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.

A wondrous place for you and me - Connecticut Children's Medical Center Gala

Connecticut Children’s Gala

Connecticut Convention Center
Hartford, CT
November 11, 2017

Since opening our doors 21 years ago, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center has served as a “Wondrous Place” for children and families in Connecticut and around the globe. In addition to dining, dancing, and bidding, guests will enjoy live performances fit for a sultan.

Online Silent Auction
Bidding closes Nov. 11 @ 8pm

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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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Team Connecticut Children's will be running the Eversource Hartford Marathon

Eversource Hartford Marathon Team

Bushnell Park
Hartford, CT
October 14, 2017
Fundraising open through 11/15/17

Connecticut Children’s is proud to be one of the official charities of the Eversource Hartford Marathon. This year’s team exceeded 210 runners and to date, more than $87,200 has been raised in support of programs and services vital to the health of children throughout the region. Fundraising will remain open through November 15, 2017. (Fundraising total as of October 18, 2017)

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Extra Life

Location of your choice
Anywhere, USA
November 4, 2017
Campaign open through 12/31/17


Extra Life unites thousands of gamers around the world to play games in support of their local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. This is a year-round fundraising initiative that culminates in a 24-hour gaming challenge, where participants can play from the comfort of their own homes while supporting their local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. Last year, Extra Life raised more than $77,000 for Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

Be a hero.

Dedicate a day of play for kids in your community!

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