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Walt Disney World to Host Purple Day for Epilepsy Awareness Around the World and Expo; Spaceship Earth to Be Lit Purple on March 1

Mark your calendars now. Purple Day Every Day has just announced that their annual event for Epilepsy Awareness will be March 1, 2020.

The event is in its third year and will feature morning activities, as well as a free afternoon Epilepsy Expo β€” all held at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. The day will close with an evening at EPCOT where Spaceship Earth will illuminate in purple lights to raise awareness for epilepsy.

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The event is sponsored by the Anita Kaufmann Foundation & Epilepsy Association, whose mission is to educate the public not to fear epilepsy or brain trauma. Learn more about the event by visiting purpledayeveryday.org or by contacting [email protected]

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Rodie
Rodie
7 months ago

It is stereotypes that hurt people with special needs

Bridget Ford
Bridget Ford
7 months ago

This is so amazing! Bless you Walt Disney! <3

Keenya Docherty
7 months ago

It is an absolutely amazing thing to do to shown support to people who have epilepsy like me πŸ‘πŸ’œ

April
April
7 months ago

It’s about time there’s a company that knowtices epileptics exist. And not all epileptics are disfunctional. Maybe other companies will notice what Walt Disney is doing and follow them.