Light the Night Walk
Sat.,Oct. 5, at 5:30 p.m.
CCB/Bull Plaza, downtown
Sat., Oct. 12, at 5:30 p.m.
Halifax Mall, downtown
Carry an illuminated balloon along a 2-mile route to raise awareness for the need to find cures for children and adults battling leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. Also, have fun with kids' activities, entertainment and refreshments.
Sun., Oct. 6, from 2-5 p.m.
Renaissance Raleigh Hotel at North Hills
Enjoy an afternoon of spa and beauty treatments, drinks, raffle prizes and giveaways for survivors as well as their friends and families.
le Tour de Femme
Sat., Oct. 12
Event – 7:30 a.m.
Ride – 9 a.m.
Departing from and returning to Cycling Spoken Here
1377 Northwest Maynard Rd., Cary
Don't miss out on Grab My Wheel's le Tour de Femme, in which women bike 15, 31.2 or 62.4 miles and indulge in a post-ride celebration. Proceeds benefit the Livestrong Foundation and the Angel Fund of Rex Hospital.
Thad and Alice Eure Walk for Hope and Run for Hope
Sun., Oct. 13
Run: registration – 7 a.m.; start – 8 and 9 a.m.
Walk: registration – 8 a.m.; start – 10 a.m.
Angus Barn Restaurant, Raleigh
Join the 25th annual walk (1 mile) and 5th annual run (5k or 10k) from the Angus Barn through Umstead State Park. A celebratory festival, with food, music and kids' activities, follows. Proceeds benefit research to discover causes and cures for mental illness.