Events

Helping people with disabilities and medical conditions is what we do at Easter Seals Alberta, but we can not do it alone. Get involved by participating in an Easter Seals Alberta event. We hold several events each year throughout the province. We hope to see you at our next event! 

Easter Seals Events

#UnstoppABLE Paper Egg Campaign

March 16 – April 12, 2020

Each Spring, communities and businesses all across Alberta rally together to raise funds in support of Albertans who are living with disabilities and medical conditions through the annual Easter Seals Paper Egg Campaign. During the Paper Egg Campaign period, Albertans are invited to make a donation to Easter Seals Alberta by purchasing Paper Eggs that are available at checkout counters at participating retail stores, restaurants and other businesses.

Kevin Karius Easter Seals Celebrity Golf Classic

July 8, 2020

Join us for the annual Kevin Karius Easter Seals Celebrity Golf Classic presented by Prism Flow Products! Teams of four participants plus one celebrity (five-some) will gather together to tee off in support of a great cause. Registration includes a continental breakfast, 18-holes of golf on a private course, power golf cart, driving range/putting green, dinner buffet and silent/live auction. We hope to see you there!

JC Anderson Memorial Golf Tournament

August 27, 2020

This event supports children and adults with disabilities and medical conditions in Alberta. Registration includes 18-holes of challenging golf, a power golf cart rental, lunch, dinner, a silent/live auction and a fabulous tee gift. There will be plenty of sponsored beverage and food holes to quench your thirst and power up your game! Stay tuned, details are coming soon!

Jann Arden Event

December 6, 2020

Brunch Reinvented with Jann Arden was such a hit in 2019 that we decided to host another event with Jann Arden in December 2020! More details are coming soon.

Community Events

Edmonton Bowling Challenge 2020

February 20, 2020

It’s the 2020 We Care Bowling Challenge…Ugly Sweater Edition! Come dressed in your nastiest knit, cringiest crochet or worst wool and help send kids with disabilities to summer camp! LET’S GET AWKWARD!

Give A Kid A Lift

March 15, 2020

Garaventa Lift is once again partnering with Easter Seals Alberta to provide a home renovation and installation of a custom home elevator for one local family facing an accessibility challenge in their home. The Give A Kid A Lift program is the first of its kind in Alberta and is funded solely through community partnerships and revenues from fundraising events like this one.  Join us as we hoist a cold one and sing along to several great musical talents from Alberta.

UnstoppABLE Rowing Marathon

April 18, 2020

Register for the 2020 Unstoppable Rowing Marathon! Completing the 42,195m marathon distance is a significant undertaking, but with a little planning, you’ll be ready and able to tackle it. Funds raised go towards Easter Seals Alberta. Grab a team of 2, 3 or 4, or get crazy and row the 42.2 km solo!

Scotiabank Calgary Marathon

May 31, 2020

Set Your Sights on 2020! The Scotiabank Calgary Marathon Race Weekend is Run Calgary’s premier event and part of the Run Calgary series. This celebration of our city brings together the run community in an annual gathering that raises funds and marks achievement. There is a 50KM Ultra, marathon, half-marathon, 10KM, 5KM family run and kids’ marathon. NEW for 2020 is a 50KM relay! Sign up and fundraise for Easter Seals Alberta!

International Day for Persons with Disabilities

December 3, 2020

Celebrating the accomplishments and achievements that persons with disabilities contribute to our community. The purpose of IDPD is to: promote an understanding of disability issues; mobilize support for the dignity, rights and well-being of people with disabilities; and, increase awareness of the value of integrating people with disabilities in every aspect of political, social, economic, and cultural life.​