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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Orlando, FL
Event Name: Celebration #1
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 109240 2018/Y1345
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6 & 11 km - 1A
Description: The two different 6K & 11K walks are within the town of Celebration whose first residents moved there in June 1996. The walk weaves by different areas including homes, wetlands, parks, lakes and businesses. Disney took the best ideas and practices from yesterday's and today's towns and adapted them to Celebration. Unique architecture in the Town. Water and food are available. Restrooms are available at the Start/Finish and rear of Golf Club; walk during daylight hours. Wheelchairs and strollers acceptable. Shaded streets and nice homes. Pets are allowed on a leash. Always carry water.
Amenities: Strollers: Easy | Wheelchairs: Easy | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: M-Th and Sun 6am-10pm, Fri & Sat 6am-11pm.
Location: Celebration Town Walk #1
Start Point / Driving Directions: DIRECTIONS.
Map: http://tinyurl.com/Celebration-MFM; GPS: 28.3176718,-81.541410. To Starbuck's coffee at 715 Bloom St. Kissimmee: From Tampa go on I-4E to Exit 64, US 192, Kissimmee, right to US 192E and go right on Celebration Ave. From Daytona/ Orlando use I-4W to Exit 64, Kissimmee, exit on US 192E & Right on Celebration Ave. From Kissimmee on US 192W, left on Celebration Ave. From Cocoa/E Orlando on SR 417S take exit 2 & turn left on Celebration Ave. ALL: Enter Celebration, go to 1st stop sign at Sun Trust Bank; turn left to Front. St. Right on Front and Starbucks is ahead at Bloom St. Park in any available place. Registration box is to right of door on floor by condiment counter.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Try the restaurants in town and of course the ice cream shop near the theater. Water, pastries, and great coffee are at Starbucks before and after the walk.
Walk during daylight hours.
Host Club: Mid-Florida Milers Walking Club
Contact: Howard Daughtrey (325) 668-4914
Website: www.midfloridamilers.org
E-Mail Contact: docd62@aol.com