Community Events Upcoming Events Ongoing, Kako Beauty Fundraiser, Donate $1, or more, to Golisano Children's Hospital through Kako Cares Charity Program and receive a beauty product valued at up to $35. One product per person per month. 100 percent of the donations will go to Golisano Children's Hospital. Donate now. March 7, Ugly Disco, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m., Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center. Come get your groove on at this 70's celebration. The Ugly Disco is a night of fun that features live music, Twister, and more. Tickets are on sale now! March 7, Open Your Hearts Gala, 6 p.m., The Rochester Plaza Hotel. The Italian Coalition for Kids' third annual Gala is a night to remember while supporting GCH families. Open to the public, 100 percent of proceeds from the event directly support working class families having to spend time at the hospital. Tickets are sold out for this event! Please contact Tiffany Amalfi at email@example.com if you have questions. March 21, DANCE STRONG Fundraiser, 9 a.m., 300 East River Road, Alumni and Advancement Center.Tickets are $12 per person and children under 5 years old and under are free. For more information, please contact Ms. Ida Wheeler at firstname.lastname@example.org. March 28, Pancake breakfast, 8 to 10 a.m., Zebb's Restaurant, 1890 Clinton Ave. S. Bring the entire family for a breakfast that benefits the Cleft and Craniofacial Anomalies Center! Don't miss out on raffle drawings as well as a visit from the Easter Bunny! Purchase tickets today! Contact Jenni Maggi at (585) 276-4653 for more information. April 4, Knighthawks Give Back Night, 7:30 p.m. The Rochester Knighthawks want to help local charities raise funds and awareness for thier cause while allowing ticket holders to enjoy a fun night out watching the back-to-back NLL Champions. Tickets will be a special price of $15, with $5 from each sale going back to the organization of your choice. The organization that raises the most money through ticket sales will have the amount matched. The Knighthawks will take on the Minnesota Swarm. Order tickets online or contact Derek Anderson at (585) 454-4295, ext. 3042. Knighthawks Flyer. April 11, Daniel's Race, 10 a.m., Churchville-Chili High School track. More than a 5K/walk, the event will also include a memorial ceremony with balloons, a chicken BBQ, and a variety of carnival-style games and treats. To register for the race and/or make a donation to GCH in Daniel's memory, please go to the Daniel's Race website. April 13 - 30, Ace Hardware CMNH Balloon Sale, Purchase a Children's Miracle Network Hospitals paper balloon at area Ace Hardware stores in support of Golisano Children's Hospital. April 17, SMILE Spaghetti Dinner, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., St. John's of Rochester, 8 Wickford Way, Fairport. This annual dinner, put on by Nazareth College's Communication Sciences and Disorders Association, benefits Golisano Children's Hospital's Cleft and Craniofacial Center. Enjoy a delicious dinner and participate in raffles and games for the kids! Adults and children 10 years and older are $6, children ages 3 to 9 are $4 and under 2 years old are FREE. Families of four or more are $20. Grab takeout for $6 a meal. SMILE dinner flyer. April 18, Talent for Tots and Teens Fundraiser, 5 p.m., 300 East River Road, Alumni and Advancement Center. Tickets are $12 per person and children under 5 years old and under are free. For more information, please contact Ms. Ida Wheeler at email@example.com. May 22 to 25, Roc City Rib Fest, 1000 East River Road, Genesee Valley Park. Starting at 5 p.m. Friday, May 22, the BBQ and music festival will host more than 100 professional barbequers from across the country competing to win a portion of more than $22,000 in prizes. $1 of every paid entry goes to Golisano Children's Hospital. May 30, Stroll for Strong Kids Walk and 5K Run, 1000 East River Road, Genesee Valley Park. The 5K race will begin at 8:30 a.m., followed by the walk at 10:30 a.m. The "Growing Strong" themed event will continue until 1 p.m. with family friendly activities, including more than a dozen bounce houses, carnival games, and much more! We are celebrating our new seed we've planted with the new children's hospital building and are excited to see it blossom! The event is presented by Abbott's Frozen Custard. Register now! June 6, Team Ali-Gaiter Clambake, 2 to 7 p.m., 321 Monroe St., Honeoye Falls, Honeoye Falls Fireman's Training Grounds. Attendees will enjoy clams, pulled pork, hot dogs, salads, desserts and drinks. There will also be live music, raffles, bounce houses, costume characters and pony rides. Tickets will be $25 in advance and $30 at the door. For more details, please contact Jackie Klube at (585) 704-4124. Aug. 28 and 29, Fairport Music Fest, This fun-filled event, located along Fairport's Liftbridge Lane, is great for the whole family! Enjoy two days of good music and food for a great cause. Fairport Music Fest has impacted Golisano Children's Hospital in a number of ways and is committed to supporting a patient room, furnishings, and a nurses workstation in the new building. Stay tuned for more information!