Mitchfest 15 at The Hygienic: New London

Hygienic Art 79 Bank Street, New London

15th Annual Mitchfest, 2pm to 6pm Sunday June 23rd @ Hygienic Art, New London CT Bobby Christina & NOLA Blue Records Presents *A TRIBUTE TO MATT GUITAR MURPHY* Advance tickets $30 Outdoor music festival & fundraiser ~ Rain or Shine! Music ~ Dancing ~ Food ~ Cocktails For more information

$30

White Elephant Sale 2024 Old Lyme

First Congregational Church of Old Lyme 2 Ferry Road, Old Lyme

Friday, July 12, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, July 13, 8 a.m.-noon Every year, on a weekend in early July, the Ladies Benevolent Society (LBS) holds its White Elephant Sale (WES) on the grounds of the First Congregational Church of Old Lyme. This is a huge fund raiser that grows in size every year, allowing the LBS to fund more than 25 nonprofit organizations across our region and around the world. The popular annual sale began in 1936; the only years the sale was not held were 2020 and 2021, due to the coronavirus pandemic. For more information  

15th Annual Nantucket Garden Festival: Lighthouse School Benefit

Nantucket Lighthouse School 1 Rugged Rd, Nantucket

July 23-25, 2024 The Nantucket Garden Festival is a celebration of the island's natural beauty, featuring inspiring garden tours, engaging lectures, and vibrant floral demonstrations. Your sponsorship provides essential support for this beloved event and organization. Don't miss this opportunity to join us in cultivating beauty and sustainability on Nantucket. For more information  

Various $

2024 Fishers Island Golf Tournament for The O’Neil Theater

O'Neil Theater 305 Great Neck Road, Waterford

The 2024 Golf Tournament will be held on Wednesday, May 29, 2024. For over 30 years, the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center has hosted an exclusive golf tournament at the beautiful Fishers Island Golf Club. The tournament sells out every year, with 112 golfers eager to spend the day on the course.Golfers arrive by private charter from Groton, CT. Brunch is served, followed by a full 18 holes of championship golf with panoramic views of Long Island Sound. Cocktails and dinner are served along with an exciting live auction and prizes for the winning foursomes. Sponsors are encouraged to attend and spend the afternoon networking with the players, all while taking in the views from the club’s lawn overlooking the water. For more information, please contact dluangkhot@theoneill.org. For more information

Rip The Runway at The Hygienic: New London

Hygienic Art 79 Bank Street, New London

Join us on August 10th for a spectacular event -RIP THE RUNWAY, our yearly show dedicated to fundraise for Hygienic Art. It’s going to be a day filled with fashion, music, art, vendors and community spirit! Gates Open at 6pm Show starts at 7pm. Produced by our friend Jen Hall and Vintage n Vibe! Hosted by 92.9 WDUP VIP $30 | Gen Admission $20 For more information

$10

Fishes at the Fort- Fundraiser Dinner & Auction

Fort Adams State Park- Casemates 80 Fort Adams Dr, Newport, RI

Join Eating with the Ecosystem join us for a 'fintastic' evening at our second annual Fishes at the Fort fundraiser! An unforgettable evening of local seafood, delicious cuisine, and community. Experience the best of Rhode Island's local and underutilized fishes as four amazing chefs come together to prepare a four-course dinner that celebrates local abundance, ocean ecosystems, and our beloved fisheries. Indulge in a culinary journey crafted by award winning chefs: Josh Berman of Little Fish Food Truck and JB Cuisine Sky Kim of Gift Horse David Standridge of The Shipwright's Daughter Jason Timothy of Troop PVD The evening will begin with a cocktail hour including an oyster raw bar and seafood appetizers. Then we will move to a seated four-course dinner where each course is paired with a fantastic wine.  During the meal we will have a spirited live auction featuring incredible and unique prizes, led by David Dadekian, board president of Eating with the Ecosystem and owner of Eat Drink RI. For more information

$250

The Dream Ride Experience: Farmington: Fundraiser for Special Olympics Connecticut

Farmington Polo Club 152 – 162 Town Farm Road, Farmington

  The Dream Ride Experience has grown from its humble roots as a 12-person motorcycle ride in 2002 to a three-day extravaganza and a year-round movement #DreamRide365 – all in honor of our Dream Riders, who are individuals with intellectual disabilities or in need. With the growth, Dream Ride has stayed true to its roots, continuing the tradition of the annual motorcycle ride. Join us for one of Connecticut’s largest police-escorted rides, now being held on Saturday of Dream Ride weekend! This ride brings thousands of motorcyclists together to enjoy the camaraderie of motorcycling through the scenic Farmington River Valley while raising funds for The Hometown Foundation, Inc.  For more information

Various

Annual LETR Golf Tournament: Fundraiser for Special Olympics Connecticut

Tunxis Country Club 87 Town Farm Rd, Farmington

Join members of law enforcement, civic groups, and the local business community the annual LETR Golf Tournament.  100% of proceeds benefit Special Olympics Connecticut! $175 Per Person / $700 Foursome Includes 18 Hole Scramble, Golf Cart, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Beverages, Snacks & Raffles!  For more information

$175

OVER THE EDGE 2024: Fundraiser for Special Olympics Connecticut

Mohegan Sun 1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard, Uncasville

THURSDAY AUGUST 29 & FRIDAY AUGUST 30, 2024   No experience is necessary. Participants must raise a minimum of $1,250 to rappel and weigh 100 lbs. or more. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Over the Edge is a fundraiser for SOCT where participants raise pledges in exchange for the opportunity to rappel more than 30 stories from the top of Mohegan Sun’s Sky Tower! Enjoy amazing views and an exciting, unforgettable experience- all to support local Special Olympics Connecticut athletes. No previous training or experience is required. Expert technicians provide on-site training prior to the rappel.  For more information

Pilgrim Hall Museum’s 200th Anniversary Rustic English Country Masque & Ball: September 1

Pilgrim Hall Museum 75 Court Street, Plymouth, MA

Sunday, September 1st, 6:30 - 9pm Join our festive 17th-century style Masque and English Country dance party in the original 1824 Main Hall as you’ve never seen it before—just emptied of its artworks in preparation for major renovation - PERFECT FOR A ONCE–EVERY–TWO–CENTURIES PARTY! TO BENEFIT THE LIGHT THE WAY RESTORATION CAMPAIGN Music by SEVEN TIMES SALT Dance Caller TOM ROBY CREATIVE ATTIRE ENCOURAGED 6pm—RED CARPET WELCOME PARADE YOUR ATTIRE & ENJOY A CELEBRATORY RECEPTION! 7 to 9 pm—MUSIC, DANCING, TASTY HORS D'OEUVRES ONE COMPLIMENTARY TOAST, CASH BAR ALL DANCES TAUGHT, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! TICKETED EVENT—RESERVATIONS REQUIRED TICKETS $125 per person, $100 members - link to buy up soon! For more information

$100 – $125

The New England Ride for AUTISM & disABILITIES: Boston to Newport

Our New England autism partners need us all to come together this year. We are striving to beat our fundraising goal of $200,000.00. Help us make the push past $200,000.00 to make this year’s New England Bike to the Beach the best one yet! We are here to empower your community, challenge and help you achieve your goals, and support your fundraising efforts for local partners.  For more information

$50 – $500

Susan Saint James Poker Tournament: Fundraiser for Special Olympics Connecticut

Foxwoods Resort and Casino 350 Trolley Line Boulevard, Ledyard

The Susan Saint James Poker Tournament benefits the Susan Saint James Endowment Fund for Special Olympics Connecticut. The Susan Saint James Endowment Fund supports SOCT Local Programs through grants. Over the past 14 years, over $450,000 has been granted to local programs to fill needs for athletic equipment, apparel, and travel cost for competitions. By participating in the Susan Saint James Poker Tournament you are helping support athletes across the state!  For more information

$100