Fundraisers

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Saturday, August 26

Washington Park, Cincinnati

Head to the park for food and beverage tastings, live entertainment and vendors showcasing their wares in this annual event that supports Tender Mercies, a non-profit that provides housing and assistance to homeless adults.   

$$ Categories: Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Purple People Bridge, Newport

Parents are invited to this fundraiser for the Brighton Center — enjoy wine, beer and food tastings, VIP tickets for additional activities, and breathtaking views from the Purple People Bridge.  

$$ Categories: Fundraisers, Parents' Night Out Ages: Parents Only

Sunday, August 27

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati

Run for a purpose in this race that benefits the Cincinnati Zoo — race your way through the park, then enjoy a free children’s run for ages 12 and younger, and admission to the Zoo.  

$$ Categories: Animal Encounters, Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Sunday, September 3

Serpentine Wall, Sawyer Point, Cincinnati

It’s here!  As many as 200,000 rubber ducks will swim the Ohio River in a race to see who wins prizes like a new Honda HR-V LX, $100 a week for a year from Kroger, and more!  Buy a duck for your chance to win and help the Freestone Foodbank provide meals to families in… Read more »

$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Saturday, September 9

Sawyer Point, Cincinnati

Join this premier event to raise awareness for the Down syndrome community.  Join a team or just come out to walk and show your support.

$ Categories: Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Sunday, September 10

Sawyer Point, Cincinnati

The Sunflower Revolution is a celebratory weekend event whose mission is to raise funds for Parkinson’s research that can benefit patients regionally, nationally and globally.

$ Categories: Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Saturday, September 16

Peruse gently used clothing, toys, and equipment in this semi-annual sale designed to help raise funds to sponsor a room at Cincinnati’s Ronald McDonald House.  

$ Categories: Fundraisers Ages: All ages

Imago Earth Center, Cincinnati

Celebrate the end of summer with great music, delicious food, and fun times for the whole family.  Proceeds from tonight’s festivities benefit Imago’s programs for urban youth, the preservation of urban greenspace, and green living workshops.  

$$ Categories: Fundraisers, Music Ages: All ages

Sunday, September 17

Lunken Playfield, Cincinnati

Bring your “mutt” and dash for a cause!  Support the United Pet Fund’s inaugural 5K race that benefits local animal shelters, rescues and animal care groups.  

$$ Categories: Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Sawyer Point, Cincinnati

Join families from around the area for a special walk that raises awareness and funds for the Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America, and help children find their very own voice.  

$$ Categories: Fundraisers, Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Saturday, September 23

Summit Park, Blue Ash

Help support local veteran-focused charities in this annual run that includes age groupings, prizes for top finishers, and plenty of fun for a good cause.  

$$ Categories: Fundraisers, Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Ford Transmission Plant, Cincinnati

Check out classic cars, trucks and motorcycles, tour the Ford transmission plant, join a corn hole tournament, enjoy the kids zone, and more in this festival to help find a cure for diabetes.  

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Fundraisers, Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

England Idlewild Park, Burlington

Looking for an family friendly, pet friendly event this year? Look no further.Boone County’s Pawapalooza and K95K is the shelter’s largest fundraiser of the year. We invite you to join us for a fun filled day of a run/walk, dog building contest, lure-coursing, food, vendors, music, silent auctions, costume contest, bouncy houses for kids and… Read more »

Categories: Animal Encounters, Fundraisers, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Seasongood Pavilion in Eden Park, Cincinnati

Join a family-friendly bluegrass concert featuring favorites like Jake Speed and the Freddies, The Redemptioners, and the Comet Bluegrass All-Stars, along with a special performance from Jennifer Ellis Music, all to support infant and children’s health in Cincinnati.  

$$ Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Fundraisers, Health and Safety, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Saturday, September 30

Summit Park, Blue Ash

Take up the fight to end drunk driving and join MADD for this 5K event for individuals, teams, and even virtual walkers.  

$$ Categories: Fundraisers, Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities, Parent Education, Volunteer Opportunities Ages: All ages

The Square at Union Centre

Join a Christian Rock music festival designed to support the Faith Alliance’s programs benefiting those living in poverty.  Enjoy music from four bands, food and beverages, games, corn hole, face painting, balloons and more.  

Categories: Festivals and Fairs, Fundraisers, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

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