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Community Fundraising Events


Children's Hospital Events

Golisano Children’s Hospital hosts a wide array of annual events to support the children we care for.
For information call (585) 273-5948

April 27, 2024

18th Annual Ugly Disco

This groovin’ party of the year celebrates the decade famous for ABBA, 8-Track Tapes, Lava Lamps, Afros, Leisure Suits, Polyester, Streaking, Mood Rings, Billy Beer, Saturday Night Fever and Pong. But we party not just because – but for a cause.

  • Saturday, April 27, 7:00–11:59 p.m. at Native Rochester, 180 S. Clinton Ave.
  • Ticket sales

May 3, 2024

Taco ‘bout a Fundraiser

  • Friday, May 3, 6:00–11:00 p.m. at Doug Kent’s Rose Bowl Lanes, 725 W Miller Street, Newark, NY 14513
  • $20 Presale tickets (Limited amount will be available at the door!)
  • Tickets include all you can eat taco bar, black beans and rice, chips and queso, dessert, and non-alcoholic beverages.
  • For tickets, contact Jeanette at (315) 945-1092 or Cathy at (315) 573-4308.

May 11, 2024

Premier Talent Relations presents the Celebrity Softball Game to Benefit Golisano Children’s Hospital

Featuring local athletes who made it to the pros, local musicians, local media, and other celebrity surprises

  • Saturday, May 11 at Innovative Field
  • The event is going to feature local athletes who made it to the pros, local musicians, local media personalities, and other celebrity surprises!
  • More details about the event
  • Ticket sales

June 1, 2024

2024 Stroll for Strong Kids and 5k Run

Ahoy, Mateys! Join us for the 2024 Stroll for Strong Kids and 5k Run!

Stroll graphic with kids

June 8, 2024

Team Ali-Gaiters Presents the 18th Annual Clambake Event

This event is for all ages!  Live music all day!  Clams, variety of foods and desserts, beverages, Beer tent, raffle prizes, and kids activities!

  • Saturday June 8th from 2:00pm-7:00pm
  • Honeoye Falls Fire Department Training Grounds, 321 Monroe Street, Honeoye Falls NY
  • Tickets:
    • $40 Adult Advanced Purchase/$45 at the door
    • $10 Tween (Ages 13-20)
    • Children 12 and under are free
    • Advanced tickets can be purchased at the locations below:
      • American Hotel, 7304 E. Main Street, Lima
      • Tyson’s Upper Deck, 7311 E. Main Street, Lima
      • Okay Beer Co at West Main Lanes, 126 West Main Street, Honeoye Falls
      • Canandaigua National Bank, Honeoye Falls and Bloomfield Branches
      • By calling (585) 704-4124

July 18, 2024

Pediatric Emergency Community Outreach Golf Tournament

The Pediatric Emergency Department cares for over 25,000 children who present with medical emergency including traumatic events, chronic illness, acute disease manifestations, and psychiatric crisis. In May 2023, our department created a Community Outreach Group with the goal of providing care, education, and relationship building to children and families in our area outside of the hospital setting.

  • Thursday, July 18 at Ravenwood Golf Course in Victor, NY
  • Proceeds will be split and given as a donation; half of the proceeds will be donated to the nursing staff in the Pediatric Emergency Department, and the other half will be donated to the Rochester Rotary Sunshine Camp.
  • Register for the event

July 27, 2024

Dan’s Crafts and Things 50th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrating 50 years serving Rochester and Western NY! This event will also serve as a fundraiser for Golisano Children's Hospital.

  • Saturday, July 27 at Dan’s Crafts and Things
  • 10% of all merchandise purchases and 100% of all raffle ticket purchases will directly benefit Golisano Children’s Hospital!

August 2 & 3, 2024

Kyle’s 3rd Annual Kyle's Slap Shot Challenge

  • Friday August the 2nd is the Adult League tournament, and Saturday the 3rd is the youth tournament.  Saturday will also include live music, and a carnival atmosphere outside that will include food trucks, carnival games, bounce houses and more!
  • More information can be found at: Kyles Slap Shot Challenge

August 9, 2024

Putting for the PICU Golf Tournament

This event raises funds for the to provide our pediatric population of Rochester and surrounding areas new equipment to provide the best care that the children deserve and need!

  • Morgan's Crossing
    769 Scottsville-Chili Rd.
    Scottsville, NY 14564
  • 8 a.m. Registration and 9 a.m. Shotgun Start
  • For questions or more information visit
  • For sponsorship opportunities: Contact Joshua Fox at or at (585) 469-4696