Directions to the Event
The Walk/Fun Run is located in the Gazebo area behind Children’s Fairyland inside Lakeside Park at Lake Merritt. The address to the park is 699 Bellevue Avenue, Oakland, CA 94610.
1. Transit Directions:
BART: Get off at the 19th Street station. Take the 20th Street stairway to street level. Walk on 20th Street to Harrison Street. Turn left on Harrison. Turn right on Grand Avenue. Fairyland is one block away, at the intersection of Grand and Bellevue (right side).
AC Transit: Take the #12 bus from the 19th Street BART station to Children’s Fairyland.
2. Driving Directions:
Marin, Richmond: Take 80 west to 580 east (toward Hayward)
San Francisco: Take the Bay Bridge to 580 east (toward Hayward)
Walnut Creek: Take 24 through the Caldecott Tunnel to 580 east (toward Hayward)
Berkeley: Take 580 east (toward Hayward)
& FOLLOW THESE DIRECTIONS
From 580 east: Take the Harrison Street exit in Oakland and turn right onto Harrison. Turn left at Grand Avenue. Fairyland is one block away, at the intersection of Grand and Bellevue. Turn to the right and park.
Hayward, San Leandro, and Pleasanton: Take 580 west to the MacArthur/Harrison exit in Oakland. Turn left on Harrison and left on Grand Avenue. Fairyland is one block away on the right, at the intersection of Grand and Bellevue.
San Jose, Hayward, and Fremont: Take 880 north to the Oak Street exit in Oakland. Turn right on Oak, which becomes Lakeside Drive. Turn right on Grand Avenue. Fairyland is located one block away, at the intersection of Grand and Bellevue (right side).
ENTER ON GRAND AVENUE IN FRONT OF CHILDREN’S FAIRYLAND. $5.00 WEEKEND/HOLIDAY PARKING.
THERE IS ALSO ON-STREET METERED AND NON-METERED PARKING – BE SURE AND FEED METERS.
August 27, 2016
Lake Merritt, Oakland
FedEx Presents The 12th Annual
Faith Fancher Breast Cancer Challenge
2016 Event Emcee - Frank Sommerville - KTVU-Fox2
2016 Event Emcee - Dave Clark - KTVU-Fox2
2016 Event Emcee - Freska
96.5 KOIT On-Air Personality (3pm - 8pm)
2016 Warm-up Host Kerry Silverstone with FOF Board Member Renel
Gary Kirven & Friends
Ticket Price: 1 for $20 / 3 for $50
Four (4) – 2 Day Passes to Disneyland and/or California Adventure. (Airfare not included) Exp. 6/17 Value $850. Orange Ticket
Bonus for 2016: There will be a voter registration table at the event!
A community tradition
The annual Faith Fancher Breast Cancer Challenge is a 5K walk/run fundraiser for Friends of Faith (FOF), a nonprofit created to honor the legacy of Faith Fancher. Money raised by this event enables FOF to provide grants to local, community-based organizations that support uninsured and underinsured, low-income women and men undergoing treatment for breast cancer.
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