What is the beach party?
JT Walk & Beach Party is a celebration with food, fun and friends. Live entertainment all day long by your favorite area bands! Treasure Hunt, bounce houses, cotton candy. Only those who register and make qualifying contributions of at least $25 will receive T-shirts and Beach Party tickets.
What is the schedule of events?
|9:00 am-10:30am||Walker Registration and King Neptune's Treasure Hunt Registration at the Oceanfront at 31st Street.|
|9:00 am||Pre-Walk Reception with coffee, pastries and refreshments with live entertainment in Neptune's Park|
|10:30 am||JT Walk Team Line Up on the boardwalk at 31st Street.|
|11:00 am||JT Walk begins at Neptune's Park!|
|11:30am-2:00pm||King Neptune's Treasure Hunt Kids' Registration continues|
|11:30 am||Half Way Party at Mahi Mah's, RockFish and Waterman's Surfside Grille. Pick up your beverage ticket at JT's Grommet Island Beach Park & Playground for EveryBODY|
|12:00 pm||Live entertainment begins at 31st Street|
|Noon-5:00 pm||JT Walk Beach Party starts in front of Neptune's Park. Kids park open til 5:00 pm with face painting, hot dogs, cotton candy, snow cones, popcorn and inflatable bounce houses.|
|2:00 pm||King Neptune's Treasure Hunt begins on the beach at The Beach Party.|
|3:00 pm||Food, fun and friends!|
and when do we meet?
Meet at the Oceanfront at 31st St. & Atlantic Avenue on Sunday, October 5th at 9:00am. The JT Walk lineup begins at 10:30 am and the walk begins at Neptune's Park at 11:00am.
Where do I
Parking is free at the garage at 34th and Pacific. However, parking is extremely limited and you are encouraged to carpool, walk, or ride your bike to the event.
What happens at registration?
At registration, you sign in and pick up your T-shirt and Beach Party tickets. If you did not make your donation on-line, please be prepared to turn in any cash and/or check donations at this time. Only those who have signed in and made a contribution of at least $25 will receive Beach Party tickets.
Who are checks made payable to?
Can I pay on the day of the event with a credit card?
Please make all checks payable to THE JT WALK. For your convenience, a limited amount of credit card machines will be available onsite at registration.
What happens between registration and the start
of the walk?
You're invited to a pre-walk reception in Neptune's Park at 31st St. with entertainment, coffee, pastries, and refreshments. Great time to meet new friends, reconnect with old ones and celebrate the day.
Bring a Friend!
Bringing someone that is not registered to walk? New walker registration will be held at Vacation Market at 31st St. and Atlantic Avenue from 9:00 am - 11:00 am.
Where exactly is the beach
The Beach Party starts at 12:00 pm, right after The JT Walk, on the beach at 31st Street in front of the Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront. Remember you must have a ticket to enter the Beach Party area.
What is the Half Way Party?
It's a party at Mahi Mah's, Rockfish and Waterman's Surfside Grille. Please remember to pick up your Half Way Party refreshment tickets at JT's Grommet Island Beach Park & Playground for EveryBODY.
is King Neptune's Treasure Hunt?
The Treasure Hunt is a way to get your kids (ages 3 - 15) involved. Beat the lines and register your kids online today! Registration will also be available on event day. Look for the Treasure Hunt Registration signs in Neptune's Park. All of the kids will be able to climb mountains filled with thousands of dollars in buried treasure. Treasure can then be taken to Sunsations and cashed in for prizes!
** There will be an information tent in Neptune's Park at 31st Street from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm for general questions and to purchase additional beach party tickets. **
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