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2024 Events

Day at the Races

Saturday, April 20


Keeneland Race Course

Our annual “Keeneland Day at the Races” was launched in 1983 as a fundraiser to finance the groundbreaking of RMHC of the Bluegrass.

Held in the Keeneland Room, guests enjoy one of the most stunning views of the race track. Located on the 5th floor and complete with a private patio, this room is a fit for a queen – literally 😉

Complemented by great food and even better company, this is a great event to see and be seen while partaking in one of Lexington’s favorite past times: A Day at the Races!

Pop Tab Palooza

Thursday, May 16


RMHC of the Bluegrass

Collect Pop Tabs with your community and bring them to our FREE event at RMHC! This is a family friendly event and a great way to give back to Families in-need!

Swing Fore  the House

Tuesday, June 18

First Wave-8:30AM, Second Wave- 1pm

Champions at Keene Trace

At this event, adults play and kids win!

2024 marks the 12th anniversary of RMHC of the Bluegrass’ Swing Fore the House. The charity golf tournament takes place on a world-class golf course, Champion Trace!

There are opportunities for Hole Sponsorships, Team Sponsorships and an overall good time for a great cause.

Pickle for a Purpose

Sunday, August 4


Lexington Ice Center

Partner up and join our second annual, beginner-friendly pickleball tournament at Lexington Ice Rink. Team sponsorships are available and a great time is sure to be had by all!

McDazzle Gala & Auction

Friday, October 18

6:00 pm

Central Bank Center

McDazzle is our most important fundraising event held annually that enables us to continue our programs to benefit children and their families from the Bluegrass and beyond.

The 2024 McDazzle Gala & Auction will be held on the evening of Friday, October 18th at the beautiful Central Bank Center with over 650 people in attendance. The evening features Live Entertainment, an elegant menu, an exciting live and silent auction, and a special tribute to our 2024 Elizabeth Carey Nahra Legacy of Love Award honoree. This award represents the tireless support of RMHC of the Bluegrass and the families and children we serve.

Net proceeds from this event represent over 35% of our total annual operating budget and is quite certainly an evening where people leave feeling dazzled.

The Giving Tree

Friday, November 29 - Monday, December 9

6:00 pm

Central Bank Center

Be one of 40 sponsors to display your decorated tree at Greyline Station from November 29th – December 9th in our first annual Giving Tree event. Participants will have the chance to purchase raffle tickets to win their favorite tree(s)!