2018 bras across the bridge
Specifics for each event are below! Also below, are complete event day details with specific times, locations, and a parking pass!
- 9/19: Bra Decorating Party
- 9/21: Packet Pick Up
- 9/22: Event Day (Parking, Pre-Party, Post-Party, Specific Times, and Parking Details are all below!)
Wednesday 9/19: 5pM-7pM
Bra decorating Party (Hilton hotel Harrisburg)
Spend the evening bedazzling your bra with us for the BRA PARADE! The Foundation will have some tools to get you started, but feel free to bring your own materials to add some flare to your presentation. Share ideas and get inspired! This event is free, open to the public, and all are welcome. NOTE: If you're a team that would like to be considered for the "Top Bra Collection Team", you must drop your bras off that evening for an official count by an FYB team member.
Hotel Address: 1 N. 2nd Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101
Friday 9/21: 4pM-8pM
Packet Pick-up (Athleta, Susquehanna Shoppes)
Come to Athleta to pickup your event t-shirt and team sign early so you have less to think about on event day - and shop around while you're there! Stop by our t-shirt decorating station to bedazzle your shirt to compliment your bra presentation for event day!
Event Day Details
Parking on City Island will be FREE for event participants. However, we are NOT permitted to park in the general parking area. You must park in the City Island parking garage. Volunteers will be on hand directing traffic to the proper location. To be safe, we have created Participant Parking Passes in case anyone should ask you about parking.
6PM: Check-In/Registration CLOSES
Whether you decide to enjoy the Pre-Party with us or not, be sure you get to the Registration Table on City Island by 6PM. All staging will begin for registered participants at the close of registration.
6:30PM-7PM: Opening Ceremony Centerfield w/ Penn FC
We will be staging all registered participants at 6:15PM for the Opening Ceremony which takes place centerfield before the Penn FC game that evening. Open Ceremony ends around 7PM. We will be exiting the field and beginning our Bra Parade down City Island toward the Walnut St. bridge.
NOTE: If you bring family members or others not registered, they can walk toward the Walnut Street bridge prior to the Opening Ceremony to be there in time to watch you cross the bridge!
7PM-8PM: Bra Parade over Walnut Street Bridge
You won't want to miss the group crossing the bridge, showcasing their spectacular bra presentations! We'll begin our walk into Downtown immediately after.
The Bra Parade route is approximately 2 miles and is as follows:
City Island -> Walnut St Bridge -> Front St. -> Pine St. -> 2nd St. -> Arooga's (2nd & Locust)
8PM-9PM: Post Party at Arooga's
Come hang out at Arooga's in Downtown, Harrisburg and enjoy one FREE drink. Drink tickets will be given to each registered participant when they reach the Post Party. Naterpix Photobooth is providing the fun flix and we'll be giving out awards, so stick around for some fun with the group!