Are you ready for the 2023 Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope in Barrie, Simcoe & Muskoka Region?

Walk Date: Sunday, September 10, 2023

It’s time to pick up the pace for ovarian cancer! Join the Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope, the largest and most powerful event of its kind in the country. The Walk is happening in communities across the country in-person and virtually Sunday, September 10, 2023.

Together, let’s make ovarian cancer a priority and fundraise to improve outcomes for Canadians living with and at risk of the disease.

DateSunday, September 10, 2023
LocationAllandale Station Park (Southshore Community Centre)
Address205 Lakeshore Dr, Barrie, ON L4N 7Y9
9 a.m. Arrivals and welcome
10:00 a.m. Opening ceremonies
10:15 a.m. Walk/run begins
11:00 a.m. Closing ceremonies begin
11:30 a.m. Special Guest Entertainment by The Barrie Sound Waves!


Thanks to our friends at Fox’s Bakery & Deli you’ll have plenty of fresh, locally baked muffins to fuel up before your Walk! Plus, the CheerPride All-Stars are returning this year to cheer you on!   

After your walk, stop by the photo booth to grab your commemorative pics compliments of Hidden Smirk Photobooth!


Important Information Regarding Parking

digital waterfront parking permit or hangtag waterfront pass is required to park for free at the Southshore Community Centre lot. Drivers can park without a pass/permit for $10/hour with a daily max of $50, enforced 24/7/365.

If you are a non-resident and paid parking is a barrier to participating in the event, please contact Courtney Willis at no later than Friday September 8th @ 12 PM EST.

Ready to walk?

Choose your walk location to get started. Can’t find an in-person Walk location near you? Choose your province’s ‘Virtual’ option as your location and join us from wherever you are.

Important Updates: Coming soon!

Exciting plans are underway to help you connect with the Walk, and each other. This page will be updated with all the details for your Walk. Let’s make the 2023 Walk an event to remember, as we push progress further and faster and save lives. Keep an eye on your inbox for updates and visit this page for more details. Are you on social media? Join your local Walk Facebook group to connect with those in your community and get important Walk day details. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, and use the hashtag #WalkofHope when sharing!

Become a Volunteer!

The Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope is only possible with enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers like you. We are looking for walk coordinators, committee members, and day-of volunteers across the country. 

If you are interested in volunteering,please contact with your name and location. 

National Sponsor

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Local Sponsors    

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