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:


Mont Blanc summit (4)

Open Challenge - Anytime, Anywhere

31/01/2017 - 31/12/2017 12:00 am

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, cycle, paddle or... Read more

Europa Abseil

Europa Abseil

26/02/2017 - 24/09/2017 All Day at Europa Hotel, Great Victoria Street, Belfast, BT2 7AP

Abseil Belfast’s iconic Europa Hotel for Cancer Focus NI We are looking for brave individuals to take the plunge and abseil down the Europa Hotel to help raise vital funds... Read more


Skydive for Cancer Focus NI - Anytime

28/02/2017 - 31/12/2017 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


White Collar Boxing

22/08/2017 - 30/09/2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Spartans Gym and Fitness, 44 Rashee Road, Ballyclare, Antrim BT39 9HT

Want a new challenge this summer? Spartans Gym and Fitness hosting a white collar boxing event and raising funds for Cancer Focus NI.  We are calling on willing participants to... Read more


Lisburn Teal Takeover!

18/09/2017 - 24/09/2017 All Day

Lisburn- we need your help! Help us to turn Lisburn teal from 18th-24th September as part of our Teal Takeover to raise funds and awareness in the area! If you own a... Read more


Lisburn Teal Takeover- Food & Craft Market

23/09/2017 10:00 am - 4:00 pm at Penny Square Market, Haslems Lane, Lisburn, BT28 1WZ

Join Cancer Focus NI and Penny Square Market at for special Teal Takeover Market as we celebrate  local food and crafts! Face painting & glitter tattoos available Entrance is FREE... Read more


In Pink Skydive

01/10/2017 - 31/10/2017 All Day at Wild Geese Skydive Centre, 116 Carrowreagh Road, Garvagh, BT51 5LQ

This October we are asking people to be brave and take the leap for Cancer Focus NI! Registration: £50 Minimum sponsorship: £400 Take part in our In Pink Skydive on... Read more


Grease at the Strand Arts Centre

05/10/2017 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Strand Arts Centre, 152-154 Holywood Rd, Belfast, Antrim BT4 1NY

The Holywood Cancer Focus Group are proud to announce a fun-filled ladies night not to be missed! Why not treat yourself and your friends by reliving the friendships, romances and adventures... Read more


Focus on Flowers Enniskillen

05/10/2017 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm at Cathedral Hall, 2 Halls Lane, Enniskillen, Fermanagh BT74 7DR

FOCUS ON FLOWERS!  Enniskillen Cancer Focus Group would like to invite all you flowers enthusiasts to 'Focus on Flowers', an evening of floral art demonstration by Anne Johnson at Cathedral Hall,... Read more

Kilimanjaro challenge event

Kilimanjaro Trek

14/10/2017 - 23/10/2017 All Day at Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park,

14th– 23rd October 2017 Join Cancer Focus NI this October and take on the  tallest, free standing mountain in the world, Kilimanjaro. The snowy peak rises to a breath taking 5,895... Read more


The Dunloy CC 'Tour of Legends' Sportive

14/10/2017 9:30 am - 5:00 pm at Dunloy Parish Centre, Bridge Road, Dunloy, BT44 8QP

Dunloy Cycling Club are delighted to announce the Tour of Legends Sportive which will take place on Saturday 14th October 2017. There will be a mass 'ride out' from Dunloy... Read more

Colour run

The Pink Run

29/10/2017 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm at Victoria Park, Park Avenue, Belfast, BT4 1JT

The Pink Run is back! Run in Pink on Sunday 29th October for the Cancer Focus Northern Ireland In Pink Campaign. Join us at Victoria Park, Belfast at 12 noon and... Read more


Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special!

31/10/2017 - 07/12/2017 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Downshire Community Hall, 1 Downshire Park Central, Belfast, BT6 0LH

Keeeeeeep Dancing! Cancer Focus Northern Ireland has teamed up with Ballroom Blitz NI to host a very special Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special, based on the hit TV show,  to raise vital... Read more

New York Marathon

New York City Marathon 2017

05/11/2017 All Day at New York, Staten Island, New York City,

Challenge yourself to run 26.2 miles and participate in the spectacular New York City Marathon.  Our sponsorship package includes: Return flights from Dublin to New York, all taxes included 5 Night’s accommodation... Read more


Strictly Come Dancing at the Movies!

10/11/2017 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm at Stormont Hotel, Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 3LP

Keeeeeeep Dancing! Cancer Focus Northern Ireland has teamed up with Ballroom Blitz NI to host a very special Strictly Come Dancing at the Movies event, based on the hit TV show,  to... Read more


Dare to Dip!

01/01/2018 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm at Crawfordsburn Beach, Bridge Road South, Helen's Bay, BT19 1JT

New Year's Day, 11am Crawfordsburn Beach Registration: £10 Suggested sponsorship: £50 Shake off the excess of Christmas and make a fresh start to the New Year by taking a chilly... Read more


London Marathon 2018

22/04/2018 9:00 am - 3:30 pm at London Marathon 2018, London, London,

Take on the challenge of a lifetime for Cancer Focus Northern Ireland by running the London Marathon 2018! The marathon will take place on Sunday 22nd April 2018 from Blackheath and runs... Read more


Slieve Donard Moonlit Walk

25/05/2018 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm at Slieve Donard, Slieve Donard Mountain, Newcastle,

Friday 25th May 2018 Registration: £25 Suggested sponsorship: £80 Challenge yourself to make it to the highest peak in Northern Ireland – in the dark! Starting at 7.30pm, we will... 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.

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