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.

The well-being of our patients, families, staff, volunteers and community is our utmost priority. In light of new guidelines designed to reduce the potential for unnecessary exposure of our communities to COVID-19, several upcoming events have been adjusted. Please check each event to see what's now virtual, postponed or canceled.

Featured CHOP Events

Cheers for CHOP Attendees February

Cheers for CHOP

Beneficiary: Varies
FY20 Money Raised: $775,000

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

Philly Spin-In

Beneficiary: Cardiac Center
FY20 Money Raised: $650,000

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.

NYC Spin-In Attendees March

NYC Spin-In

Beneficiary: Varies
FY19 Money Raised: N/A

NYC Spin-In is a high-energy, indoor team cycling party designed to propel pediatric research forward at groundbreaking speed.

Huddle Up for Autism Attendees April

Huddle Up for Autism

Beneficiary: Center for Autism Research
FY20 Money Raised: $140,000

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.

Walk for Hope Attendees April

Walk for Hope

Beneficiary: Center for Pediatric IBD
FY20 Money Raised: $80,000+

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

Caylin May

Cure Sickle Cell Walk

Beneficiary: Sickle Cell Research and Care
FY20 Money Raised: $65,000

This event features fun family activities and a ceremonial two-mile walk to honor the journey of individuals who suffer the painful complications of sickle cell disease.

Daisy Days Girl and Dad May

Daisy Days

Beneficiary: Varies
FY19 Money Raised: $1 million+

Daisy Days is a month of school, community and corporate fundraising events uniting the entire Philadelphia community for one cause: CHOP!

The Runway Attendees May

The Runway

Beneficiary: Varies
FY19 Money Raised: $620,000

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

31-Day Challenge

Beneficiary: Varies
FY20 Money Raised: $295,000

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.

Golf Classic Attendees June

CHOP Golf Classic

Beneficiary: FORE Kids Fund
FY20 Money Raised: $300,000

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.

Parkway Run & Walk Attendees September

Parkway Run & Walk

Beneficiary: Pediatric Cancer Research and Care
FY20 Money Raised: $1.5 million+

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.

Carousel Ball Attendees October

Carousel Ball

Beneficiary: Varies
FY20 Money Raised: $3.5 million+

For more than 50 years, the Carousel Ball has been one of the region’s most prestigious social fundraising events, and has been instrumental in supporting CHOP’s mission.

Buddy Walk Attendees October

Buddy Walk

Beneficiary: Trisomy 21 Program
FY20 Money Raised: $270,000

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

Holiday Boutique

Beneficiary: Varies
FY20 Money Raised: $410,000

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.