October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The annual campaign raises awareness about breast cancer, treatment and screening options available to both women and men. In Stamford, there are a number of events, workout classes and promotions running all month long! Here are some ways you can get involved!

Paint the Town Pink Events

Sponsored by Stamford Health and other community partners, Paint the Town Pink includes a number of social and educational events which stress the importance of screening and early detection of breast cancer.

Cocktails for a Cause
Wednesday, October 2 | 5 p.m. Р7:30 p.m.
Stamford Ford Lincoln

Golf for a Cure
Thursday, October 3 | noon – 7 p.m.
Sterling Farms Golf Course

Monday Medical Series: Why Should You Get a Mammogram?
Monday, October 7 | 6:30 p.m.
Main Library

Girlfriends Luncheon
Friday, October 11 | noon – 2:00 pm
The Italian Center of Stamford

A Candid Conversation about Breast Cancer in the Black Community
Saturday, October 12 | 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
United Baptist Church, Fellowship Hall

BINGO Night
Wednesday, October 16 | 7 p.m. – midnight
Trinity Catholic High School

Pink Party 
Thursday, October 17
Sign of the Whale

Sip & Shop in Pink
Thursday, October 17 | 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Madonia Restaurant

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
Sunday, October 20 | 8:30 a.m. registration, 10 a.m. walk
Sherwood Island State Park, Westport

Men, Moobs & Monday Night Football
Monday, October 21 | 7 p.m. – midnight
Zody’s 19th Hole

Survivorship Symposium “An Integrative Approach to Cancer Treatment & Survivorship”
Tuesday, October 22 | 5:30 p.m.
Tully Health Center Brace Auditorium

Lord and Taylor Fashion Show
Wednesday, October 23 | Cocktail Hour at 5:30 pm, Fashion Show at 6:00 pm
Admission is FREE

Business & Restaurant Donations 

Beau Nails
899 High Ridge Road
Donate and be entered in to a raffle to win a manicure and spa pedicure!

Bennett Cancer Center Paint the Town Pink T-shirt Sales
Ground Fl of BCC
For sale the month of October, $20 per shirt

Get Pretty in Pink – Salon 1026
1026 High Ridge Road
Taking donations all month to support Paint the Town Pink

La Rocca’s Goes Local for Pink
105 Old Long Ridge Road
A portion of all purchases of pies, breads and baked goods from local vendors will go to Paint the Town Pink

Mario the Baker Goes Pink
Mario the Baker
Wednesday, October 23 | 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Wednesday, October 30 | 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
10% of their proceeds all day to support Breast Cancer Awareness

Pink at Luigi’s Restaurant
Luigi’s Restaurant
Wednesday, October 2 | 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Wednesday, October 16 | 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Say Pink at Luigi’s and they will donate 15% of sales to Paint the Town Pink

Riko’s Pizza Goes Pink
Selleck Street & Hope Street locations
Tuesday, October 22 | 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
10% of sales go to Paint the Town Pink

Sarner Health & Fitness Institute Paint the Town Pink T-shirt Sales
Tully Health Center
For sale the month of October, $20 per shirt

TT’s for TaTas
Tomato Tomato
Tuesday, October 15 | 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Dine-in or Take-out. Raffle, donatoins and percentage of sales to benefit Paint the Town Pink.

Wagner’s Luggage & Gifts Thinks Pink
1111 High Ridge Road
Donate and be entered in a raffle to win a fabulous prize

Westhill High School “Think Pink” T-shirt Sales
125 Roxbury Road
Proceeds will go to Paint the Town Pink

Sweat for a Cure

Inspire Fitness: Bootcamp for Boobies
Saturday, October 5 | 8 a.m. – noon
Sunday, October 6 | 9 a.m. – noon
Inspire Fitness

Pink Pool Party
Friday, October 18 | 6 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Tully Center

Mixed Movement/Yoga
Saturday, October 19 | 1 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Tully Center

Orangetheory Fitness Stamford Goes Pink
Saturday, October 19 | 1:30 p.m.
Orangetheory Stamford

Peddling for a Purpose
Sunday, October 20 | 9:30 a.m.
Tully Center

Battle of the Belles with Punch Gym
Sunday, October 20 | 10 a.m.
Cranberry Park Pavilion, Norwalk

Go Pink at JoyRide
Sunday, October 27 | 11:30 a.m.
JoyRide Cycling & Fitness, Wilton

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