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Girl Scout Craft Fair

Date:
Nov 11, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-758-2820

Support youth entrepreneurs in your community by shopping at the Girl Scout Craft Fair. Shop for baked goods, handmade crafts and other goodies. All proceeds will benefit local Girl Scout Troops. Open to the public. Free Entry.

Make-A-Wish® Colorado Walk For Wishes & 5K Run

Date:
Oct 21, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-750-9474

Attend a family-friendly, community event that raises funds to help Make-A-Wish® Colorado grant wishes to children battling life-threatening medical conditions. Participants are encouraged to form teams and join the fun by taking part in the 5K Run or Walk. The expo will feature games, activities, and free food.

Pup Run Denver

Date:
Oct 20, 2018 8am - noon
Cost:
$25
Phone:
720-913-1311

Join a 5K run/walk for people and pets. All pets must be on a non-retracting leash and have proof of age-appropriate vaccinations. Limit one pet per runner. A percentage of net ticket sales will benefit a local pet food pantry. Bring food donations to benefit the Pantry.

Hero Awards Luncheon

Date:
Apr 26, 2018 11am - 1pm
Cost:
$45 general admission, $30 for people who work directly with youth (case workers)
Phone:
720-420-9780

Enjoy a luncheon including the presentation of scholarships to youth who have overcome significant adversity. Local citizens who work on behalf of at-risk youth in Boulder County will be honored. Reservations required.

Sugar Plum Tea Party

Date:
Nov 24, 2018 to Nov 25, 2018
Schedule:
Nov. 24-25, 1pm and 4pm
Cost:
$35
Phone:
303-772-1335

Attend a fundraiser and enjoy afternoon tea and sweet treats while watching a mini performance of The Nutcracker.

The Polar Plunge

Date:
Jan 01, 2019 11am
Cost:
$35 adult through Dec. 31, $40 day-of, $15 kids age 12 and under
Phone:
720-524-5402

Support the American Cancer Society by plunging into icy cold water, either as an individual or as part of a group. Reservations required.

Run The Rocks

Date:
Oct 14, 2018 9am
Cost:
$45-$60
Phone:
303-338-4327

Be part of a run/walk supporting the efforts of the American Lung Association in Colorado to support clean air and healthy lungs. Join a 5K run/walk and a 10K run around Red Rocks.

Make-A-Wish Colorado Wheels & Wishes

Date:
Aug 05, 2018 10am - 3pm
Cost:
$10, free age 12 and under
Phone:
303-750-9474

See exotics, classics, muscle cars, and imports. Enter to win a chance to ride along in a dream car. There will be a children’s play area, food, and beverages. Proceeds benefit Make-A-Wish Colorado.

Northern Colorado Jingle Bell Run

Date:
Dec 02, 2018
Schedule:
Registration 8am, race starts at 10am
Cost:
$35 untimed, $40 timed. Price goes up $5 day of registration. Donations are welcome in addition to registration fees, proceeds of which go to the Arthritis Foundation
Phone:

Get decked out and be festive while racing to raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability, arthritis. Wear a favorite holiday costume and tie jingle bells to shoelaces.

Rett Syndrome Walk n’ Roll

Date:
Aug 12, 2017 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Cost:
FREE
Phone:
303-409-2600

Attend the signature event to bring the community together to raise awareness and money to help find a cure for Rett Syndrome. There will be a free chuck wagon lunch, silent and live auctions, face painting, balloon magician and fairy princesses for the kids. The event is free, but a suggested donation of $5 per…

Comfort Quilts

Date:
Jul 14, 2018 1 - 5pm
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-665-5200

Help create and decorate comforting quilts for Lafayette fire and police officers to hand out to children in need. Children welcome when accompanied by an adult.

Growing Gardens Plant Sale

Date:
May 06, 2018 to May 20, 2018
Schedule:
May 5-6, 12,-13, 19-20; 8am-4pm
Cost:
Free admission; cost varies for plants
Phone:
303-443-9952

Find a great selection of organic and bee-safe tomato, vegetable, and herb starts that are grown in Growing Gardens’ greenhouses. All proceeds benefit Growing Gardens’ nonprofit agriculture education programs.

Miles for Moms Run/Walk 5K

Date:
Oct 14, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
720-913-1311

Help raise awareness and funds in support Florence Crittenton Services. Each participant will receive a free t-shirt, optional race bib and timing chip, goody bag, snacks, and access to all event activities. Activities for the whole family include face painting, pumpkin decorating, and balloon animals,

PH In The Park

Date:
Aug 26, 2018 8am
Cost:
$25-$40 plus $5 dog registration
Phone:
800-233-6837

Participate in the 10th annual event to support pulmonary hypertension research and education. There will be a 5K run/walk and community awareness activities.

7th Annual Bow Ties and Tails

Date:
Sep 08, 2018 5 - 8pm
Cost:
Visit website for ticket and donation levels. Purchase tickets at bowtiesandtailsevent.org
Phone:
303-364-9040

Attend a fundraiser, hosted by Canine Partners of the Rockies, a Colorado nonprofit organization that raises and trains dogs to become service dogs for people who are paralyzed, have multiple sclerosis, and autistic children. Activities include puppy paintings with actual puppies painting at the event, cuddle-a-canine, a puppy kissing booth, and wine pull. There will…

Wish Night

Date:
Feb 23, 2018 6 - 10pm
Cost:
$250 and up
Phone:
303-750-9474

Join Make-A-Wish Colorado for the journey of a wish selection by an 8-year-old girl battling a critical illness to the granting of the wish. In addition to this rare insider’s view, there will also be performances by local wish kids and a special acoustic set by Joe King from The Fray, as well as a…

Summer Friends Book Sale

Date:
Aug 18, 2018 to Aug 25, 2018
Schedule:
During library hours
Cost:
Free admission. $2-$3 for adult books; $1 or less for children's books
Phone:
303-665-5200

Shop a library sale of fiction and nonfiction books for adults and children, sponsored by The Friends of the Lafayette Library.

Run to the Shrine

Date:
May 18, 2019 7:30 - 11am
Cost:
$30-$55
Phone:
719-633-9925

Run for a good cause on the one day of the year foot traffic is allowed on the road to the Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun. The 4-mile run/walk course is chip timed, winding through the Zoo with giraffes, elephants, and a rhino lining the course.

Race for Research

Date:
Aug 18, 2019 9am
Cost:
$40 adults, $20 age 12 and under for 5K. Free age 12 and under for Kaylene's Kids Fun Run. Prices higher on race day
Phone:
720-913-0664

Join in the Cancer League of Colorado's event that raises money for cancer research. There will be a timed 5K loop, kids fun run, post-race Expo, free pancake breakfast, and craft beer garden.

La Fiesta Underwater World Party

Date:
Sep 08, 2018 6:30pm - 12am
Cost:
$25 adult, $5 children
Phone:
303-996-0275

Celebrate Boulder County’s multicultural community with live bands, dancing, and food trucks. Artisan goods will be available for purchase at the World Market. Proceeds help Intercambio improve lives through English education and unite communities across cultures. Reservations required online or at the Intercambio offices in Boulder or Longmont.

PEN’s Colorado Gives Day Celebration

Date:
Dec 04, 2018 6 - 8:30pm
Cost:
$25 for barbeque buffet meal; free entry if not eating. Cash bar available for drinks
Phone:
608-770-1342

Enjoy a fun evening in the private barrel room of Fate Brewing Company to celebrate Colorado Gives Day. Be inspired by the Parent Engagement Network's (PEN) impact, reach, and plans for the upcoming year. Barbecue buffet provided by Yoder Smoker.

Stumpy’s Stampede 5K/10K Trail Run

Date:
Aug 06, 2017 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-316-2660

Support the JCC Ranch Camp Camper Fund and participate in a 5K or 10K trail run. The race includes the Mac-A-Dash Kids obstacle course and fun run, post-race snacks and entertainment. $5 - $35.

The Waldo Waldo 5K

Date:
Oct 20, 2018 8am - 2pm
Cost:
Free-$45
Phone:
719-886-0088

Join thousands of Waldos and Wendas and take to the streets in the final family-friendly 5K walk and fun run. Registration comes with a Waldo or Wenda costume kit (characters from the popular Where's Waldo? children’s books) and the money raised benefits local nonprofits that support Waldo Canyon recovery and trails and open space maintenance in…

Hazel Miller Band

Date:
Feb 21, 2018 7pm
Cost:
$32-$39
Phone:
303-460-6800

Join the Broomfield Council on the Arts and Humanities for its annual benefit featuring Hazel Miller Band and comedian Dave Shirley as host. Proceeds benefit cultural programming for all ages. Age 21 and up.

Niwot Rotary Oktoberfest

Date:
Sep 30, 2017 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cost:
FREE
Phone:
303-652-2433

Enjoy live bands, storytellers, face painting, pumpkin painting, bouncy castle, beer garden and more. Proceeds from the event benefit Coal Creek Meals on Wheels, Attention Homes, and Colorado Friendship Mobile Food & Clothing. Tickets available now at www.niwotoktoberfest.com. Tickets: Early bird $30, At event $35, VIP $75 Kids & non-drinkers are welcome - admission is…

Pickin’ and a Givin’ Bluegrass Bash

Date:
Sep 13, 2018 6 - 10pm
Cost:
$200
Phone:
303-563-8290

Attend the annual fall dinner with local bluegrass bands Pick & Howl and Big Time Rascals who will battle it out for your dollars. The evening will also feature a dinner, open bar, lawn games, live auction, wine pull, and dancing.

Comeback Trail 5K Run/Walk

Date:
May 06, 2018
Schedule:
8am check-in, 9am opening ceremony
Cost:
Free registration but donations are encouraged
Phone:
1-800-STROKES (787-6537)

Be part of one of the only events in the U.S. solely focused on stroke survivors and education. The walk is open to participants of all abilities and features different paths to accommodate stroke survivors and other attendees in various stages of fitness or recovery. Participants will have the option to complete a 5K trail…

2018 Special Olympics Polar Plunge

Date:
Feb 10, 2018 to Mar 11, 2018
Schedule:
Events occur around Colorado on various dates. Check website for specifics.
Cost:
Pledge to participate
Phone:

Take a chilly dip for the signature event raising funds and awareness for the mission and programs of Special Olympics. Run into the water wearing your finest costumes and be automatically entered into the costume contest. Attend the party pre-Plunge with hot food and drink and a DJ spinning tunes. Plunges are happening at multiple…

6th Annual Listen To Your Mother: Boulder

Date:
May 05, 2018 7pm
Schedule:
Doors open at 6pm
Cost:
$22
Phone:
303-442-1411

Listen to a series of live readings about motherhood that take place in cities around the country, to celebrate Mother's Day. Complimentary snacks and wine are available before the show from 5-6:30pm, across the street at the Birth Center of Boulder, 2800 Folsom St. Ten percent of ticket sales benefit A Precious Child.

7th Annual Hoops for Hope

Date:
Mar 10, 2019 1:30 - 4pm
Cost:
$8 in advance, $10 at the door, $25 for families of 4 or more, free for children age 3 and under
Phone:
303-563-8290

Cheer on Adam’s Camp campers with special needs, local celebrities, and former professional and collegiate athletes for a unique game of basketball. There will also be a Special Olympics Colorado game area, Disney characters and superheros, mascots from Colorado sports teams, face-painting, and a silent auction.

14th Annual Great Candy Run

Date:
Nov 12, 2017 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cost:
Phone:
877-789-HOPE

Join thousands of runners and walkers at a sweet race for a sweet cause, benefitting the Fetal Health Foundation. There will be a 5K Run/Walk a competitive Stroller Division for those pushing little ones and a free Jelly Bean Kids Fun Run. Plus, lots of sweet extras: on-course entertainment, costume contests, prize money, sweet medals…

20th Anniversary Celebration

Date:
Oct 19, 2018 6 - 10pm
Cost:
$50
Phone:
303-319-2963

Help acquire shortgrass prairie land and protect it permanently for wildlife at this SPLT fundraiser. Enjoy heavy appetizers and desserts, fine wines from Bonterra Organic Vineyards, and a silent auction.

Ullrgrass Music Festival

Date:
Jan 26, 2018 to Jan 28, 2018
Schedule:
Friday, 3-8pm, Saturday, 11am-8pm, Sunday, 11-5pm
Cost:
Tickets are on sale now at www. UllrGrass.com (Age 12 and under are free)
Phone:
847-409-7619

Dress in Viking regalia to celebrate Ullr, the Norse God of winter. Enjoy a bluegrass music lineup with artists from Nashville to Colorado, including the UllrGrass All-Stars (with members of Railroad Earth, Leftover Salmon, Lyle Lovett Band, CORAL CREEK, Hot Buttered Rum, and Hot Rize). On Saturday, sample craft brews and ciders from more than…

Arvada Fair For The Band

Date:
Nov 23, 2018 to Nov 24, 2018
Cost:
$3 door fee
Phone:
303-982-0162

Shop handcrafted goods from local artists as well as support the band and color guard programs of Arvada High School. There will be over 100 local vendors showcasing their handmade items plus concessions, door prizes, band performances, and a free kids craft corner.

Festival of Wishes

Date:
Jun 16, 2018 10am - 2pm
Cost:
$10 and up
Phone:
303-750-9474

Attend a family-friendly celebration that raises funds to help Make-A-Wish Colorado create wishes for children with critical illnesses. Families, friends, corporations, and schools are invited to enjoy games, prizes, entertainment, classic carnival food for purchase, and lots of wish magic.

Dumb Friends League Furry Scurry

Date:
May 04, 2019 9am - noon
Cost:
$50 per person registration, $25 age 12 and under
Phone:
303-751-5772

Enjoy a 2-mile walk around Wash Park, followed by refreshments, food trucks, contests, dog demonstrations, and shopping for your furry friends at the Flealess Market. Registration required; includes a Furry Scurry T-shirt and walk participation bib.

Be the Gift 10th Anniversary Gala

Date:
Nov 08, 2018 6:30 - 10pm
Cost:
Visit website for ticket details
Phone:
970-691-8777

Celebrate and support bringing hope, restoration and life to single moms in the Greater Denver community. Food and wine will be served. Single moms will share their stories and April Zesbaugh from 850 KOA will serve as the master of ceremonies. All proceeds from the event will benefit the single moms that Be the Gift…

Tails, Tunes & Tastes

Date:
Aug 29, 2019 6 - 9:30pm
Cost:
$45.75-$50.75
Phone:
719-633-9925

Dance and dine the night away at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s after-hours event. Enjoy four stages of live music, all-inclusive drinks, international cuisine, keeper talks, and animal demonstrations. Age 21 and up.

Dumb Friends League Wag ‘n Trail

Date:
Sep 22, 2018 8am - noon
Cost:
$50 registration
Phone:
303-751-5772

Participate in a 1.6-mile hike with pups, a beer garden, silent auction, dozens of pet-related vendors, food trucks, music, adoptable dogs, and access to a five-acre, off-leash dog park before or after the festivities. Registration includes a downloadable event photo with your dog, a frame, and bag of treats, craft beer or root beer, and…

JDRF One Walk

Date:
Sep 10, 2017 8:00 AM
Cost:
FREE
Phone:
303-770-2873

Check-in @ 8am; Race starts @ 10am Join the cause to create a world without type 1 diabetes (T1D). Raise money for life-changing research for the millions affected by this devastating disease. Visit the website for full details.

Natural Night Out

Date:
Oct 05, 2018 5:30 - 9pm
Cost:
See website for cost
Phone:
303-499-3647 ext. 108

Attend a fundraising auction for Thorne Nature Experience, and celebrate founder Dr. Thorne’s 90th birthday. Cocktail attire suggested. Reservations required online.

WOW! on Tap Fundraiser

Date:
May 18, 2019 6 - 9pm
Cost:
$40
Phone:
303-604-2424

Enjoy tastes of local craft beers and food plus hear live music from SoulTyme. Play games, do a Build-a-Robot activity, and silent auction. All proceeds raised benefit WOW!'s Community Art Garden. Age 21 and up.

Cultiva Farm Dinner

Date:
Aug 05, 2017 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:

Feast under the stars at Growing Gardens, a Boulder non-profit dedicated to cultivating community through urban agriculture. The 18th Annual Cultiva Farm Dinner features a bountiful five-course dinner prepared by award-winning local chefs, an open bar, and auction. Parents/adults. See website for details.

Frank Shorter RACE4Kids’ Health 5k and Expo

Date:
Apr 08, 2018 8am - 12pm
Cost:
$40 adult through April 7, $45 on race day; $20 age 14 and under through April 7, $25 on race day
Phone:
303-464-7191

Participate in the 9th annual Frank Shorter RACE4Kids' Health 5K and Expo with your family, to benefit the nonprofit organization Healthy Learning Paths. Try the Applebee's Buzz run for ages 3-5 or Diaper Dash for age 2 and under. Wear a costume for a chance to win a prize.

FORTitude 10k

Date:
Sep 03, 2018 8am - 2pm
Cost:
$50 until August 20, $55 after that
Phone:

Participate in the Labor Day road race through the streets of Fort Collins, finishing in Colorado State University’s Canvas Stadium. The race also features the USA Pro Race Chase with professional runners competing for one of the largest non-marathon prize purses in Colorado and the Salute to Labor Day which honors first responders in the…

The Jeremy Bitner Memorial 5K/10K Run and Walk

Date:
Jun 22, 2019 8am
Cost:
Visit the website for registration levels and cost
Phone:

Help raise money to assist the families of fallen law enforcement officers in Colorado. Vendors and children’s activities will start at the conclusion of the run/walk, and will include a kids run, along with an entire day of activities for the whole family.

Sleep Tight Colorado’s 7th Annual 5K Pajama Jog

Date:
Aug 19, 2017 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Cost:
Phone:
720-295-9276

Join in a timed 5K for people to run, jog, or walk. 100% of the proceeds goes toward buying sleeping bags for Colorado’s homeless. There will also be a costume contest for men, women and kids. Registration is $25 online through August 17th 11:59PM and $35 at the event.

The Lemon Climb Denver

Date:
May 12, 2018 8:30am
Cost:
$25 to register
Phone:
866-333-1213

Help kids with cancer while challenging yourself to walk, run, or race up 43 flights of stairs to the top of the 1999 Broadway building. Following the climb, participants of all ages can join the after-party at the top of the building while enjoying light bites and sky-high views.

Mile High Holiday Mart

Date:
Nov 09, 2018 to Nov 11, 2018
Schedule:
Nov. 9-11, hours vary by date
Cost:
$10
Phone:
303-871-7577

Join the Junior League of Denver for a unique and exclusive holiday shopping experience, and give back to the Denver metro community.

Slam Dunk Against Lupus

Date:
Sep 23, 2017 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
646-884-6000

Attend a family event filled with sports, pro-athletes, entertainment, prizes, and philanthropy, with 100% of proceeds going to lupus research. Hosted by Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried and Lupus Research Alliance.

Make-A-Wish Colorado Bingo Night

Date:
Apr 13, 2019 5:30 - 9pm
Cost:
$7 suggested donation/bingo card
Phone:
719-337-8890

Join hundreds of community members for an evening of fun with games, raffles, a silent auction, and a celebration for wish kid Shae, who is about to embark on her wish to go on a Disney Cruise.

CF Climb

Date:
Jul 21, 2018 7am
Cost:
$25 and up
Phone:

Gather family and friends for a stair climbing and fundraising event that supports the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Date:
Oct 28, 2018 8am
Cost:
Visit website for levels and donation information
Phone:

Join in the American Cancer Society's event to raise funds for breast cancer research grants and patient programs. The 5K event is dog- and stroller-friendly.

Mallets for Melanoma

Date:
Aug 06, 2017 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Cost:
Visit website for details
Phone:

Enjoy a day of polo, live entertainment and more to benefit the Colorado Melanoma Foundation. $30, $100 Tailgate Ticket, free 12 and under.

Sleep Tight Colorado’s 5K Pajama Jog

Date:
Aug 17, 2019 8 - 11am
Cost:
$25
Phone:
720-295-9276

Be part of a professionally-timed 5K which you can choose to run, jog, or walk in which 100 percent of the proceeds goes toward buying sleeping bags for Colorado’s homeless. Wear a costume to be entered to win prizes. Leashed pets are welcome.

15th Annual Great Candy Run

Date:
Nov 11, 2018 8:30am - noon
Cost:
$30 and $40
Phone:
877-789-HOPE

Join thousands of runners and walkers benefiting the Fetal Health Foundation. There's a 5K run/walk with a competitive stroller division for those pushing little ones, and a free Jelly Bean Kids Fun Run. There will also be on-course entertainment, costume contests, prize money, and a Jelly Belly Village with four tasting booths. Register online.

Bobcat Boogie Family Fun Run and 5K

Date:
Apr 06, 2019 9:30am
Cost:
$20 and up
Phone:
303-233-0401

Enjoy views of the Rockies and run through the Community College Open Space park while being entertained and cheered on by a variety of dance groups. Race day festivities include a 5K race, a one-mile Fun Run, a post-race celebration for participants, music, free photo booth, color hair spray station, face painting, and kids activities.…

Stanley Harvesting Hope 5K

Date:
Nov 22, 2018 8am
Cost:
$40, free age 9 and under
Phone:

Attend the 3rd annual turkey trot race featuring a friendly and competitive 5K run/walk complete with participant prizes and swag. There will also be a kids 1k fun run.

Mom UP! Project

Date:
Jan 25, 2018 4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Cost:
Phone:

Receive a swag bag loaded with offers/samples from participating businesses, shop at more than 60 pop up shops inside the hangar, listen and learn during the 30 UP! Showcase Presentations, and get a drink (or two) from the cash bar. $8 from every ticket will be donated back to the school PTA of the attendee’s…

An Evening under the Stars with Colorado Ballet

Date:
Aug 26, 2017 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Cost:
Phone:
720-898-7200

Join the stars of Colorado Ballet under the stars for a program featuring excerpts from upcoming and past productions as well as other classical and contemporary works. The production will close with a performance of Serenade by choreographer George Balanchine to Tchaikovsky’s “Serenade for Strings in C.”

Make-A-Wish Colorado Walk For Wishes & 5K Run

Date:
Oct 21, 2018 8 - 11am
Cost:
Registration is $35 for adults and $25 for youth and includes a Walk For Wishes T-shirt
Phone:
303-750-9474

Join a 5K or 1-mile run/walk or a free kids fun run, and enjoy family-friendly games and activities, prizes, and awards. Help Make-A-Wish Colorado grant wishes to children battling critical illnesses.

Coldwell Banker Denver Century Ride

Date:
Jun 15, 2019
Schedule:
Start and end times vary depending on route
Cost:
Visit website for registration and pricing details
Phone:
303-375-5475

Choosing one of four bicycle routes, explore the many diverse neighborhoods of metro Denver while supporting key cycling advocacy groups. Routes run 100, 85, 50, or 25 miles. Courses are designed to accommodate cyclists of all experience levels from novice to expert. Enjoy a post-ride celebration with entertainment, food, drinks, and a lifestyle expo.

YWCA Dash and Bash

Date:
Sep 30, 2018 8am - 2pm
Cost:
Free to register; $50 or more suggested fundraising goal or donation
Phone:
303-443-0419

Celebrate the mission of empowering women and eliminating racism with a fun 5K and 10K walk or run and a 1-mile kid’s dash, followed by a rally and multicultural festival.

Letters

Date:
Aug 02, 2019 to Aug 04, 2019
Schedule:
Aug. 2, 5pm; Aug. 3-4, 2pm
Cost:
Free but donation of $10 is suggested
Phone:
303-356-9165

See the new play about a young family who must overcome grief and become closer when they lose one of their twin daughters. The play raises money for the Fetal Health Foundation. Age 9 and up.

RiNo Rocks Out

Date:
Feb 24, 2019 6 - 10pm
Cost:
$20-$25
Phone:
303-296-6686

Attend a concert and prize drawing to fight homelessness in our community featuring Thumpin’, a Denver dance band. All proceeds will benefit Sacred Heart House of Denver, a self-sufficiency program for women and children who are experiencing homelessness in Denver. Purchase tickets online.

14th Annual Gorilla Run

Date:
Oct 21, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
720-524-0272

Wear a full gorilla or banana costume (provided...yours to keep!) and help raise funds for the Mountain Gorilla Conservation Fund, the international charity working to save the world's last remaining mountain gorillas and keeping Dian Fossey's dream alive for the past 32 years.

Music Matters March

Date:
Mar 01, 2019 to Mar 31, 2019
Cost:
Varies by venue and concert ticket sale amount
Phone:
303-993-5226

Listen to music at a variety of venues and help a fundraiser for Youth on Record. Venues are showing their support by donating money from their ticket sales and some artists are matching the donations. Donation buckets will also be available onsite. Visit the website to learn more about which venues are participating and who…

Hop, Skip & A Jump Start

Date:
Sep 16, 2018
Schedule:
Day-of registration and expo begins at 7:30am; 5K starts at 9am; Mini-Meets begins at 10:15am
Cost:
5K registration: $28-$38; Mini-Meet registration: $13-$20
Phone:
303-433-7444

Walk along the beautiful South Platte River Trail in the stroller-friendly 5K, or watch the kiddos go for gold in the kid course, toddler trot, or infant crawl.

Frank’s Ride for Children 2019 Poker Run

Date:
Jun 08, 2019 8am
Cost:
$5 donation for breakfast, $20 donation for the ride
Phone:

Attend the 33rd anniversary run through Northern Colorado, beginning in Longmont and ending at Anderson Farms. There'll be live entertainment, silent auction, free giveaways, and a barbecue pig roast. Proceeds go to Make-A-Wish Colorado.

Cat Video Fest

Date:
Mar 16, 2019 7pm
Cost:
$6.50-$12
Phone:
303-440-7826

Watch a compilation reel of the latest and best cat videos culled from countless hours of unique submissions and sourced animations, music videos, and the internet. The event raises money for cats in need through partnerships with local cat charities, animal welfare organizations, and shelters to best serve cats in the area.

Adam’s Camp Hoops for Hope

Date:
Mar 18, 2018 1 - 4pm
Cost:
$8 in advance (available online or at Adam’s Camp, Partners in Pediatrics offices, or Peak Athletics), $25 for 4-pack, $10 at the door, free age 3 and under
Phone:
303-563-8290

Join Adam’s Camp campers with special needs plus local celebrities, former professional and collegiate athletes, and the providers from Partners in Pediatrics for a unique game of basketball. In addition to the game, there will be mascots from Colorado’s sports teams, face-painting, and a silent auction.

Climb for Courage

Date:
Jun 23, 2018 8:30am
Cost:
$20 and up
Phone:
719-266-3021

Compete in a timed stair climb race, covering 2,700 stairs (2.7 kilometers) around Falcon Stadium or participate in a shorter, untimed Fun Wave around the lower portion of Falcon Stadium, perfect for kids and families.

Denver Jingle Bell Run

Date:
Dec 09, 2018
Schedule:
Registration starts at 8am, the run starts at 10am
Cost:
$40 untimed 5K, $45 timed 5K. Price goes up $5 on race day. Donations are encouraged in addition to registration fees; all proceeds go to the Arthritis Foundation
Phone:
720-913-0664

Get decked out and be festive while racing to raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability, arthritis. Wear a favorite holiday costume and tie jingle bells to shoelaces.

17th Annual Stuff for Students – School Supply Drive

Date:
Aug 01, 2018 to Aug 29, 2018
Cost:
Donated items.
Phone:
303-232-2200

Help provide school supplies to Colorado students. Help fill a car, truck or SUV in each of the showrooms with essential school supplies. “Stuff for Students” collection bins will be featured at Larry H. Miller locations in Denver, Aurora, Centennial, Lakewood, Highlands Ranch, Thornton, Federal Heights and Boulder. In addition, monetary contributions can be made…

2nd Annual Kith Babywear Walk and Family 5K

Date:
Sep 15, 2018 8am
Cost:
$40 in advance, $50 day of for age 18 and up. Free age 17 and under
Phone:

Bring your small children in wraps or strollers, walk or run the 5K. There will be vendors and local parenting resources, goodies, and a playground for the kids. The run supports their flagship program, a free baby feeding support group.

Run for the Ring 5K & Kids Fun Run

Date:
Aug 05, 2017 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-628-5110

Raise funds and awareness for people with diabetes in this walk/run around the Anschutz Medical Campus. Kids will enjoy their own track with splash zones, bounce houses and DJ.

Donor Dash

Date:
Jul 15, 2018 8am
Cost:
Free-$35
Phone:
303-329-4747

Participate in the annual 5K run/walk and Diaper Dash to honor the lives of organ and tissue donors. Celebrate the lives of organ and tissue recipients, and recognize those who continue to wait for a lifesaving transplant.

B5TK Denver

Date:
May 04, 2019
Cost:
$15-$40
Phone:
800-886-2282

Be part of the American Brain Tumor Association’s (ABTA) signature event that helps fund needed brain tumor research, patient programs, and support services.

Miles for Smiles 5K and Jordyn’s Adaptive Dash

Date:
May 20, 2018 9am
Cost:
$10 and up
Phone:
303-982-6500

Join in a 5K followed by a race for kids using their adaptive equipment (tricycles, wheelchairs, walkers, strollers, etc.) to walk, roll, or ride their way to the 50 yard finish line. Kids receive a special prize for participating. Registration is required for Miles for Smiles but Jordyn's Dash is free, but RSVPs are required…

St. Philip Early Learning Center’s 26th Annual Children’s Consignment Sale

Date:
Oct 06, 2017 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-972-9774

Shop a large selection of gently used children’s clothing (boys and girls sizes 0-14), shoes, toys, books, DVDs, baby equipment, furniture, linens, decor and more. FlashConsign.com, an internet based program manages the sale. Visit the website to sign-up as a Seller and/or Volunteer. Seller Sign-up is now open, on a first come – first served…

2019 Heart Throb 5K – Longmont

Date:
Feb 09, 2019 10am
Cost:
$39 (includes a $4 sign-up fee)
Phone:
303-776-6050

Run, walk, or jog in a family-friendly 5K race. Bring 5 nonperishable items to the food drive on race day to be entered to win prizes including tech tees and gift certificates. Strollers and dogs are welcome.

The Learning Source Book Bash

Date:
Oct 15, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Cost:
custo
Phone:
720-369-9229

Join us for an enchanting evening with bestselling author Peter Heller at the 2017 Book Bash! Support the mission of The Learning Source by joining us at the Tattered Cover for a fun-filled evening with a special presentation and book signing with Peter Heller from his new novel Celine, silent auction, delectible hors d’oeuvres, and…

Aspen Academy AEI Student Entrepreneurial Expo

Date:
Jan 25, 2019 9:30 - 11:30am
Cost:
Free admission
Phone:
303-364-3500

See a showcase of products created by individuals or classes for students from Kindergarten to 7th Grade. Products will be available for sale (cash only). Products available for purchase include inspirational key chains, journals, STEAM activity kits, origami kits, paracord bracelets, and more. Age 5 and up.

10th Annual Jodi’s Race for Awareness

Date:
Jun 08, 2019 7 - 10:30am
Cost:
$40 adults, $35 seniors 60+ and children 12 and under, $30 survivors. Groups of 4 or more receive a 10 percent discount
Phone:
720-971-9436

Be part of the country's second largest 1 mile and 5K run/walk fundraiser for ovarian cancer. Families, dogs, strollers, and children help raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer. Proceeds benefit the Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance.

Free to Breathe 5K Run/Walk

Date:
Oct 01, 2017 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Cost:
Phone:
720-913-0664

Participate in a 5K run to support Free to Breathe, a lung cancer research and advocacy organization dedicated to doubling lung cancer survival by 2022. Online registration ($30, or $15 for youth ages 12 and under) closes Sep 27. Mail-in registration ($30, or $15 for youth ages 12 and under) closes Sep 25. Register event…

16th Annual Harvest Farm Fall Festival & Corn Maze

Date:
Sep 29, 2018 to Oct 28, 2018
Schedule:
Fri-Sat, 10am-8pm; Sun, noon-6pm
Cost:
$15 adult, $13 age 4-12, $10 seniors, free age 3 and under
Phone:
970-568-9488

Enjoy a 10-acre corn maze, pig races, corn cannons, petting zoo, and hay wagon rides. Featured activities, available on select days, include goat yoga, Denver Broncos Day with Miles the Mascot, kite day, and horse-drawn carriages. Proceeds support the New Life Program, an outreach of Denver Rescue Mission, helping men recover from homelessness and addiction.

Superhero Challenge 5K Walk/Run

Date:
Aug 27, 2017 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cost:
Phone:
720-913-0664

Participate in an event that honors patients, survivors and family members affected by prostate cancer. Superhero attire is encouraged. There will be prizes for best-dressed teams, individuals, and little superheroes. $20, free for prostate cancer survivors.

Farm Gala

Date:
Aug 04, 2018 5 - 9pm
Cost:
$155-$165
Phone:
303-443-9952

Feast outside at the Growing Gardens’ fundraising gala that brings together award-winning local chefs to collaborate on a five-course meal. Also features an auction, open bar, and live music. Reservations required.

Rise Up Against Addiction

Date:
Jul 21, 2018 8am
Cost:
Visit the website for registration pricing information
Phone:
720-913-1311

Be part of a 5K run/walk to show support for anyone who has been touched by addiction and to bring the disease into the light. There will also be a Shatterproof Community Village, Memorial Gallery, and a Celebrate Recovery area.

The Gift of Dance

Date:
May 05, 2018 6pm
Cost:
Donations appreciated at the door
Phone:
303-957-6239

Enjoy a student choreography showcase by the Live Love Dance Company Dancers, ages 13 to 15. All proceeds benefit The Gift of Dance scholarship fund which provides dance costumes, shoes, and attire to children in need. Age 3 and up.

Bombers for Bones Home Run Derby and Skills Competition

Date:
Jul 21, 2018 10am - 6:30pm
Cost:
Donation-based
Phone:
303-807-8918

Join participants in attempting to hit home runs off of a live pitcher to compete for trophies and titles within their age groups. Enjoy baseball-themed food, bid on a silent auction, purchase raffle tickets for prizes, and more. Funds raised go directly to the International Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva Association (IFOPA), supporting research for FOP treatments…

Run for the Ring 5K & Kids Fun Run

Date:
Aug 04, 2018 7am
Cost:
$8 and up
Phone:
303-628-5110

Run or walk around the Anschutz Medical Campus in this BolderBOULDER qualifying race on a USATF certified course. Kids 10 and under will have their own track with splash zones, bounce houses, and games. Proceeds support The Guild of the Children's Diabetes Foundation funding research and promoting awareness about type 1 diabetes in children.

Spreading Wings Gala

Date:
Nov 08, 2018 6 - 9:30pm
Cost:
$150 and up
Phone:
303-360-5360

Attend a fundraiser that celebrates significant contributors to national aerospace. This year's event honors Gov. John Hickenlooper and his commitment to the aerospace industry and to Wings Over the Rockies as an organization.

Wish Night: Share the Power of a Wish

Date:
Feb 22, 2019 6 - 10pm
Cost:
Visit website for ticketing information
Phone:
303-750-9474

Experience the power of a wish for Colorado children battling critical illnesses. Enjoy music and dance performances by local wish kids as well as cocktails, dinner, and silent and live auctions. Proceeds benefit Make-A-Wish Colorado.

Scream Scram 5K Run/Walk

Date:
Oct 20, 2017 6:30 PM
Cost:
Phone:
720-913-0664

Race through Washington Park in costume (if you choose) and support Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver. There'll be costume contests, the 100M Spooky Sneak for little kids, Trick-or-Treat Street and giveaways. $20 and up.

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