Special Events

The Dragon Boat Festival is a popular event every October

The Dragon Boat Festival happens along the Schuylkill River every October. Since the first event in 2002, festival participants and supporters have raised more than $1 million for Fox Chase. Thank you to the teams and all who support Fox Chase Cancer Center through this event.

Take Part and Help Support Fox Chase Cancer Center

Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia holds special events all year to provide cancer education and to benefit the Center. Funds raised go to cancer research, prevention and treatment at Fox Chase. We also partner with community groups to help raise cancer awareness and support. Please join us by taking part in the great events coming up. To learn more, please call our special events office at 215-728-3163.

Love Versus Cancer presents:
A Celebration for Cancer Survivors

Saturday, October 5, 2013
2:00 - 5:00 pm (rain or shine)
Guests will enjoy light refreshment and a live performance by a special guest ... to be announced!
This event is FREE, but registration is required due to limited seating. RSVP by September 28.


Paws for the Cause

Calling all dogs and puppies for a one-mile dog walk
Join us on Sunday, October 20, 2013
Paws walk time: 9:30 am – 1:00 pm