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Special Gatherings, Celebrations and Fundraisers to Support Our Community

Throughout the year, the Lakewood Ranch Community Fund hosts and co-hosts a variety of special events to support the people and interests of our community. Some of these special occasions are open to the public, while others are by invitation only. This page serves as your up-to-the-moment source for all the fun that’s to come!

Be sure to check back often, as information about our upcoming events will appear below as their dates get closer.

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Upcoming Events

Run for The Beads

A Mardi Gras-themed 5K Run/Walk

When: Saturday, February 18, 2023, 8:00 AM start time with finish by noon

Where: Waterside Place, 1551 Halcyon Trail, Sarasota, FL 34240

About: This fun Mardi Gras-themed 5K run/walk will benefit nonprofits that make an impact in Lakewood Ranch and the surrounding communities. The run is followed by an after party featuring carnival-like festivities.

Cost: $35 (first 100 registrants), $40 (registrants 101-200), $45 (registrants 201+).

our mission

The Lakewood Ranch Community Fund enhances the quality of life in and near our community by promoting philanthropy, responding to community needs and granting funds.