About

When you Wage Hope at PurpleStride Delaware 2019, 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 as we celebrate the event's 7th anniversary!

We will have children’s activities, music and refreshments!

PurpleStride Delaware is growing, we are looking for volunteers to help plan the event! Visit the Volunteer page or the Event Contact Info section on how you can get involved in the event.

Event Day Schedule

Spring 2019

  • 8 a.m. Registration

  • 9 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


TBD — We'll post the location details here once the venue is confirmed.


We'll post the directions here once the venue is confirmed.

Want to train on the route before the event? We'll post the route map here as we get closer to the event.

Free parking 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.

Strollers and wheelchairs are absolutely welcome at PurpleStride!

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.

  • If you want to register by mail, download this form.

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

  • Online Registration: TBD
    Registration will still be available on event day.

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

  • T-Shirt: TBD
    Registration must be processed by this date in order to guarantee an event T-shirt.

Packet Pickup

There will be no packet pick up for PurpleStride Delaware 2019. On event morning, the team captain or a designated representative will pick up items for the entire team at the Team Captain Pick Up Tent. If you registered as an individual, please check in at the Pre-Registered Individuals tent.

Team captains may pick up items before event day by reservation only (sorry, no individuals). Early team captain pick-up will be available the Friday before the event. We will post more information here as well as how team captains can RSVP with further details once confirmed.

Event Contact Information

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