2020 SoCal TEAL Walk: A Tourette Syndrome Awareness Walk & Family Picnic

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Heartwell Park

Near Corner of Clark Ave & Carson St

Long Beach, CA 90808

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Join the Tourette Association of America in celebrating Tourette Syndrome Awareness Month and attend our...

SoCal TEAL Walk: A Tourette Syndrome Awareness Walk & Family Picnic on Sunday, May 17th in Long Beach, CA.

WEAR TEAL! Teal is not only the color of Tourette Syndrome Awareness, it also stands for "Tourettes Education, Awareness and Love"!

If you care about this issue, if you care about someone living with Tourettes, then JOIN US for this FREE EVENT!


1:00-2:00 Family Picnic (Free Pizza provided, bring your own picnic blanket)

2:00-4:00 Awareness Walk & Activity Booths



We have a fun event planned with:

  • Special Prizes & Giveaways

  • TS+ Awareness Wall - so you can share your commitment to help raise awareness & encourage inclusion

  • "Teal 4 Tourettes" Selfie Spot - share on your social media sites

  • Plus, a beautiful 5K walk/run/ride through Heartwell Park with "Awareness & Encouragement Signs" all along the path



Frequently Asked Questions:

What if I don't want to walk?

You have options! You can also ride scooters, skateboards, skates or bikes - just be sure kids have helmets! Strollers are also welcome! You can also skip the walk and stay in the picnic area and visit our activity booths and mingle!

Is there an age limit to the event?

The TEAL Walk is open to ALL ages!

How can I volunteer for the event?

If you are interested in volunteering at the event, please contact Janine Tejeda at janine@tsa-socal.org or Christine Gibson at teal4ts@gmail.com

Where do we park?

Parking details will be posted soon. Carpooling is strongly encouraged!

Will food be provided at the picnic?

(NEW THIS YEAR) Yes, the local TAA Chapter will be providing free pizza so be sure to RSVP. If you don't want pizza, feel free to bring your own food. We also recommend bringing a picnic blanket and/or park chairs.

Will water be provided at the TEAL Walk?

Two water stations will be found along the walk path. We will have free bottled water (while supplies last) and also jugs of water to refill your bottles. We strongly encourage you to bring a reuseable water bottle, if possible, to this event.

I have some questions, who do I contact?

If you have questions, please contact Janine Tejeda at janine@tsa-socal.org or Christine Gibson at teal4ts@gmail.com

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Near Corner of Clark Ave & Carson St

Long Beach, CA 90808

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