Know Before You Go: Big Hearts Walk 2022

Know Before You Go: Big Hearts Walk 2022

Know Before You Go!

Are you joining us Sunday, June 12th for our Annual Big Hearts Walk for St. Mary’s Kids? Read below to learn the latest updates and be prepared for the big day:


The event will be at John Golden/Crocheron Park in Bayside and is easy to get to from the Cross Island Parkway. The best point of entry is through the parking lot on 215th Place in Bayside NY.

Event Start Time

The event will begin promptly at 10 AM. Please plan to arrive an hour early to allow time for parking and check-in. This is a rain or shine event.


Please be aware that the parking lot at the park is small and quickly fills up. Alternatively, you may park on the street and St. Mary’s Hospital for Children will reserve part of their parking lot for walk participants to park (the park is a short walk from the hospital).


Starting at 9 AM, event check-in will be held near field 5 to the left of the parking lot (entrance on 215th place). If you checked in prior to the event and have your event bracelet you may bypass the check-in line. To check-in early email (early check-in closes on Friday, 6/10 at 3 PM)

Online Registration

Online registration will close Friday at 3 PM.

Day of Registration

Have some friends who would like to attend last minute? On the morning of the event, they can register onsite. Onsite Registration will open at 9 AM.  Cash is preferred.  Adults are $25 and Children are $10.

Family Fun Day

After the walk, enjoy a day of family fun at Crocheron Park. Activities will include music, carnival games, arts and crafts, small animals, raffles, food, and so much more.

Walk Route

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