Event Calendar

Ongoing — 2018

My Miracle Birthday

Grateful to be adding another candle to your birthday cake this year? Instead of asking for gifts for your upcoming birthday, invite your friends and family to make a donation to The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital. The gift of your birthday will give our young patients and their families something to celebrate. Click here to set up your My Miracle Birthday fundraising page and start spreading the news to your social networks!


Ongoing — 2018

You Dine. We Donate.

Support The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital by eating out at your favorite restaurants in the Portland area. During various months throughout the year, a different restaurant will contribute a percentage of every check to The BBCH. All you have to do is dine at that restaurant to participate! The contribution is made at no extra cost to you and will go to ensure that Maine children can continue to receive the care they need, close to home. To learn more about the You Dine. We Donate fundraiser, please click here.

April: The Lobster Shack at Two Lights
July: Top of the East and Congress Squared at The Westin Hotel
August 14, 2018: Roma Pizza Benefit Night at Roma Pizza, Kennebunkport
September 8, 2018: Fire & Roast BBQ atThe Lost Fire, Cape Porpoise
November: Bolster, Snow & Co.
December: Hugo’s/ Eventide/ Honey Paw 


Miracle Treat Day to Benefit BBCH

Thursday, August 2, 2018
Participating Dairy Queen Restaurants

Save the date and plan ahead for a summer treat: Thursday, August 2, is Miracle Treat Day at participating Dairy Queen Restaurants!

On Miracle Treat Day, participating Dairy Queen Restaurants will donate one dollar or more from every Blizzard Treat sold (any size, any flavor) to The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital. Visit a participating DQ on August 2, order a Blizzard and thank the staff for supporting BBCH!

Click here for a complete list of participating locations.


Portland Sea Dogs Slugger Open

Friday, August 3, 2018
Sable Oaks in South Portland

Please join us for the annual Portland Sea Dogs Slugger Open – a fantastic golf tournament that allows you to play golf with your friends and co-workers in the morning and cap the day off with your family at a Sea Dogs baseball game, all while raising funds for The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital at Maine Medical Center. For More information contact Sarah Helming (207) 662-2101.

Click here for more information, or to register.


2018 TD Beach to Beacon Let's Go! Running Team

Saturday, August 4, 2018
Cape Elizabeth

As a past beneficiary, we have 25 bibs for the 2018 Beach to Beacon race! To learn more about you can fundraise for a bib or join the Beach to Beacon Let's Go! B2B Running Team, please visit our website!


CMN Hospitals Golf Scramble presented by Southern Maine Ace Hardware Dealers

Friday, August 24, 2018
Sable Oaks Golf Club, South Portland

Please join us for the 4th Annual CMN Hospitals Golf Scramble hosted by our friends at Ace Hardware! This year’s event is sure to sell out so don’t miss your chance to join in the fun and support Maine’s only children’s hospital. Registration includes cart, snacks, lunch, prizes and more. Sponsorship opportunities are available!

More Information
Tom Skelton at Maine Hardware
Phone: (207) 773-5604

Click here for more information and to register.


19th Annual Stefano Nappi Golf Tournament

Sunday, September 9, 2018
Riverside Golf Course

Year after year this event, hosted by the Nappi family, provides funds to support many special services for patients and families that otherwise would not be possible at BBCH. Teeing off on Sunday, September 9th at 8am at Riverside Golf Course, this tournament wraps up with a lunch reception at Bruno's Restaurant.

Click here for more information, or to register.


BBCH Open

Thursday, September 13, 2018
Boothbay Harbor Country Club, Prouts Neck Country Club, & The Woodlands Club

The Annual BBCH Open Golf Tournament will take place on Thursday, September 13th, 2018 at the Boothbay Harbor Country Club, Prouts Neck Country Club and The Woodlands Club to support Maine’s only children’s hospital. Last year’s tournament sold out – we had 84 teams sign up! Please visit the event page for more information on the event or to register. We look forward to seeing you for a great day on the course!

Click here for more information, or to register.


10th Annual Herb Noble Memorial Ride

Saturday, September 15, 2018
Bentley's Saloon, Arundel

The annual Herb Noble Memorial Ride will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Bentley's Saloon in Arundel 8:00 AM-10:00 AM. Contributions will be used to support the quality of life for patients, staff, and families cared for in the pediatric inpatient unit of The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital at Maine Medical Center.

Click here for more information.


3rd Annual Pay 4 Play with FRANK 107.5

Thursday, September 20th - Friday, September 21st

Requesting your favorite song will never feel better! Frank 107.5’s 3rd annual Pay 4 Play benefitting The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital is as simple as it sounds: You Pay, Frank Plays.  Beginning at 6am on Thursday, September 20th and ending at noon on Friday, September 21st, Frank FM radio hosts, Stan, Holly and Leif are committing 20 hours of air time to ensuring that you hear your favorite song - as long as you’re willing to pay the price! The farther your song request is from Frank’s traditional classic rock format, the more you pay to hear it.

100% of the funds raised during this event will stay local to support sick and injured kids at The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital.


Extra Life Gaming Marathon

Saturday, November 3 - 4, 2018

 Join thousands of game enthusiasts across the country for the 6th annual Extra Life 24-hour gaming marathon. Invite your friends and family to sponsor you, grab the game of your choice and spend an entire day playing games on your own or with others. A special thank you to this year’s Local Hero sponsor, Kepware Technologies.

Interested in gaming with others on November 4th? Below is a listing of known local opportunities. Check back often for updates!


Past Events

Cups for Kids at Cumberland Farms

August 1 - 31, 2017
Your Local Cumberland Farms

Beat the summer heat with a Chill Zone beverage from Cumberland Farms and support BBCH! During the month of August, Cumberland Farms will donate five cents for every Chill Zone beverage (including slushies and sodas) sold to benefit the children's hospital.

We need your help to visit all 44 Cumberland Farms in Maine! Please visit a Cumberland Farms near you, purchase a Chill Zone beverage, and thank the staff for supporting BBCH.

More Information
Sarah Helming
BBCH Development Manager
Phone: (207) 662-2101


Cares for Kids Radiothon

March 15 - 17, 2018

Tune in to the 13th Annual Cares for Kids Radiothon presented by Rowe Westbrook & Rowe Auburn on Thursday, March 15 – Saturday, March 17. Your favorite personalities from FRANK 107.5 and 99.9 The Wolf will be broadcasting live from The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital Atrium, bringing you the inspiring stories of the patients and families cared for at Maine’s only children’s hospital.

100% of the funds raised during the Cares for Kids Radiothon will stay local and support programs, equipment and services at The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital at Maine Medical Center.


Helping Hearts

Saturday, March 31, 2018
Presented by Heart to Heart and held at the Hilton Garden Inn, Freeport, ME

Join Heart to Heart for their second annual fundraiser, Helping Hearts, at the Hilton Garden Inn located in downtown Freeport. All proceeds will benefit Congenital Heart Disease Services at The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital. Come out and enjoy a night of live music, an assortment of appetizers, delicious desserts, and refreshments as we raise funds for this cause. There will be a silent auction table filled with amazing items donated from local and national companies, a cash bar, dancing, and tons of laughs! Bring your friends and loved ones out for a night to remember.

Tickets are $50 per person and available online.


Dunkin' Donuts Iced Coffee Day

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Jumpstart your day with an Iced Coffee from Dunkin' Donuts on May 23rd! Knowing that $1 from every Iced Coffee sold across the state that day will be donated to The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital should put an extra hop in your step!


Bash for Beamis

Friday, June 22, 2018
Willowdale Golf Club, 52 Willowdale Road, Scarborough, ME

The 5th Annual Bash For Beamis will take place Friday, June 22nd to support the Pediatric Diabetes Fund at The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital. Please join us for a fun-filled night of good food, live music by Don Campbell, raffles, and a silent auction in memory of Lee W. Beamis, Jr.

Click here for more information.


CMN Hospitals Disc Golf Tournament

Sunday, July 22nd
Bittersweet Ridge Disc Golf Course, 383 Gray Rd. in North Yarmouth

Please join us for the 6th annual Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals’ Disc Golf Tournament! On Sunday, July 22nd disc golf enthusiasts from across New England will join us at Bittersweet Ridge in North Yarmouth for a day of fun, food, fundraising and friends. All proceeds will benefit The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital, our local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.

For more information please e mail Meghan McNamara: mmcnamara@mmc.org

To register, please click here. For a list of sponsorship opportunities, click here.


Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Golf Tournament Presented by Walmart

Monday, July 30, 2018
Martindale Golf Course

 The 14th Anuual CMN Hospitals Golf Scramble will once again take place at Martindale Golf Course in Auburn. Join us for a day on the green including breakfast, lunch, awards and much more - all to benefit the children at The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital.

More Information
Kelly Cates at Walmart Distribution Center
Email: Kelly.Cates@Walmart.com
Click here for more information and to register.