Children’s Minnesota hosts a variety of benefit events throughout the year. From signature events to corporate or community fundraisers organized by our dedicated supporters, there’s an event to fit every schedule and budget.

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Art with Heart

April 17, 2020, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., Golden Valley

Join us for a festive evening to benefit program that enhance the lives of patients and families care for at Children's Minnesota. Come and enjoy fabulous food, silent and live auctions, an inspiring program and fun surprises throughout the evening. The silent auction will feature original artwork, created by artists who use drawings from patients at Children's as their inspiration. Browse and bid on everything from jewelry and pottery, to textiles, glass, wood ceramics and more!

Star Gala 2020

April 18, 2020, 6 p.m. – 11:59 p.m., Minneapolis

It is with deep regret that Children’s Minnesota leaders have decided to cancel the 2020 Star Gala. Amidst growing concerns about COVID-19 (coronavirus), the health of our sponsors, their guests and our greater community is of utmost importance to us, and we want to do our part to keep everyone safe.

Walk for Amazing 2020

May 30, 2020, 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Minneapolis

Register today for Walk for Amazing, a fundraiser for Children’s Minnesota and a celebration of our extended family —our patients, their care teams, siblings, parents and everyone who believes in a brighter future for Minnesota kids. Every year we get together inside U.S. Bank Stadium (home of the Vikings) for a ceremonial walk, inspiring stories and big fun on the field. Because Children’s Minnesota is a nonprofit, we rely on fundraising efforts like these to deliver the excellent health care kids deserve.

28th Annual Matthew Mehr Charity Golf Tournament

June 1, 2020, 10 a.m. – 7 a.m., Lakeville

Join us for the 28th annual Matthew Mehr Golf Tournament taking place on Monday, June 1 at the Crystal Lake Golf Club. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Know the Truth Prevention Program of MN Adult and Teen Challenge, and Children's Minnesota's Pulmonary program. The day will include a shot gun at noon, dinner and a silent auction at 5:30 and a chance to make a difference in the lives of kids and families for years to come.

Scramble for a Cure

June 8, 2020, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Blaine

Children’s Hospitals Golf Benefit

June 15, 2020, 6:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Dellwood

Join us for the 29th Annual Children’s Hospitals Golf Benefit on Monday, June 15, 2020! This signature event supports the Family Needs Fund at Children’s.

Pasta for Peds – Spaghetti Dinner

June 20, 2020, 4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Coon Rapids

Join us for a spaghetti dinner, raising money to support programs and services at Children's Minnesota. All proceeds from the event will be donated to the Cancer Kids Fund at Children's Minnesota, which helps support things like meal vouchers, parking passes, financial assistance for families and even visits from the Zoomobile!

Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic 2020

August 6, 2020 7:30 a.m. – August 9, 2020 12 p.m., White Bear Lake

Each year, thousands of children are diagnosed with cancer, severely affecting what many of us take for granted – the ability to have a healthy childhood. The mission of the Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic (PTATC) is to host an annual mixed doubles tennis tournament to raise funds that primarily support research to lessen the suffering caused by childhood cancer. Funds raised benefit the cancer research program at Children’s Minnesota.

Wiffle Wars

August 8, 2020, 4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., St Paul

Join us for the 4th Annual Wiffle Wars event at CHS Field on Saturday, August 8 and support Children's Minnesota. Created by Cities 97.1 Music Director Paul Fletcher and former NHL star Mark Parrish, this fun, competitive event is great for the whole family! Watch your favorite local celebrities battle it our during Wiffle Wars.

Fore the Children’s Golf Tournament

August 21, 2020, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m., New Prague

Join us for a day of golf at beautiful CreeksBend Golf Course in New Prague, 20 minutes south of the Minnesota River. Designed by Joel Goldstrand, CreeksBend is an 18 hole championship facility for golfers of all ages and abilities. Named for the creek which curves throughout the property, this beautifully maintained golf course features wooded, rolling hills, native prairie and over 80 acres of ponds and wetlands.