpleStride Delaware, packet pickup will be available only to Team Captains.

Packets will include all t-shirts for members of the team as well race bibs (for timed runners only).

Please reach out to Ken Hapgood (delaware_teams@pancanvolunteer.org) to RSVP that you or another team representative will pickup the team packet on Friday, June 1st.

If you or another team representative are unable to pickup the team packet on Friday, June 1st, the team packet will be available to be picked up at the Team Captain Check-In Tent next to the Registration Tents on the morning of PurpleStride (June 2nd).

Event Contact Information

Still have questions or want to find out more? We’re here to help! Contact the appropriate individuals below.