It is a busy time here at Komen Maryland and we wanted to let you know of some exciting upcoming events! 
 
Click here to view all of our events.  Check back often - new events are added frequently!
 
May

***THIS WEEKEND***

Saturday, May 8: 10:00 a.m.
2010 Preakness 5K run/walk to benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure®
In honor of Mother's Day and the women in your life, join us at the 2010 Preakness 5K run/walk, which starts and finishes at historic Pimlico Race Course. Register and find out more information here.  Online registration closes tomorrow, May 4, at 11:59 p.m. EST.  On-site registration is available, but for a slightly higher fee, so register today! 

Friday, May 14: All day
Black-Eyed Susan Day at Pimlico Race Course
Join us at the Preakness Parade of Lights!  Volunteer to walk in the parade representing Komen Maryland.  Bring your family and friends; wear pink and your Race for the Cure® gear to raise awareness and show support of Komen Maryland.  Click here to register to walk with us and to receive more information.  The parade begins at 8:30 p.m. and marches from Market Place to 1st Mariner Arena in downtown Baltimore, with Ravens running back Willis McGahee as grand marshall. 

Pimlico Race Course and Komen for the Cure are partnering to raise funds to aid in breast cancer awareness and research both nationally and in the state of Maryland. The People's Pink Party will take place on Friday, May 14, Black-Eyed Susan Day, at Pimlico, who has pledged to raise a minimum of $100,000 to Komen.
Sunday, May 16: 1:35 p.m.
Go to Bat Against Breast Cancer at Orioles Park
For the sixth consecutive year, Major League Baseball is proud to partner with Komen to "Go to Bat Against Breast Cancer." The Orioles have generously donated tickets to Komen Maryland.  Click here to to learn more about receiving two free tickets.  Tickets are first-come-first-serve and must be picked up in our Towson office during designated times this week. 


June

Saturday, June 5 - Monday, June 7
10th Annual Dick Gelfman's Ride Across Maryland
A 3-day/2-night event that offers motorcyclists (and is also open to cars, trucks, vans) multiple locations to depart from before heading across the state to Ocean City, Maryland. Find out more information or register now!

Saturday, June 5: 7:00 a.m.
Dick Gelfman's Ride Across Maryland 5K run, Columbia, MD
A 5K run to benefit Komen Maryland. Please click here to register and for more information.

Saturday, June 14: 6:00 p.m.
Charleston Benefit Dinner
An exquisite evening featuring a multi-course tasting menu with paired wines has been created with all proceeds benefiting Komen Maryland. Click here for more information and click here to purchase tickets.
Saturday, June 26
Amelia's Ace of Hearts Ride
Join the motorcycle parade and festivities to raise funds to help eradicate breast cancer as a life threatening disease. For more information and to register please click here.



Finally, be sure to mark your calendar for this year's Susan G. Komen Maryland Race for the Cure®!  Sunday, October 3, 2010 in Hunt Valley, Maryland.  Click here for more information and to register today!
 
Thank you for your support!
Komen Maryland