BEN'FM's Event Calendar

BEN's Event Calendar


  Event Description Time / Location
9/6 Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation 5K

Help to go the distance for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month by joining CareSTAT for their 1st Annual CareSTAT Fun Run/5K, or just enjoy a family day including moon bounce, face painting, water ice, refreshments, and fun!

LOCATION: CareStat Urgent Care - 103 Baltimore Pike Springfield, PA 19064

TIME: Registration begins at 8a. Race Begins at 9a. And family fun until 1p

To donate directly to Alex’s Lemonade Stand for the event go here:
http://www.alexslemonade.org/mypage/1116617

For more info, click here.

8a, Springfield, PA
9/6 St. Mary Health Expo: Caring for the Whole Woman

Join Master of Ceremonies, Marilyn Russell, at the St. Mary Health Expo: Caring for the Whole Woman, on Saturday, September 6th from 9a-2p at the Sheraton Bucks County Hotel (400 Oxford Valley Rd). This free event offers more than 30 exhibits, screenings, offerings, and demonstrations. The program includes an inspiring keynote address from Olympic bobsled medalist, Jamie Greubel, a panel discussion, and breakout sessions led by healthcare experts, plus special guests, prizes, a healthy lunch and more! Click here to register or call 215.710.5888.

9a-2p, Langhorne, PA
9/6 Giant

Join us on Saturday, September 6th from 10a-2p at Giant in Havertown (116 W Township Line Rd) as we team up with Unilever and help us stuff a Philabundance truck by donating canned and non-perishable food items during Giant's Stuff-A-Truck Event! We'll also have games, prizes, music, and more! Check out http://feedourfamilies.org/ for more info.

10a-2p, Havertown, PA
9/13 Sippin' By The River

Join us at the 19th Annual Sippin' by the River on Saturday, September 13th at The River Deck on the water in Philadelphia! The event will run from 1pm until 5 pm and benefits the Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America. Your ticket will grant you entrance and the chance to sample an assortment of great wines & beers, entertainment, live music, and much more - all with the great backdrop of the Delaware River. Super cheap $8 parking - Pier 24 Parking Lot (right next to the River Deck)! For more info and tickets, click here.

1p-5p, Philadelphia, PA
9/14 Totally Awesome 80s Run

On Sunday, September 14th, join Marilyn Russell and the Party Patrol at the Totally Awesome 80s Run! Break out that 80s gear and come out to run to your favorite tunes from the 80s. Plus, head into Adelphia's (1750 Clements Bridge Rd) for the after party complete with great food, a free beer, 80s DJ, and theme contests.

http://www.totallyawesome80srun.com/about-80s/

9:30a, Deptford, NJ
9/27 40th Street Summer Series

Each summer University City District, U Penn and The Rotunda invite internationally-acclaimed ensembles—such as the Millennial Territory Orchestra and the Sun Ra Arkestra— to play free outdoor concerts that capture the soul of the neighborhood. Since its beginning, the 40th Street Summer Series has enlivened the 40th Street corridor (now home to Distrito, HipCityVeg, RAVE Cinema, Ben & Jerry’s, and more) during the typically slow summer months by increasing patronage at nearby retailers and building upon the existing vibrancy of 40th Street, while providing entertaining, enriching and safe outlets for families, visitors and students. - See more here.

6p-8p, Philadelphia, PA
9/28 Manayunk Fall StrEAT Food Festival

Join Marilyn Russell and the Party Patrol at the 2014 Manayunk Fall StrEAT Food Festival on Main St. in Manayunk. Main Street will be closed to traffic and filled with some of Philadelphia’s best food trucks with specialties ranging from ice cream to Asian delicacies. Visitors are encouraged to walk the length of Main Street stopping at trucks and restaurants to choose from dozens of options at affordable prices. 

Visitors can shop for homemade honey, oils, spices, breads, and other delicious items all made by local vendors. Food centric arts and crafts are also available in the market areas. 

A restaurant tour also takes place highlighting a secret ingredient (apples for fall) at particpating trucks and eateries in Manayunk. The retailers join in the fun with free seasonal treats, sidewalk sales and other in-store promotions. Live music and dining areas are added as a festival backdrop to this great event.

11a, Manayunk
9/29 2014 Volunteers of America Delaware Valley Give Hope Golf Tournament

Join Rich DeSisto and Volunteers of America Delaware Valley on Monday, September 29th at Trump National Golf Club in Pine Hill, NJ for the 14th annual Give Hope Golf Tournament. Designed by the world-renowned golf course architect, Tom Fazio, this award-winning course on Southern New Jersey’s highest point provides tremendous views of the entire Philadelphia skyline. Highlights of the day include a lunch buffet, contests and prizes, giveaways, a silent auction, a cocktail reception, and much more. In addition to having a great time playing on a spectacular course, you will be giving hope to veterans in need. Money raised from this tournament will help the veterans who reside at VOADV's Home for the Brave and the men and women who receive assistance from their veterans’ services.

9:30am Registration
11:00am Lunch Buffet
12:00pm Shotgun Start
4:30pm Cocktail Reception

For more information on the event, click here.

9:30a, Pine Hill, NJ
11/8 AHA Heart Walk 2014

Join BEN FM at Citizens Bank Park for the American Heart Association's signature fundraising event. The Heart Walk promotes physical activity and heart-healthy living in a fun family environment. The event features a 3.1 mile walk route with optional 1 mile route for survivors. Click here for more information.

8a, Philadelphia, PA

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