Festival for the Future In Sight

Our 2022 Summer Signature Event!

Saturday, June 11, 2022

7:00 am Registration Opens

7:00-11:00 am Festival Booths and Activities

8:00 am 5k Run Starts

9:00 am Walk Starts

NHTI Campus, 31 College Drive, Concord NH 03301

Join us during the state’s largest gathering for awareness, support, and advocacy for people who are blind or visually impaired during our Festival for the Future In Sight featuring our 19th annual Walk for Sight and 1st annual Run for Sight 5k!

Future In Sight’s most popular event of the year invites the community to participate with their friends, family, and neighbors. New this year, the event will be held on NHTI’s campus in Concord and will have a 5k run option, in addition to the walk.

Additional fun activities include face painting, a puppy kissing booth with pups that will one day be Guide Dogs, raffles, and an experience via simulator glasses of what it is like to walk in the shoes of someone with a visual impairment. Plus, Miss New Hampshire will be attending the event.

Online registration is open until Friday, June 10th at 12:00 pm. Day-of registration will be available.

Registration Information: 

  • Adult 5k Runner: $25
  • Adult Walker: $20
  • Youth 5k Runner: $15
  • Youth Walker: $10

 

We have some exciting raffles day of for which you can purchase tickets!

50/50 Raffle

The more tickets bought, the bigger the winnings!

  • 1 ticket for $1
  • 10 tickets for $5
  • 20 tickets for $10

Red Sox Tix

This special raffle could have you and three friends sitting front row at the Red Sox vs. Toronto Blue Jays game on Tuesday, July 5th! Right Field Lower Box seats 5, 6, 7, & 8, wheelchair accessible. The winner will also receive a Red Sox photo holder ornament (pictured below). Total value of this prize is over $1,000!

  • 1 ticket for $20
  • 3 tickets for $50

Raffle Baskets

We have 13 awesome raffle baskets valued from $95 to $610, ready to be won! Buy your tickets and put them in the raffle for the baskets you want.

  • 1 ticket for $1
  • 10 tickets for $5
  • 20 tickets for $10
The Festival for Future In Sight logo, a Walk / Run / Fun family event!

For Returning Participants

Check out the video below to hear Randy address some of the questions we’ve received from returning participants on the changes to the annual Walk for Sight event.

To view the FAQs from returning participants, click here.

Check out this year’s raffle basket prizes!

 

Bird Feeder Kit

Value: $150

Set up these feeders and watch the birds come in! This basket from Duncraft is filled with everything you need to enjoy all the local wild birds.

It’s 5 O’clock Somewhere *MUST BE 21+*

Value: $120

No matter the time of day, it’s 5 o’clock somewhere, and this basket has a variety of alcohol for your enjoyment including Beat Single Malt Whiskey, Flag Hill Sugar Maple Liquor, Stark Distillery Coconut Rum, Bailey’s Salted Caramel, 3 cans of Monaco Cocktails, and Malibu Pina Colada 4 pack.

Let Your Creativity Run Wild

Value: $95

This basket has supplies for a variety of crafts to let your creativity run wild and is appropriate for a wide range of ages! With beading, tie dye, iron on letters, and more, you’ll be able to complete a wide range of projects!

Explore NH

Value: $175

This basket will take you around the state! Enjoy a sunset sail for 2 adults on the seacoast with the Gundalow Company, take in a show at the Capitol Center for the Arts in Concord with 2 $15 vouchers, grab dinner at Patrick’s Pub & Eatery in Gilford with 2 $25 gift certificates, and complete a puzzle of Mount Washington!

Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

Value: $250

Scratch for your chance of becoming a millionaire! The Future In Sight staff pooled together $250 worth of scratch tickets and you could be the lucky person who wins big with this basket of $5, $10, $20, and $25 scratch tickets!

Parent & Baby

Value: $200

A great gift for a new parent, this basket has a little something for parent and baby including: a hand knit baby blanket, newborn pants, bibs, several parent and baby nutrition books, a $100 gift certificate to Fleuresh, and a notebook set.

Fun for the Littles

Value: $240

Toys and family fun for your little kids including 4 passes to golf at Chucksters, 2 passes to Clark’s Trading Post, 4 passes to the Cheshire Children’s Museum, a handmade Future In Sight doll (made by one of our staff members), a spinning gears toy, a Pumba toy, and a slinky!

Movie and Games

Value: $155

Enjoy a movie and popcorn at the Red River Theatre one night (2 movie passes and 2 coupons for a medium popcorn), try out an escape room at Granite State Escape another night (gift certificate for 4 people), and then stay in a do a NH puzzle another night!

Puppy Love

Value: $570

A beautiful handmade piece of artwork is accompanied by a $20 Wholistic Pet gift card, treat launcher, electric nail file (open box), and sticker to make this basket!

Fun for the Bigs

Value: $335

Have some family fun with your older kids with 4 passes to Canobie Lake Park and a gift certificate for 4 people to Granite State Escape (age 13+)!

Quilt

Value: $610

This beautifully made quilt can be used to keep you warm in the winter or as a decorative wall hanging! It includes a pocket on the back as well as two wall hangers.

Tap Strap

Value: $250

The Tap Strap 2 is a single-handed all-in-one wearable keyboard, mouse & air gesture controller!

Wine & Dine

Value: $120

Make yourself some dinner and dessert from the cookbooks, pour yourself a glass of wine, and enjoy your meal outside on these beautiful NH summer evenings!

If you would like to fill out a paper registration or donation form, please access them here:

Festival Walker Registration Form

Festival Runner Registration Form

Festival Donation Form

Questions? Click here to download our Frequently Asked Questions

Want to help us spread the word? Feel free to download and print our flyer below and share it around your community!

Festival Flyer – Standard Paper Size (8.5 x 11in)

Festival Flyer – Legal Paper Size (8.5 x 14in)

All are invited to attend the Festival for the Future In Sight regardless of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability. We welcome all levels of physical ability to participate as a Walker or Runner and join us in celebrating all that Future In Sight does to help transform the lives of those who are blind or visually impaired.

Here are some snapshots of the beautiful NHTI Campus, this year’s venue for the Festival for the Future In Sight!

             

             

Though not required, we encourage all participants to fundraise for Future In Sight to further support our mission of advancing the independence of people who are blind or visually impaired. Bonus: you can win prizes by fundraising! Prizes are given based on individual fundraising.

Sponsored by:

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Derry Village Rotary Logo

A large crowd of walkers for going down main street Concord for the Walk for Sight
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