Join GiGi’s Playhouse Orange County on June 17th, 2023, for our annual GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge, at Mission Viejo High School.

The GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge is a physical and social movement for ACCEPTANCE. We are stronger together, and TOGETHER we can and will change the way the world views Down syndrome and send a global message of Acceptance for all.

Day of Event Information 
9:50am: Check in/ Registration
10:15am: Welcome speech.
10:20am: Warm up by Zen Martial Arts
10:30am: Family Walk Kickoff (1 Mile= 4 laps at the Stadium)
11:30am: Dash for Down syndrome
11:50am: Closing
12:00pm: End of event
Enjoy the music and the fun with DJ Noah!

Important Notes: 
When you get to Mission Viejo High School, please go to Parking Lot 2 & Parking Lot 3


Then proceed to the Welcome table to check in and then to the Stadium.
No Food and Drinks (besides water) are allowed in the Stadium.
No Dogs are allowed in the Stadium.

Registration is: 
$30 a person for adults (18+)
$20 a person for kids
Individual with Down syndrome – Free
Registration fees include an event T-shirt. In order to guarantee a t-shirt, you must register by May 31st.

1st place FUNDRAISER: framed photo of your loved one with Down syndrome inside the Playhouse
2nd place FUNDRAISER: Nike backpack with sports items and GiGi's swag.
3rd place FUNDRAISER: Group Barre class or stretch & tone class at GiGi’s Playhouse for you and 9 of your friends.
4th place FUNDRAISER: GracePlace art basket full of goodies.


ALL teams that raise $500: team name on yard sign at the event, if funds received by June 5th (10:00pm PT)

ALL teams that raise $750: team name and photo on yard sign at the event and online, if funds received by June 5th (10:00pm PT)

Thank you to our sponsors!