CHOP Events

Looking for a fun event where you can do some good? Join us at one of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s high-energy, heart-warming or elegant events. No matter which event you choose, you’ll be supporting tomorrow’s breakthroughs, today.

Please note: event details are subject to change based on CDC guidelines surrounding COVID-19 at time of event. The well-being of our patients, families, staff, volunteers and community is our utmost priority.

Featured CHOP Events

Parkway Run & Walk Attendees September 2023

Parkway Run & Walk

Beneficiary: Pediatric Cancer Research and Care

This 5K run/2K walk draws about 10,000 participants to the Parkway each year, raising more than $1 million annually for pediatric cancer research and care at CHOP.

Buddy Walk Attendees October 2023

Buddy Walk

Beneficiary: Trisomy 21 Program

CHOP Buddy Walk is an uplifting event celebrating children with Down syndrome. It includes an optional walk, food, music and fun activities for the entire family.

Holiday Boutique Event Location Overhead November 2023

Holiday Boutique

Beneficiary: Varies

Hosted by the Women's Committee annually since 1965, the Holiday Boutique features vendors from around the country offering a unique selection of merchandise for sale.

Cheers for CHOP Attendees March 2024

Cheers for CHOP

Beneficiary: Varies

Cheers for CHOP offers Philadelphia’s most fun and philanthropic young influencers an exciting night of cocktails, dancing, and an incredible auction.

Philly Spin-In Attendees March 2024

Philly Spin-In

Beneficiary: Cardiac Center

Philly Spin-In is a high-energy indoor cycling party where teams and individuals sign up for spinning sessions led by inspiring instructors and set to dynamic tunes.

Walk for Hope Attendees April 2024

Walk for Hope

Beneficiary: Center for Pediatric IBD

This annual 5K run/2K family walk raises funds for pediatric inflammatory bowel disease research at CHOP, and includes entertainment, refreshments and more.

The Runway Attendees May 2024

The Runway

Beneficiary: Varies

The Runway is a contemporary fashion show created by Philadelphia’s trend-setters and taste-makers, and is a featured event of CHOP’s Daisy Days.

31-Day Challenge Inspiration Photo May 2024

31-Day Challenge

Beneficiary: Varies

During May, participants pledge to walk, jog or run a certain number of miles to raise funds. The 31-Day Challenge is a featured event of CHOP's Daisy Days.

Huddle Up for Autism Attendees May 2024

Huddle Up for Autism

Beneficiary: Center for Autism Research

Huddle Up for Autism is a fun, festival-like event with the Philadelphia Eagles that is filled with entertainment, activities and support for children with autism spectrum disorder.

Carousel Ball Attendees June 2024

Carousel Ball

Beneficiary: Center for Autism Research

Join us for Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Carousel Ball, an elegant evening full of discovery and inspiration benefiting autism research and care at CHOP.

Golf Classic Attendees June 2024

CHOP Golf Classic

Beneficiary: FORE Kids Fund

This premier golf event benefiting CHOP is held at New Jersey’s oldest and most prestigious championship golf course, and each year, it sells out.

Two smiling patients against a blue background June 2024

Cure Sickle Cell Walk & Family Fun Day

Beneficiary: Sickle Cell Research and Care

This is a celebration and ceremonial walk honoring individuals with sickle cell disease and remembering those we have lost. The day will be filled with fun activities for the entire family!