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DSNetwork’s BUDDY WALK ARIZONA is GOING MOBILE

ANNOUNCING NEW DATE & LOCATION

See millions of twinkling and dancing lights at the Phx Zoo! 
Drive through ZooLights

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 28 @ 5:30 pm
DSNetwork’s 18th Annual BUDDY WALK ARIZONA

Buddy Walk® Arizona is going mobile with a parade of cars driving through Phoenix ZooLights. DSNetwork has been re-thinking how to safely host its Buddy Walk fundraiser due to the uncertainty caused by COVID-19.

One thing is for sure,
TOGETHER, WE ARE ONE!

Set a Fundraising goal of at least $250. Below are the prizes for the teams that raise money!

  • Each team will be able to have 1 car in the Drive thru ZooLights.
  • Fundraising Teams will be able to have more than 1 car based on the level raised.
  • All registered walkers receive a FREE commemorative t-shirt. 

$100 – DSNetwork 2021 Calendar & 1 car
$250 – $25 Amazon Gift Card & Calendar & 1 car
$500 – DSNetwork Backpack & Calendar & 1 cars
$1,000 – Bluetooth Speaker, Backpack & Calendar & 2 cars
$2,000 – $50 Amazon Gift Card, Backpack, Bluetooth Speaker & Calendar & 4 cars
$3,500 – One-way Ticket on Southwest Airlines & Calendar & 5 cars
$5,000+ – Roundtrip Ticket on Southwest Airlines & Calendar & 5 cars
Limit one prize per team. Prizes are not cumulative and are subject to change without notice.

  1. TAKE THE 1st STEP – REGISTER TODAY! THERE’S NO FEE TO REGISTER
    Join Arizona’s Buddy Walk with your family and friends.
    Start a team, join a team or register as an individual walker. If you are unable to be with us at the ZooLights on Nov. 28th or live out-of-state, you can register as a virtual walker and form or join a team.
  2. CREATE YOUR ONLINE FUNDRAISING PAGE
    After you register, customize your fundraising page by editing text and uploading pictures in your Fundraising Portal. You can make changes as many times as you’d like.
  3. SET A FUNDRAISING GOAL of RAISING at least $250 AND SPREAD THE WORD!
    Once your fundraising page has been set up, you can send emails to your friends and family through your Fundraising Portal. The emails will provide a direct link to your personal page where your friends and family can make a donation to your team.

All registered walkers receive a FREE commemorative t-shirt. 

ZooLights – Rules of the Road

  • For guest safety, all tailgates, van/car doors and hatchbacks must remain closed at all times.
  • Riding in the back of a pickup truck is not permitted.
  • Guests must remain in their vehicle at all times.
  • All vehicles must follow the guided route.
  • The speed limit is a tortoise-like 4 mph.
  • Vehicle size must be no larger than a full-size long bed truck.
  • Max vehicle specs are: 266″ L x 81″ W x 74″ H.
  • Motorcycles are permitted as long as guests remain seated at all times.
  • Passing is not permitted at any time.
  • Bicycles, skates, skateboards or scooters are not permitted. This is a motorized vehicle experience.

Drive through ZooLights – Additional Rules and Regulations

  • Loud noises are not permitted, including honking, music and yelling.
  • Guest should not attempt to feed the animals as they receive a healthy diet from their zookeepers.
  • Guest are expected to keep everything in their car (waste from food and beverage) and when they leave Zoo grounds, properly dispose of your waste in a trash can or recycle container.
  • Pets are not allowed – please advise in advance if certified service animals will be present , all service animals must be vetted by park ranger staff before entry.

Smoking Policy

  • The Phoenix Zoo is a Non-Smoking Facility. Guests will be asked to refrain from smoking while on zoo grounds.
GO TEAMS! CLICK HERE TO FIND YOUR FAVORITE TEAM & DONATE
Help us reach our $100,000 Goal!