Twin Cities Fart Walk

Time: 4:00pm
Date: Sunday, October 14th
Place: Lake Harriet bandshell
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As we all know, October is Flatulence Awareness Month (FAM). This year Grown-Up Club is proud to help eradicate our country’s butt-blasting stigma with the first ever Twin Cities Fart Walk.

The event will kick off at the Lake Harriet bandshell with brief words from honored guests and an inspirational group chant. Participants will then walk a 2.75 mile loop around the lake together, taking in the famous waters of Harriet and its attendant goose droppings. After the walk we’ll reconvene back at the bandshell to decompress and refuel with banana halves, mini bran muffins, and tiny cups of tepid water.

Participation is free, but we encourage attendees to purchase the official Twin Cities Fart Walk t-shirt or sweatshirt here* or create your own toot-themed attire to wear at the event.

*Note: please order your gas garb before September 26th to ensure that it arrives in time for the walk!


Why a fart walk?
In these divisive times it’s important to remember that everyone–regardless of age, race, creed, gender, or sexual orientation–produces gas that may make a funny sound or smell as it exits its cheek chamber. Farts unite us as a nation even as they divide the room.

Do you have to fart on the walk? That seems gross.
No. This is a walk to raise awareness, not a Sunday stroll that’ll leave your favorite undies in tatters. Accidental farters will not be publicly maligned, but if you do need to make an air bagel during the walk please do it away from the group.

Can I make a sign to carry?
Please do! The more visible our group, the less shrouded in shame farts become.

Is the walk wheelchair accessible?

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