Signature Events

Join us throughout the year for exciting events that raise money for childhood cancer research. There’s something for everyone! These events are critical to funding groundbreaking research that will help to create a world without childhood cancer. Find out more about our signature events below.

Great Cycle Challenge

June 2017

Join us—and thousands of riders across the country—as we cycle to fight childhood cancer. Register today.


Time to Fly

September 9, 2017

Honor Childhood Cancer Awareness Month by fundraising for our walk/run to end childhood cancer. Register today.


Dawn of a Dream

November 4, 2017

Hear inspiring stories from childhood cancer patients and researchers during a fun and memorable evening at our annual black-tie gala.

KS95 for Kids Radiothon and “Clouds” Choir for a Cause

December 15, 2017

Tune in for inspiring stories as we raise funds for innovative medical care and research at Children’s Cancer Research Fund and Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare. After the Radiothon, join us in the Mall of America Rotunda to celebrate by singing to Zach Sobiech’s “Clouds,” carrying on Zach’s story of hope.


140 Invitational Golf Tournament

August 19, 2017

Grab your golfing gear for this annual event put together in partnership with Lube-Tech. Enjoy the tournament with friends and family while supporting childhood cancer research.


Date for Life

February 2018

Join us as the Twin Cities’ most eligible bachelors and bachelorettes are auctioned off at this fun, feel-good event.

Sponsor an event

Interested in sponsoring one of these events? Please click here for more information or email Jim Leighton at jleighton@childrenscancer.org.