Breast Cancer Awareness Month Events

It’s October, is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Below are events around Dayton!

Don’t forget to GEAR UP! With Pink Ribbon Driven gear for all the event across town by clicking here! 

Join the Norma Ross Pink Ribbon Driven Team in October at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk – Dayton.

Drink Pink-Heidelberg’s Pink Beer Campaign for PRG
Sat, Sep 1, 2018 8:00 AM Wed, Oct 31, 2018 11:59 PM
Various Locations TBA (map)
Heidelberg Distributing is giving back to PRG through its pink Michelob Ultra beer sales from Springfield and Dayton area participating locations throughout the months of September & October! Thank you to Heidelberg!

PRG Motorcycle Raffle!
Sat, Sep 1, 2018 10:00 AM Wed, Oct 31, 2018 11:59 PM
Online Raffle (map)
Get your chance to Ride PRG Style! Thanks to Warrior Racing, you can have a chance to own the first PRG branded motorcycle! Raffle tickets are available for purchase at All proceeds benefit PRG! Raffle drawing to take place at the end of October 2018.

Fresh Thyme Giving Bag
Mon, Oct 1, 2018 8:00 AM Wed, Oct 31, 2018 9:00 PM
Fresh Thyme (map)
Pink Ribbon Girls has been chosen as the Giving Bag beneficiary for the month of October at these Fresh Thyme store locations: 2850 E. Centre Dr. Beavercreek, OH & 4317 Feedwire Rd. Centerville, OH.  PRG will receive $1 for each reusable bag purchased at the reusable bag rack at the stores.

Panera Pink Ribbon Bagel sales
Monday, October 1st – Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
WHERE: Panera Bread; various locations in Dayton
COST: $1.35 for a single Pink Ribbon Bagel, $6 for half dozen, $10.99 for a baker’s dozen and $15.99 for a baker’s dozen plus two tubs of cream cheese. Preorder online by clicking here!  A portion of the proceeds from these special ribbon-shaped bagel sales will benefit the Pink Ribbon Girls and Miami Valley Hospital Foundation.

2018 Ignite the Fight Dayton
Saturday, October 6, 2018
7:00 PM 11:00 PM
‘The Barn’ (map)
Save the Date for 2018 Ignite the Fight Dayton! More details to come…

Making Strides of Springfield
Saturday, Oct. 7, registration – 8 a.m.; walk – 9 a.m.
Springfield Regional Cancer Center, 148 W. North St., Springfield
Register online at Making Strides of Springfield by clicking here
Distance: 5K. Goal: $70,000. More: DJ Chill – a Springfield-area first responder – will provide the tunes
Paint the Town Pink 5K Run and Concert
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 13th 6p – 11 p.m.
WHERE: Downtown Troy Public Square
COST: Register online here
DETAILS: A 5K timed run around downtown Troy followed by a free concert featuring Velvet Crush, the Pink Ribbon Girls fire truck, a beer garden, food and raffles.  Check out their Facebook page by clicking here.

6th Annual AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary, Post 148 Breast Cancer Awareness Benefit
Sat, Oct 13, 2018 11:00 AM Sun, Oct 14, 2018 12:00 PM
AMVETS, Post 148 (map)
6th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Benefit:
Saturday, October 13: Golf Scramble at Sugar Isle Golf Course – 11am
Rib Dinner at AMVETS, Post 148 – 5-7pm
Entertainment by “Just-N-Tyme” Band – 7pm
Sunday, October 14: Breakfast at AMVETS, Post 148 – 8am
“Walk, Roll, or Run” – 10am
For further information or to have an event packet sent to you please email Pat Turner, our Chairman at

5th Annual Car/Bike Cruise-In Breastfest 2018
Saturday, October 13, 2018
1:00 PM 6:00 PM
Fairborn Moose Lodge 1068 (map)
Come out and enjoy the 5th Annual Car/Bike Cruise In Breast fest. There will be raffles, 50/50, food, balloon launch, music, and amazing cars/bikes. Along with the Pink Ribbon Girls and our Local FIRE Fighters. Fun for the entire family. All of our proceeds go to the Pink Ribbon Girls 100%.

Tutu 2 Miler Benefitting PRG
Sunday, October 14, 2018
8:30 AM 10:30 AM
Northmont High School (map)
Join the Mantra Salon Owners, Employees, Englewood and Clayton Communities as they honor local Warriors! Wear your favorite tutu and come out as we walk and celebrate cancer Survivors. All proceeds will go to Pink Ribbon Girls to help local families fighting breast and gynecological cancers. Each registered walker will receive a shirt. Route to be determined.

Paint the Town Pink Troy 5k
Friday, October 19, 2018
6:00 PM 11:00 PM
Downtown Troy (map)
Live music, food trucks, family-friendly activities, beer garden, raffles and more!  Click here to sign up

Dropping the Gloves Against Breast Cancer
Saturday, October 20, 2018
6:00 PM 11:00 PM
Kettering Ice Arena (map)
Dayton Fire Hockey and The Pink Ribbon Girls present, Dropping the Gloves against Breast Cancer. Please join us for Dayton Fire vs Toledo Police as we celebrate breast cancer survivors and continue to raise awareness. Multiple items will be raffled off, plus an after party at Bar Louie at the Greene!




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