The community is invited to walk the track to fight cancer on Saturday, October 26, 2019 as part of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), Orange County Inland Empire Chapter’s Light The Night event at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana. Participants will walk a 2-mile route through the O’Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone to pit road and along the front stretch of the oval track.
LLS Light The Night Event Schedule—Oct. 26
Festival: 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Opening Ceremonies: 6:45 p.m.
Walk Begins: 7:00 p.m.
Fireworks: 8:15 p.m.
More than 5,000 walkers are expected to participate and will carry white, red and gold illuminated lanterns on the famous speedway and facility grounds signifying a survivor, supporter or those walking in memory of loved ones who have been affected by blood cancer. Since 2002, this charity walk has locally raised millions of dollars to help fund research that leads to cures and life-saving treatments.
The Light The Night event is free and registration is open to individuals and teams. All registered participants will receive an illuminated lantern and those who raise $100 or more become a Champion for Cures and will receive a Light The Night event t-shirt and food voucher to be used at one of the food vendors.
In addition, attendees will enjoy a family-friendly community festival with entertainment, kid zone activities, and sponsors including BJ's Restaurants, Cigna Healthcare, The Grainger Foundation, Kohl's Cares, Loma Linda University Health, Tilden-Coil Constructors and Wells Fargo.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society