Sunday, February 26, 2023 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Polaris Fashion Place, 1500 Polaris Pkwy.
Fun Mom & family walk to help kickoff the start of the Baby & Kids Expo! Help us raise funds for Columbus Diaper Bank!
Event Information (Indoors .25, .5 or 1-mile option)
The most fun you’ll ever have on a walk! Up to 7 fun stops during the walk
- Date: Sunday February 26, 2023 - 11:30 AM
- Location: Polaris Fashion Place (1500 Polaris Pkwy, Columbus, OH 43240)
- Start Location: Lower Level near JCPenney's inside the mall
- Distance: .25, .5, or 1 mile walk through the mall (all indoors)
- Start Time: 11:30AM (.5 or 1 mile) / 11:45AM (.25 mile)
- NO PETS ALLOWED (strollers are fine and very welcome!)
- Who can participate: Not only moms, but dads, grandparents, kids, babies, guardians, aunts, uncles, cousins or anyone looking for a fun family walk).
- Benefiting: Columbus Diaper Bank – help us provide diapers for families in need
- Baby & Kids Expo (Starts at Noon) Registration Coming Soon!
Registration Fees (each walker must register)
- Super Sale (Ends 2/2 – All fees increase $2 after 2/2/23)
- .25 Mile – 2 Fun Stops: $8
- .5 Mile – 4 Fun Stops: $10
- 1 Mile – 7 Fun Stops: $12
- Tickets purchased on Race Day will increase by $4
Walking Course & Fun Station Details:
Fun Candyland Course & Stations: This super fun walk is a winding path through the Polaris Fashion Place (all lower level). Like Candyland you’ll stop by up to 7 fun stations and finish at Big Air Columbus Trampoline Park!
- Fun Station #1 (All): Frisbee
- Fun Station #2 (.5 & 1 Mile Only): Squishy Toy
- Fun Station #3 (.5 & 1 Mile Only): Donuts
- Fun Station #4 (1 Mile Only): Lollipop Station
- Fun Station #5: (1 Mile Only): Lip balm – Fun Flavors
- Fun Station #6: (1 Mile Only): Candy Station
- Fun Station #7: (ALL): Free Stuffed Animal – you pick!!
- Finish Line (ALL): Finish Line Medal + Free Access to Bounce Park at Big Air Trampoline Park (Noon – 1PM)
- Baby & Kids Expo (Noon – 3PM): Once the walk is completed enjoy the fun, activities, resources, entrainment, and information that is a part of the 2023 Baby & Kids Expo! Find out more details: COMING SOON!
Donation Optional Item: Please feel free to bring any unused diapers or diaper packs that can be donated to the Columbus Diaper Bank!
- 11:00AM: Packet Pick-up Opens (lower level, outside JCPenney's in the mall)
- 11:30AM: Mommy & Me Walk starts (.5- or 1-mile distance)!
- 11:45AM - Mommy & Me Walk starts (.25-mile distance)!
- Noon- 1PM: Big Air Trampoline Park Opens - Free for all registered walkers!
- Noon – 3PM: Baby & Kids Expo!
Packet Pickup starts at 11AM and closes when the walk starts at 11:30AM (.5 or 1 mile) or 11:45AM (.25 mile). It will be located at the lower level of the Polaris Fashion Place in front JCPenney's (inside the mall). If you bring your QR code from your ticket, we can check you in quicker, or we'll have your name on a list.
A fun walk through out the lower level of the Polaris Fashion Place. It will be fun!
Race Day Updates
Race Day Updates on the Mommy & Me Wak will be either posted on the KidsLinked Facebook page or via email. Final runner instructions will be sent the week of the race.
Friends and family are welcome to watch and cheer! Only walkers with an official race bib for Mommy & Me Walk will be allowed on the course.
Inclement Weather Policy
The Mommy & Me Walk will start as scheduled at 11:30AM for distances regardless of rain, snow or cold temperatures (it is all indoors).
Please follow KidsLinked for constant updates and listen closely to all public address announcements on Race Day for information and instruction.
Please note: KidsLinked has a NO REFUND policy for all events. Course closes at noon.