IMPORTANT: EVENT REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
If you are interested in attending this event, you will need to register on-site.
Make-A-Wish 35th Birthday Bash: A Walk Through Wishland presented by the Disneyland® Resort
Join Make-A-Wish® Orange County and the Inland Empire for our 35th Birthday Celebration! Help us celebrate the more than 6,000 wishes granted in our local community with a day of fun!
Enjoy this FREE*, family-friendly event with a walk through Wishland.
Experience each type of wish (to be, to have, to meet and to go) with exciting wish zones along with a few special surprises!
Sunday, April 29, 2018 | 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
16500 Scientific Way
Irvine, CA 92618
1:00 p.m. - Doors Open
1:15 p.m. - Program
1:30 p.m.- Wishland Open
2:15 p.m. - Sponsor Challenge
3:00 p.m. - High School Challenge
3:45 p.m. - Raffle Pulled
4:00 p.m. - Event Concludes
*Capacity 1,500. Register to reserve your spot! Be sure to arrive early!
You will park in the parking lot across the street from the venue. (There will be signage directing you where to park.) Additionally, there will be complimentary shuttle service to take you to and from the venue. *Shuttle service will begin at 12:30 p.m.
If you use a wheelchair, please let us know ASAP so we can accommodate your vehicle. Email Kara at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 714-573-947 x 231
- Venue capacity is 1,500 people so be sure to arrive early as we are expecting a full crowd.
- No pets allowed. Service animals only.
- Cupcakes and beverages are available on a first come, first served basis.
- Carpooling is strongly encouraged!
<<Click here for our digital program>>
395 Supporters, Including:
“I’m looking forward to becoming a Volunteer to help Children’s wishes come true❤️”
“My daughter had her make a wish done with the riverside make a wish. It was the most amazing week ever for her . She always talks about it ”
“Always be kind 😊”
“Give a little of your time, receive endless inspiration. ”
“Face painter's family joining the event - Jessica inputted these”
“My sons wish helped him be a kid again. Thank you for all you do! We can't wait to join the fun.”
“Good things last forever.”
“Raymond melgarejo and family ”
“Been a volunteer for 21 years”
“A simple smile, touch, or kind word can make anyone’s day and help heal the mind body and soul!”
““There is hope in dreams, imagination, and in the courage of those who WISH to make those dreams a reality.” (J. Salk, 1914 - 1995)”
“So excited to celebrate 35 years of Make-A-Wish OC! It’s going to be amazing!”
“Thank you for the giving us high school students the ability to serve our community!”
“Love the kids and Make-a-Wish program.”
“Join us as we celebrate 35 years of granting wishes for children with critical illnesses!”
“As a Wish Family... A wish truly opens the door to kindness and lasting memories.”
“I'm grateful for the opportunity to be a part of this amazing organization and love being a Wish Granter! :-)”
“Thank you, Make-A-Wish, for all you do”
“Can't wait for it !!!”
“Can't Wait!!! I love my Family!!!”
“You are loved”
“Can’t wait sounds fun!”
“Your Wish is My command!”
“In loving memory of Diana Leung ”
“No greater gift than granting a wish!”
“Christina's Hearts for Hope supports Make a Wish.”
“Proud to be MAW staff Alumi”
“Always an honor to support our Wish Kids!”
“Julia Walker (the Walkers) is a WISH FAMILY!!!”
“Carpe diem ”
“Tracy and John will be there ”
“"Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls..." - Mother Teresa”
“Make A Wish is a fantastic organization that granted a wonderful wish for my son Arie 6 years ago. He had an experience of a life time. And today, he still talks about it. Thank You Make A Wish!”
“Looking forward to attending! ”
“Can’t wait to celebrate! Sounds fun.”
“Can't wait my family and I have been attending the walk every year and we are happy to celebrate this wonderful cause!”
“Blessed Wish Family - meant so much especially when he got sick again!”
“Being a Wish Grantor was a dream come true for me! It’s amazing to see the kids’ faces light up. ”
“Being a wish granter has been a great experience as I am able to see the child so happy and excited to find out their wish is coming true.
As one of my wish child said during his wish, "Dream Come True."”
“I am a wish grantor ”