Relay for Life event schedule


The Second Annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life® of North Anderson gets underway May 4 at 7 pm at Wren High School. The cancer awareness and fundraiser event will feature lots of entertainment as it is held overnight. Individuals and teams will camp out at the football stadium with the goal of keeping at least one team member on the track or pathway at all times throughout the evening.

Schedules activites include . . .

6:45-7:00 PM

· Music plays over system

7:00-7:30 PM- Opening Ceremony

· Introduction and Welcome

· Prayer

· National Anthem (WHS ROTC and Moriah Reeves)

· Survivor Lap— Anna Davenport

· Caregiver Lap—Brooke Oliver (“I’ll Stand By You”)

· Team Lap—songs: “We are Family”- Sister Sledge; “Eye of the Tiger”- Survivor; “Change The World”- Eric Clapton; “Yes, We Can” – The Pointer Sisters

7:30-8:00 PM

· House Divided (WES Drummers) 30 minutes

· Children’s Area opens after Opening Ceremony

8:00-9:20 PM

· Centre for Performing Arts (20 minutes)

· Guthrie Grove (30 minutes)

· UCDC (20 minutes)

9:30- Luminary Service

· Introduction

· Powdersville Chorus

· After these songs please play any soothing music- maybe bagpipes, instrumental, etc

· Silent Lap—the songs will begin about mid-way through the silent lap.

· Womanless Beauty Contestants get ready (at end of ceremony)


· Palmetto 90s Band

10:30- Womanless Beauty Pageant

· Introductions

· “Talent”

· Collect money until 11:20

11:00-12:00- Zumba Fever – Powdersville

· Announce Winner of Womanless Beauty Pageant

12:15-1:00 AM- Marathon Student Band

1:00 AM – DJ takes over activities

· Line Dance/Group Dance

· Electric Slide

· Dance Laps –YMCA


· Musical Chairs Scavenger Hunt (teams)

· Hokey Pokey Lap


· Karaoke ($1.00 per song)

· Line Dance (Cupid Shuffle, Cha-cha Slide, etc.)

· Chicken Dance Lap

· Conga Lap


· Jessica Childress


· Potato Golf (teams)

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· 3-legged Race (teams)


· Limbo

· Crazy Hat Lap (“Mexican Hat Dance”- the Arriba Brothers)


· Zumba – Energy Fit – Pelzer, SC

6:00-7:00 AM

· Closing Ceremony

· Last Lap songs: “Celebrate”- Kool and the Gang; “Wake Me Up Before You Go Go”- Wham; “Here Comes the Sun”- The Beatles; “I’ve Had the Time of My Life”