Annual Events

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Join us at one of our annual events

Gilda’s Club Chicago hosts events that are interesting, inspiring and incredibly entertaining. Join in the fun and make a difference in so many lives that are touched by cancer.

At various times during the year, Gilda’s Club Chicago hosts special events to provide an opportunity for members, donors and interested individuals to mingle and learn more about Gilda’s Club. These events include:

Gilda’s Night Out:

Join the Associate Board each Fall. Every Fall we get together to celebrate in-person with food, drink and music!

Annual Awards Dinner

This event honors individuals and organizations that have made exceptional contributions to Gilda’s Club’s mission.

Please join us on Thursday, June 22, 2023 from 5:30 - 9:00 PM at Rockwell on the River for Gilda’s Club Chicago's 25th Anniversary Annual Awards Dinner. Friend of the Gilda's Club Community, Film and Television Star Bonnie Hunt will be our host for this special evening.

Join us

Red Door Society

Recognition event for donors who have contributed $1,000 or more each year – features members sharing personal experiences and insights regarding Gilda’s Club Chicago and our program.

Gilda’s Club Untapped

Join the Associate Board of Gilda's Club Chicago for "Untapped", their annual craft beer tasting event. Enjoy an evening of craft beers, wines and a raffle for some great prizes.


Team Gilda raises money and awareness for Gilda’s Club Chicago as an official charity partner of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon and Shamrock Shuffle, RAM Racing's Cinco de Miler and other races.