The walk begins with an opening ceremony at the fairgrounds The first walkers are expected to arrive in Del Mar at 7:45 a.m. and will be passing through for several hours. Del Mar’s Camino Del Mar will be heavily adorned with pink ribbons, pink balloons, and pink storefronts. All throughout the town, there will be supporters cheering and encouraging the walkers on their journey south. The celebration will also include live music and cheerleaders.
“We admire their courage and want them to know that Del Mar truly supports their efforts,” Jen Grove, Executive Director of the DMVA.
Shop and business owners also honor the walkers and volunteers by passing out coffee, snacks, bottled waters and even buttons as they pass by.
The walk’s final destination is Petco Park Nov. 23. For further details, please contact the Del Mar Village Association at (858) 735-3650 or online at firstname.lastname@example.org.