2017 bras across the bridge
If you are a survivor participating in the event, we have something for you! But you need to let us know. Click below to RSVP.
Wednesday 8/9: 5p-7p
Bra Stringing Party (Harrisburg Hilton, 2nd Street, Hbg.)
Come help us string all of the donated bras together in preparation for the big day. 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 St, Harrisburg, PA 17101
Friday 8/11: 4p-8p
Event Day Schedule
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 on the side of City Island near the 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.
4:30p-6:30p: Pre-Party (Skyline Sports Complex, City Island HBG)
FREE and open to the public. So grabs some friends and come early to enjoy the Pre-Party where there will be lots going on.
- Sue Campbell from WINK104
- Corinne Lillis from WGAL8
- Susquehanna Style will have their Style Scene there taking pics
- Feel Your Boobies merchandise on sale
- Food & beer trucks on hand too!
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 6P. If you're registering the day of the event, please allow time to take your even swag bag back to your car to return to the Pre-Party by 6p. That is when all staging will begin for registered participants.
NOTE: Harrisburg Bike Taxis will be on hand offering "tips only" rides if you prefer a lift to and from your car.
6:30P-7P: Opening Ceremony Centerfield w/ City Islanders
We will be staging all registered participants at 6:15P for the Open Ceremony which takes centerfield before the City Islanders game that evening. Open Ceremony ends around 7P which is when we will be exiting the field and beginning our Bra Chain 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 during Opening Ceremony to be there in time to watch you cross the bridge
7P-8P: Bra Chain Parade over Walnut Street Bridge
Complete with music from Klock Entertainment, you won't want to miss the group crossing the bridge. Both sides of the bridge are lined by a long bra chain held by participants ending with a Survivor March where all survivors will parade across the bridge between the bra chains.
The Bra Chain 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)
8P-9P: Post Party at Arooga's
Come hang out at Arooga's and enjoy one FREE drink. Drink tickets will be given to each registered participant when they reach the Post Party. Photobooth fun will be on hand and stick around for some fun with the group.
NOTE: Harrisburg Bike Taxis will be on hand offering "tips only" rides to give you a lift back to your car.