December 2016


Author: Parkinson's Life editorsPublished: 17 November 2016

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San Antonio marathon December 2016 events


European Brain Council 2nd General Assembly, Brussels, Belgium

Learn more about the progress made throughout the year within the field of neurology. Professor David Nutt at the Division of Experimental Medicine at Imperial College London is president of the European Brain Council Professor.


Organise your own skydive, many regions throughout the UK

If you have a daring streak, why not sky dive to raise money for Parkinson’s causes? Parkinson’s UK will be on hand to help you arrange it and will send: a welcome pack including fundraising materials and a Parkinson’s UK T-shirt to wear on the day.


Move4Parkinson’s Dublin Voices of Hope Christmas Concert 2016, Christ Church, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland

Enjoy an evening of music that will include lots of Christmas favourites. This concert will also feature Shay Healy and the pupils of St Nicholas Montessori School, Dunlaoghaire.


Rock ‘n’ Roll 2016 Marathon, San Antonio, Texas, US

Help cheer athletes on, or run one of the races yourself and raise money for Parkinson’s causes. Different courses include: marathon, half-marathon, 10km and 5km runs, and a two-person relay over the half-marathon distance.


Countdown for Christmas, Ackworth, UK

Help support Parkinson’s UK raise money by joining in with the Christmas carols played by The Hepworth Band, and choirs from Ackworth School and the Major Minors Choir of Wakefield Girls High School.


Roseberry Topping Walk, Cleveland, UK

Walk the distinctive four-mile hill path starting and finishing at Great Ayton Station. The route allows you to discover fascinating history, fabulous wildlife and the 360-degree panoramic views that can be enjoyed from the summit. You’ll receive a fundraising pack, sponsorship forms and a map of the route.


BMW Dallas Half Marathon, Texas, US

Run one of the races and raise money for Parkinson’s causes or help cheer runners on. The different courses include: marathon, half-marathon, 10km and 5km distances, and a two-person relay over the full marathon distance and a shorter ‘social run’ course.


Midnight in Paris: NYE 2017 Gala Event Party to Cure Parkinson’s disease Los Angeles, California, US

Movement Disorders Neurology invites you to a Team Fox sponsored event to see the in new year. Enjoy French food and desserts from award-winning Catering of Paris and dress-up in the French-themed photo booth. There will also be live entertainment and a silent auction to raise money for Parkinson’s causes.

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