Join the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life of Coos County at the Coos Bay Boardwalk to honor those who have battled cancer, support those who are currently battling cancer, and to remember those we have lost to cancer.
Cost: FREE All are welcome!
Where: Coos Bay Boardwalk in downtown Coos Bay on Hwy 101
When: Friday June 22nd from 8pm-11pm
The ceremony will take place after dark but you can come any time after 8pm to create a luminaria bag for your loved ones (any donation amount will be accepted for these bags. No one will be turned away).
If you cannot make it to the event but would still like to dedicate luminaria bags for your loved ones, follow these instructions:
visit the website RelayForLife.org/CoosCountyOR
-click on Luminaria,
--choose whether you would like your $10 donation to go to a participant, a team, or the event,
-Type in your participant name, team name or choose the event RFL of Coos County
-click on the luminaria bag
-choose "In Honor" "In Memory" or "In Support" of then include the details you would like displayed on the bag. Our team will decorate it for you and place it on the boardwalk then will upload a photo of each bag to our Facebook Page so you can see it.
There will also be a community celebration the next day, Saturday June 23rd in the public parking lot (behind the Egyptian Theatre and in front of 7 Devil's Brewing) where we will have a Survivor & Caregiver Celebration at 10am and will kick off our Block Party at noon with live music, competitions and vendors. Wear your favorite superhero costume!