Featured Events


You are cordially invited to join us for these fun-filled events.

Throughout the year, Connecticut Children's Medical Center hosts several signature events. These provide an excellent venue for people like you to make new friends and have fun! Visit the events calendar for a full, up-to-date list.

Run / Walk Events       Community Events       Golf Tournaments


Chefs for a Cure presented by vie for the kids
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vie for the kids - Chefs for a Cure
Millwright's Restaurant
Simsbury, CT
September 24, 2016

 
"Going Whole Hog Against Childhood Cancer"

Please join us for the vie for the kids Chefs for a Cure dinner. Executive Chefs Jason Sobocinski (Caseus Fromagerie & Bistro), Tyler Anderson (Millwright’s) and Jamie McDonald (Bear’s Smokehouse) are coming together to create a spectacle of culinary opulence and set the standard of what “Going Whole Hog" really means! Dinner will encompass innovative and decadent offerings, featuring the finest local pork, beef, seafood and produce from the farms, fields and waters of Connecticut. Indulge in a wide variety of culinary sensations and delicious libations with more than 10 mind-blowing stations located throughout the restaurant.
 



vie for the kids 6K Trail Run/Walk on October 1, 2016
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vie for the kids 6K Trail Run/Walk
Ethel Walker Woods
Simsbury, CT
October 1, 2016

 
Become a Cure Crusader by joining vie for the kids 6K as a runner, walker or a virtual participant.

The 6K trail route winds through the Ethel Walker Woods. This pristine and protected jewel of the Simsbury Land Trust offers the perfect setting for participants of all experience levels. vie for the kids is the premier fundraising effort for the Clinical Trials Program at Connecticut Children's Medical Center.
 



Team Connecticut Children's runs the Eversource Hartford Marathon
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Hartford Marathon 
Bushnell Park
Hartford, CT
October 8, 2016

 
Connecticut Children’s is proud to be one of the official charities of the Eversource Hartford Marathon. Team Connecticut Children’s welcomes runners and walkers at any level, from the recreational runner to the experienced marathoner. Events include the marathon, half marathon, 5K and relay. Sign-up to run and fundraise with TEAM Connecticut Children's and we will take care of your official marathon registration fees.



Jamie's Run 5K
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Jamie's Run 5K
Standish Park
Old Wethersfield, CT
October 30, 2016

 
The 7th annual Jamie's Run will be held on Sunday, October 30th at Standish Park in Old Wethersfield. The event includes the running of the 5K, 3K Walk and Kid's Fun Run. Families will enjoy a post race celebration with refreshments, kid's activities and music.
 



Connecticut Children's Medical Center Gala
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Connecticut Children's Gala
Connecticut Convention Center
Hartford, CT
November 12, 2016

 
This year’s Gala is the centerpiece of our 20th anniversary celebration and promises to be an exceptional evening for all who attend. In addition to dining, dancing and bidding, guests will enjoy an Emerald Cirque Wizard of Oz theatrical production.

Emerald Cirque presents an evening of breathtaking and theatrical acrobatics and gravity defying feats fused with musical delight and imagination.
  
 

Connecticut Children's Medical Center

282 Washington Street, Hartford CT 06106
Phone: (860) 837-5700 | Fax: (860) 837-5740
foundation@connecticutchildrens.org

Connecticut Children's Medical Center

282 Washington Street, Hartford CT 06106
Phone: (860) 837-5700 | Fax: (860) 837-5740
foundation@connecticutchildrens.org

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