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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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The Soiree at the Ranch

When: November 9, 2023

Where: Lakewood Ranch Golf and Country Club, 7650 Legacy Blvd., Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202  

Thanks to all the sponsors and attendees for making this a successful event!

Click here for a photo gallery of event images.


Thanks to Pamaro Shop Furniture for being the Title Sponsor of this event, and to Casto and Lakewood Ranch Communities for being Community Sponsors. Their support is greatly appreciated. 

Run For The Beads Mardi Gras 5K Run/Walk

When: Saturday, February 10, 2024

4:00 pm Kids Dash (free) / 4:20 pm One-Mile Family Run ($20) / 5:00 pm 5K Start ($35-$45) / 5:45 pm Afterparty / 6:15 pm Awards

Where: Waterside Place at Lakewood Ranch  


This event supports our grant giving to nonprofits that make an impact in Lakewood Ranch and surrounding communities.

Costume contest, prizes, food and beverages!

All 5K registrants receive a T-shirt, scored finishing time, finishers’ medal, and one free beverage ticket.

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.