Wow. Our October Calendar of Events!
|October begins next week and the Komen Maryland calendar is chock-full of fun events and special sales that raise vital funds for local breast health programs and national research during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Thank you to all of the companies and groups that are holding events or giving a portion of their sales to benefit Komen Maryland.
You can find out our events anytime on our website at https://komenmd.org/event/
All month long:
Panera Bread will be selling “Pink Ribbon Bagels” during the month of October and donating the proceeds to the Race for the Cure. www.panera.com
Greene Turtle Restaurants are selling really cool “Pink is the New Greene” t-shirts for $10 and $5 from the sale of each shirt will be donated to the Race for the Cure. In addition, each location will be serving fun pink food and drink options all month long. http://thegreeneturtle.com/
Schmidt Baking Company will donate a portion of sales from bread wrapped in pink wrappers to the Race for the Cure. http://schmidtbaking.com/
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament: Register using this link and $5 of every ticket will be donated to the Race for the Cure. www.medievaltimes.com/komenmd
Route One Apparel will donate 15% of their fun line of pink Maryland-themed clothes. https://www.routeoneapparel.com/collections/breast-cancer-awareness
Pretty in Pink promotion from Cake it up Cakery, 1718 Eastern Boulevard, Essex, MD. They will donate 10% of the pink cupcakes, pink lemonade, strawberry cream and pink rose cakes. (443) 730-6142
October 1: Charm City Run will donate 10% off all sales online, in all of their stores and at Vita. Charm City Run has locations in Baltimore, Annapolis, Bel Air, Timonium and Columbia. Vita is located on Belvedere Avenue in Baltimore. www.charmcityrun.com
October 2: WPOC Laurie DeYoung’s Bosom Buddy Brunch. 11am – 2pm, Turf Valley Resort in Ellicott City. A limited number of tickets on sale now at www.WPOC.com/BUDDY for $75. Parmalee will perform. Enjoy brunch, dessert, raffles and giveaways.
October 7: Pink Champagne Evening at Bountiful Interiors in Easton, MD, 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Lots of pink champagne and treats from Turnbridge Inn and 20% of all sales will be donated. Fantastic raffles, a door prize and more: www.bountifuldecor.com or 410-819-8666.
October 8: 3rd Annual ‘Shoot for the Cure’ Sporting Clays Event at Schrader’s Outdoors in Henderson, MD, 9am to 12 pm. $75 per shooter or teams of four for $300. Sponsorships available. Silent Auction and vendors on site. Lunch is available with preregistration. Call 410-758-1824 or visit www.schradersoutdoors.com
October 8: Towson University football game versus Stoney Brook, 7 pm, Johnny Unitas Stadium. Tickets are $20 with promo code KOMEN, $10 from each ticket will be donated. Tickets: http://bit.ly/TUKOMEN
October 9: Canter for a Cause, 10 am to 3 pm at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. Ride your horse on the celebrated Preakness track! Entry fee is $50 per trip. Register: www.pimlico.com
October 16: Anne Arundel County Lifeline 100 cycling event, October 16, 2016 at Kinder Farm Park in Millersville, MD. 15, 30, 65 or 100 mile routes. Register and fundraise at www.komenmd.org/lifeline
October 19: Women and Wine, Birroteca, 1226 Baltimore Pike, Bel Air, 5:30-8 pm. Portion of sales donated. www.bmorebirroteca.com
October 21: 5th Annual Crabs for a Cause at Jimmy’s Seafood, 8 pm, 6526 Hollabird Avenue, Baltimore. Crab Feast, unlimited wine and beer, full buffet, silent auction, photo booth, raffles, live music. $65 or $600 for a table of 10. www.jimmysfamousseafood.com
October 22: Rockin the Branch to Save 2nd Base! Mountain Branch is hosting a rock concert featuring the Dave DeMarco Band, 6pm-10 pm and donating 10% of all proceeds. Location: 1827 Mountain Branch Road, Joppa, MD 21085. Visit www.mountainbranch.com.
October 23: Komen Maryland Race for the Cure in Hunt Valley. Run, walk, honor survivors. www.race.komenmd.org
October 27: Ocean City Race for the Cure Appreciation & Kick-Off Event. 5:30-7:30 pm Ropewalk in Ocean City. Want to get involved with the OC Race? This is the event for you! email@example.com
Save the date:
April 8, 2017: Race for the Cure in Ocean City. Registration opens late October.
June 24, 2017: The Promise Ride, Edgewater Maryland. Registration opens in early October.