On Saturday, October 3rd our team will “tutu up” to raise breast cancer awareness while we dare New York City to #Dare2TUTU! Bob Carey will be creating ‘Ballerina’ images throughout the day.
A special ‘thanks’ to the companies and individuals that are joining us for our launch, and raising funds for our non-profit! This is a free event, but you must REGISTER to join us for brunch.
Note that these times are approximations, and we will be using social media (Twitter/Instagram) to keep everyone updated in real-time. Please make sure that you are following us!
7:45 AM – Bloomingdales at 59th Street
Tutu up! We are taking over Bloomingdales in our tutus! Departure around 8:45 AM towards Times Square stop.
Location: 1000 3rd Avenue, New York, NY 10022 (at 59th Street)
10:00 AM – The “Red Steps” at Times Square
The “Udderly delightful” mascot will be joining us in a tutu! Make sure you bring the kids along for some great picture opportunities.
Location: 47th Street and Broadway at TKTS ticket sales location
11:30 AM – Brunch in Times Square
Refuel on us! We’ll be having brunch before our walk to our final destination. The restaurant is located just a few blocks from the “red stairs” in Time Square. Volunteers will be given the exact location (it’s a secret) at the event. You must be on our volunteer list (register here) to join us for this portion of the event.
Location: Times Square
2:00 PM – Central Park (meet at Tavern on the Green)
Experience a “Ballerina” photoshoot with Bob Carey! Watch Bob create one of his famous images at Central Park. Meet at 2 PM at Tavern on the Green. We will walk into the park from there to see what catches his attention.
Location: West 67th Street and Central Park West
We look forward to meeting everyone and remember to bookmark this page in case there are changes.
Marcela Shine is Founder of Avanzar Ventures, Business Manager of The Tutu Project and an advisor to the Carey Foundation. Her company, Avanzar Ventures, has been supporting the project by providing operational, social media and technical implementation strategy since the inception of the project.
Best of Luck , So wish I could make it but we have another Cancer fundraiser for a former employee on Saturday .