When you Wage Hope at PurpleStride Tampa Bay 2020 Presented by Tech Data, 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, 02/29/2020

  • 7 a.m. Registration

  • 8 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.

  • 8:30 a.m. Run/Walk Begins

Location Details

Vinoy Park
701 Bay Shore Dr NE
St. Petersburg, FL

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

There are 200 parking spots available on a first come, first served basis at the tennis courts on 12th Ave and N. Shore Blvd. Additional parking is available for a small fee at the parking garages listed below.

  • Sundial Parking Garage (entrance is at 117 2nd St N)
    117 2nd St N.
    St Petersburg, FL 33701
    P: 727-895-3800

    Weekend Parking:
    Up to 4hrs – $1.00
    4 - 5 Hrs – $2.00
    5 - 6 Hrs – $3.00

  • South Core Parking Garage (entrance is at 101 1st Ave S)
    101 1st Ave S
    St Pete, Fl 33701
    P: 727-896-2256

    Weekend Parking:
    Floors 7-8 1st hour is free then $1.00 an hour $7 maximum
    Floors 3 -4 $2.00 an hour $15 Maximum
    Possibly Sat Morning flat rate at $3.00

  • MAACM Parking Garage (Entrance 350 3rd St N)
    350 3rd St N
    St Pete, Fl 33701

    Rate: $1 per hour

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:   $35
  • Event Day:   $40
  • Participant Type:   Adult Untimed
  • Pre-Event:   $30
  • Event Day:   $35
  • Participant Type:   Youth Timed
  • Pre-Event:   $20
  • Event Day:   $25
  • Participant Type:   Youth Untimed
  • Pre-Event:   $15
  • Event Day:   $20
  • 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: Wed., February 26, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. EST
    Registration will still be available at packet pick-up and on event day.

  • Mail-In Registration: Fri., February 21, 2020
    Your mailed registration form must be received by this date in order to be processed for the event.

  • T-Shirt: Sun., February 9, 2020 at 11:59 pm. EST
    Registration must be processed by this date in order to guarantee an event T-shirt.

Packet Pickup

Beat the lines on event day by picking up your T-shirt at packet pick-up. Registration prices increase on event day, so make sure to invite friends and family to register at this time if they haven’t already done so!

Are you a Captain of a team with five or more members who’d like to pick up packets for your entire team? RSVP in advance so that you get your materials quicker at packet pick-up. If you decide to pick up for your entire team (please, no partial team pick-ups), make sure to let each member know so that there isn’t any confusion!

Event Contact Information

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