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Anthony Murphy
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Six Flags to hold 2nd Annual Walk in the Parks Event Across the US

Published: April 2, 2009 at 1:32 PM

Six Flags is holding their second annual Walk in the Parks to raise money for Cure Kids Cancer. Cure Kids Cancer is an organization that works with local children's hospitals around the United States to raise money for pediatric cancer research. This year, the Cancer Walk will be taking place earlier than last year. It will take place at the following Six Flags Parks: Over Georgia, SF America, Fiesta Texas, New England, Great Adventure, Great Escape, Magic Mountain, Over Texas, Discovery Kingdom, Great America (Chicago), and SF St. Louis. Dates for these events go from April 26th to July 26. For more information check out their website at:

Walkintheparks.org

Replies (2)

James Rao
Writer

Published: April 2, 2009 at 9:27 PM

This story sorta got lost in the shuffle, but thanks for posting it, Anthony. It is always nice to see events like this take place, even in a down economy, we still have to help out each other when we can.
Anthony Murphy
Writer

Published: April 3, 2009 at 5:10 AM

I did it last year and I am going to do it this year. It was a really good time and it looks like they got many of the problems out from last year by not putting it on later in the season (so it closed early), on a Sunday, and during the High School Cheerleading Compettion. They also didn't have too many people last year which is a real shame!

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