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.

PJ Day for the Kids

PJ Day for the Kids

Schools and Businesses
throughout Connecticut
December 8, 2017

PJ Day for the Kids kicks off its 7th annual event with a mission to not only raise money, but to honor the brave kids fighting cancer and serious illnesses at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Join us as students and businesses across Connecticut wear their PJs for the kids.

Since 2011, thousands of children in Connecticut have worn their PJs to school in support of kids at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Each year, PJ Day has inspired more and more schools and businesses across the state of Connecticut to participate. Won’t you join them?

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IHOP National Pancake Day

IHOP National Pancake Day

IHOP Restaurants
Bloomfield, Hamden, Manchester,
Newington, Orange, Southington,
Wallingford and Waterbury, CT
February 27, 2018

Join IHOP restaurants throughout Connecticut as they celebrate the 13th annual National Pancake Day! Guests will enjoy a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes and in return, IHOP will be collecting donations in support of Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, your local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.

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QTHON Dance Marathon

QTHON Dance Marathon

Quinnipiac University
Hamden, CT
February 24, 2018

QTHON is a year-long fundraising enterprise led by Quinnipiac University students, which culminates in a 10-hour dance marathon to raise funds and awareness in support of Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

Over the past six events, QTHON has raised $454,348.60 towards Connecticut Children’s and its state-of-the-art patient care. QTHON strives to bring together the student body and the local community to raise funds in support of valuable care that patients and their families receive at Connecticut Children’s.

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Aces for Kids Golf Outing

Aces for Kids Golf Outing

Blue Fox Run Golf Course
Avon, CT
May 19, 2018

The Aces for Kids Golf Outing supports the Advanced Cancer Program at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center and has become one of the largest golf fundraisers on our calendar! For over fifteen years’ friends from the community, business leaders and volunteers have teamed up to make a difference in the fight against cancer. Together we have raised almost $800,000. With your help, all children with advanced and difficult-to-treat cancers will receive the specialized care they need and deserve.

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Nate’s Junior Warrior Run

Rosedale Farms & Vineyards
Simsbury, CT
June 2, 2018

Nate’s Junior Warrior Run challenges kids to age appropriate obstacles that will have junior warriors crawling through mud, climbing, carrying and having a great time! Children ages 10-18 will join their peers to compete as a team or participate as individuals. All obstacles are optional and there will be numerous volunteers stationed throughout the course to help out.

Nate’s Junior Warrior Run is not a timed event. This is a challenge to our junior warriors to perform their best, challenge themselves, make new friends, and help fellow warriors to the finish line!

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