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Relay For Life York Family Fun Day

  • York RI New Lane YO244NT (map)

Opening ceremony 12noon

Candle of Hope Ceremony 9pm - 10pm

The Relay For Life Event starts with the opening ceremony at 12 noon and then our Guests of Honour start the Relay event by walking the first lap. The registered Relay Teams then walk the track for 24 hours.

There will be refreshments, stalls and entertainment for all the family to enjoy. We have a climbing wall, Hook a Duck and Therapy Huskies visiting too.

The Candle of Hope Ceremony takes place between 9-10pm.

Before 11pm members of the public will leave and the Relay Teams will continue to walk through the night.

Sunday 4th August
Members of the public may return for the closing ceremony (time to be confirmed).

If anyone would like to register as a Guest of Honour, a Team, a Team Member or to be involved in the day please get in touch.

This is York's 2nd Relay For Life event and it will be amazing! This 24 hour event is a community celebration to unite together to raise vital funds for Cancer Research UK. Men, women and children, all ages, all abilities can take part, free to enter and the weekend will be full of fun, love and Hope 💜💜

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Earlier Event: August 3
Yorkshire Day Family Fun
Later Event: August 4
York 10K for St Leonard's