eventsWhether you’re into adrenaline sports, travelling, running or simply socialising with your friends and family, Cancer Focus NI has the perfect fundraising event for you.


We’ve something to suit everyone, young and old, from challenge and overseas  events, to sponsored walks and bun sales.  Get involved in any of our events and you’re guaranteed to be a part of something special.


Find out which of our upcoming fundraising events are happening in your area:



The 10,000m Challenge

06/12/2017 - 31/12/2018 All Day

Raise money for Cancer Focus Northern Ireland by taking part in High Point Ireland’s 10,000m Challenge 2018. The aim of this unique all-Ireland adventure challenge is for each participating walker /... Read more


Abbott World Marathon Majors

01/01/2018 - 01/01/2019 All Day

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland is delighted to offer guaranteed entries for all the Abbott World Marathon Majors. The World Marathon Majors is a series consisting of six of the largest and... Read more


Open Challenge

01/01/2018 - 01/01/2020 All Day

Open Challenge for Cancer Focus NI You can take on a challenge anywhere in the world and raise funds for Cancer Focus NI. If there is somewhere you have always wanted to trek,... Read more


Skydive for Cancer Focus NI - Anytime

01/01/2018 - 31/12/2018 All Day at Wild Geese Skydive Centre, Movenis Airfield, Carrowreagh Road, Garvagh, Coleraine BT51 5LQ

Take on the challenge of a lifetime and skydive in aid of Cancer Focus NI! You can pick your own date and you can jump on your own or as... Read more


Newtownstewart Ladies & Gents Fashion Show

04/10/2018 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm at Mellon Country Inn, 134 Beltany Rd, Omagh, Tyrone BT78 5RA

Interested in the latest style and fashion from local shops or even just fancy an entertaining evening with friends and family? Why not come along to the Mellon Country Inn... Read more


Baker McKenzie Cave Hill Moonlit Walk

05/10/2018 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm at Cave Hill Country Park, Antrim Road, Belfast, BT5 5GR

Friday 5th October 2018 Challenge yourself to make it to the top of Cave Hill – in the dark! Come along and take part in our Baker McKenzie Cave Hill... Read more


Cloughmills Charity Table Quiz

12/10/2018 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm at Cloughmills Memorial Hall, Main Street , Cloughmills, Antrim BT44 9LQ

Do you know which type of cap is commonly associated with fictional detective Sherlock Holmes? or Can you name which Northern Irish rider won the Superbike World Championship in three... Read more


Modern Jive Night

13/10/2018 - 14/10/2018 8:00 pm - 12:30 am at The Pavilion, Stormont Estate, Belfast, BT4 3TA

Modern Jive is a dance style derived from swing, lindy hop, rock and roll, salsa and others. The main innovation being to simplify the footwork - by removing syncopation such as chasse. Read more


The Pink Run

28/10/2018 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Victoria Park, Kyle street, Belfast, BT4 1LS

The Pink Run is back! Join us on Sunday 28th October at Victoria Park, Belfast at 12 noon and turn yourself PINK for local breast cancer research.   Read more

Suzie Colledge and Natalie Watson from Cancer Focus NI are calling for runners to go Stateside for the race of a lifetime - the New York marathon this November. The proceeds will help fund Cancer Focus NI support services for local cancer patients and their families at a difficult time in their lives. For more details call Emma on 028 9068 0771 or email

New York Marathon 2018

04/11/2018 All Day at New York, Staten Island, New York City,

Why not take on the challenge of a lifetime for Cancer Focus Northern Ireland by running the New York Marathon in November 2018! The New York City Marathon is one... Read more


Cave Hill Moonlit Walk

16/11/2018 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm at Cave Hill Country Park, Cave Hill Country Park , Belfast,

Friday 16th November 2018 Challenge yourself to make it to the top of Cave Hill – in the dark! Registration: £25 Suggested sponsorship: £80 Come along and take part in... Read more


Dare to Dip

01/01/2019 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at Crawfordsburn Beach, 32 Bridge Road, Bangor, Down BT19 1JT

Cancer Focus NI's New Year’s Day Dip is back for the 4th year running! Registration: £10 Suggested sponsorship: £50 Shake off the excess of Christmas and make a fresh start... Read more

Hikers under the northern lights in Iceland.

The Arctic Trek

31/03/2019 - 07/04/2019 All Day

Sunday 31st March - Sunday 7th April 2019 Imagine eight days in the middle of Sweden, set in stunning and pristine wilderness, miles from anywhere. This unique Arctic Trek experience is... Read more


Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon

05/05/2019 All Day at Stormont Estate, Belfast, Stormont Estate, Belfast, BT4 3SH

We're absolutely delighted to announce that we're an official charity for the 2019 Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon next May 🏃‍ 2019’s marathon will offer lots of new and exciting changes including: ❗ NEW... Read more

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Mourne Seven Summits

22/06/2019 All Day at Newcastle, Northern Ireland, 10-14 Central Promenade, Newcastle, Down BT33 0AA

Saturday 22nd June 2019 Registration: £35 Suggested sponsorship target: £500 This June take on the challenge of the Cancer Focus Mourne Seven Summits to raise some much needed funds to help people... Read more


Nothing catching your fancy? Well why not organise your own fundraising event or join your local Cancer Focus NI fundraising group? Get some fundraising ideas and advice here on how to make your event a great success.


We have a dedicated fundraising team who will work along with you and support you in your fundraising. To contact the team email or call 028 9066 3281.