Foundation Events

Attend a Norton Children’s Event

The Norton Children’s Hospital Foundation hosts several events throughout the year. From a black-tie gala to a walk/run, there’s an event out there for everyone.

Event dates and details are subject to change in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s current recommendations related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Norton Children’s Hospital Foundation Golf Outing

Monday, April 29,2024
Lake Forest Country Club

14000 Landmark Drive

Hurstbourne Country Club
900 Hurstbourne Club Lane
Louisville, Kentucky

Foundation Golf Outing

The Kentucky Derby brings many great traditions to Louisville. Another great tradition occurs on the Monday of Derby Week: the Norton Children’s Hospital Foundation Golf Outing, which raises funds for Norton Children’s Hospital. The 2023 outing raised more than $370,000, thanks to our generous sponsors and community support!

Participants also are invited to the John Asher “Just for Kids” reception on the Sunday before the golf outing.


Bourbon & Bowties™

Thursday, June 6, 2024
Fleur de Lis Farm
8316 Wolf Pen Branch Road
Prospect, Kentucky

The 14th Bourbon & Bowties™ will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2024. The event will feature some of the area’s best chefs preparing hors d’oeuvres, bourbon tastings, the opportunity to purchase a custom bow tie or bangle, and more.

Tickets for the 2024 Bourbon & Bowties event will go on sale Thursday, March 21 at 9 am.


Wings for Kids

Saturday, June 1, 2024, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, June 2, 2024, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Bill Fluke Airfield at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park
2701 N. Hurstbourne Parkway
Louisville, Kentucky

The Wings for Kids Air Show features a variety of radio controlled flying exhibitions, including aerobatic airplanes, Warbirds from World War I and World War II, turbine-powered jet aircraft and scale vintage planes. Kids will enjoy the popular airplane candy drop, inflatables and a tour of the “Just for Kids” transport vehicles.


Norton Children’s Hospital Home & BMW Raffle

Tickets for the 2023 Home & BMW Raffle are sold out. Check back in June for more details on our 2024 raffle!

Win a house, help a child! You could win a beautiful new home in Norton Commons built by Ramage Company, or a new BMW from BMW of Louisville plus $10,000! Tickets are $100 and only 16,000 will be sold. Don’t miss your chance to win with the 13th annual Norton Children’s Hospital Home & BMW Raffle!


Bike to Beat Cancer

Saturday, Sept. 7, 2024

Norton Cancer Institute – Brownsboro
4955 Norton Healthcare Blvd.
Louisville, Kentucky

For more than 15 years, thousands of families, friends and neighbors have come together to support loved ones and further the lifesaving mission of Norton Cancer Institute!

Whether you are ready to hit the road, want to participate but can’t be there, or have never been on a bike before, we have an option for you! Choose from a 5-, 15-, 35-, 65-, or 100-mile supported ride, an hourlong spin ride or a virtual ride.

Not a cyclist? Join the NEW 1-mile fun walk. Volunteers also are needed to help support the mission and cheer on riders!


Festival of Trees & Lights

Friday, Nov. 15, to Sunday, Nov. 17, 2024

Louisville Slugger Field
401 E. Main St.
Louisville, Kentucky

There’s no better way to deck your halls for the holidays than through the Festival of Trees & Lights, presented by Republic Bank. You can enjoy shopping for hundreds of beautifully decorated trees, wreaths and greenery, and it’s all for a great cause — supporting the patients at Norton Children’s Hospital.


Snow Ball

Nov. 18, 2023Saturday, Nov. 23, 2024

Omni Louisville Hotel
400 S. Second St.
Louisville, Kentucky

Snow Ball

This black-tie gala, presented by Konica Minolta, features a silent auction along with an elegant dinner and dancing amid a winter wonderland.


Upcoming Community Events

Many generous groups and businesses in the community host fundraisers or special giving opportunities that benefit Norton Children’s Hospital. Check in regularly to learn about these unique ways to get involved in the community while supporting a great cause.

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