Join the Autism Society Inland Empire for our 2023 Autism Acceptance Walk!
"Ready, Set, Soar!"
Don't just Walk...Soar! Join us as we come together to celebrate our Autism Community!
Join us for an amazing day of community as we raise funds to improve the lives of children & adults with Autism. Register your family, donate, volunteer, or sponsor the Walk today!
*Note: There will be two Autism Walk events this year. Information on the Coachella Valley Walk can be found at the bottom of the page.
Date: Sunday, April 30th, 2023
Time: 12 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: March Field Air Museum, 22550 Van Buren Boulevard, Riverside, CA 92518
The Autism Acceptance Walk raises essential funds for Autism Society Inland Empire programs and services for our local Riverside and San Bernardino County families. This is an excellent opportunity to invite your friends, family, and co-workers to celebrate and bring acceptance to the Autism community!
ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED YOU CAN REGISTER ON SITE THE DAY OF TO PARTICIPATE.
Each Online PAID Registration receives one (1) entry for a chance to win a door prize! Participants will automatically be entered at the time of Registration. Names will be drawn in person at the Walk. Participants do not have to be present to win. You MUST Register online by April 28th to be eligible.
ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR RIVERSIDE IS CLOSED YOU CAN REGISTER ONSITE AT THE EVENT IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PARTICIPATE
Registration Pricing AFTER April 10th and on the Day of the Event:
FREE - Ages 2 and Under
$20 - Children (Ages 3 - 12)
$25 - Youth/Adults (Ages 13+)
**ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS ON FRIDAY, APRIL 28TH AT MIDNIGHT (3am PST).**
STEPS/WAYS TO PARTICIPATE:
Register to attend the Autism Walk: Gather your family and friends and get ready to Soar! We encourage families to fundraise by creating or joining a team for their loved ones.
Each Online PAID Registration receives one (1) virtual entry for a chance to win a door prize!
Become a Fundraiser: Start a Team and create a fundraising goal so you can earn prizes!
Ask family and friends to support you to ensure essential services are provided to your local Autism community.
Top Teams/Fundraisers earn exclusive, limited-edition prizes (see below).
Note: An email with the fundraiser sign-up link will be sent after you Register.
Top Team Fundraising Captains Entered to Win a Grand Prize!
Teams who raise $100 or more (not including registration fees) will automatically be entered into a drawing to win a $500 Disney Gift card! Teams can earn multiple entries the more they fundraise (see below). Earn one additional entry each time you reach one of the above fundraising goal tiers.
Raise $100 Earn (1) Entry & (1) Medal
Raise $250 Earn (1) Entry & (1) T-Shirt
Raise $500 Earn (1) Entry & (1) Cooler
Raise $1,000 Earn (1) Entry & (1) Track Jacket
Raise $2,500 Earn (1) Entry & (1) Polar Fleece Jacket
Volunteer: Make a difference in your community by giving your time to help make the Autism Walks a success!
Sponsor the Walk! Are you an Autism-friendly business? Or do you provide resources and services to the Autism and IDD/DD community? Do you want to market your services to thousands of families? Share your brand with new consumers who share your values and join the champions that help our people in our Autism community reach their full potential. Check out our Sponsorship Opportunities and make your commitment today.
Our Autism Society Inland Empire Acceptance Walk will feature the following:
- Resource Fair with family support information
- FUN Zone for the whole family!
- Yummy Food Trucks
- Marketplace for Autism Entrepreneurs
- Autism Acceptance Merchandise
Our FUN Zone is filled with exciting activities for the whole family, including inflatable attractions, crafts, characters, and more!
Marketplace - Opportunity for young people with Autism to practice owning their own business!
The Autism Society Inland Empire offers FREE vendor space for teens (13+) and adults interested in becoming entrepreneurs or starting their own small business. This is an opportunity to practice your entrepreneurial skills. Sorry, no food items may be sold. If you are interested in this opportunity, please email [email protected].