Events and Promotions Calendar

Check the Second Harvest Heartland Calendar of Events and Promotions often to discover when, where and how you can participate to bring hope and food to people who need it.

We welcome organizations that are seeking a charity partner for their event. If you're planning an event, please let us know.

Upcoming events

Past events

  • The Refit Life 8 Week Weight Loss Challenge

    April 11, 2015 to May 21, 2015

    Register for the Refit Life 8 week weight loss challenge. For every pound you lose, Refit Life will donate a day’s worth of food to Second Harvest Heartland.

  • Walmart Fight Hunger. Spark Change.

    April 6, 2015 to May 3, 2015

    Walmart is making it easy for you to help our hungry neighbors. Now through May 3, visit a Walmart store within Second Harvest Heartland’s service area and help fight hunger 3 ways.

  • Dish: Cuisine for Change

    April 30, 2015 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    Dish: Cuisine for Change is Second Harvest Heartland’s premier fundraising gala. Chefs from local restaurants prepare gourmet samples for over 1,000 guests while they mingle, taste wines, and bid on hundreds of auction items. Headlining this year’s Dish event is comedian, actor, and writer Paul Reiser!

  • Get in Gear

    April 25, 2015

    The Get in Gear race, along beautiful Minnehaha Park, is Minnesota’s annual rite of spring.

  • Chocolate March 2015

    March 22, 2015 to March 29, 2015

    Explore the sweets of some of Wisconsin and Minnesota's most beautiful, diverse B&Bs during Chocolate March 2015, a self-guided tour on a Sunday in March.

  • Empty Bowls Fundraiser

    March 29, 2015 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

    Macalester College is hosting an Empty Bowls fundraiser and 100% of the donations benefit Second Harvest Heartland. For a donation of any amount, you’ll receive a simple meal of soup, bread, and a cookie, and a handmade bowl as a reminder that someone’s bowl is always empty.

  • Vintner Ball

    March 7, 2015 7:00pm

    Help Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Vintner Ball where 100 percent of the proceeds benefit Second Harvest Heartland.

  • The Kidarod

    February 28, 2015

    CALLING ALL KIDS ages 7-17! The Kidarod by CycleHealth is a new winter adventure race set for Saturday, February 28 at Fish Lake Park in Maple Grove.

  • Let's Kick Hunger

    January 29, 2015 5:30 am to 7:00 pm

    WCCO Radio and Taste of the NFL are together again bringing you the sixth annual "Let's Kick Hunger Day" Radiothon to benefit Second Harvest Heartland, on January 29, 2015, from 5:30 am to 7:00 pm at the Mall of America.

  • Canstruction

    September 27, 2014 to September 29, 2014

    Canstruction®, a national charity committed to ending hunger, is using one can as a catalyst for change.

  • Lunds and Byerly’s 75th Anniversary: Share Your Story and Give Back

    April 28, 2014 to August 31, 2014

    Lunds and Byerly’s is celebrating their 75th anniversary and invite you to share your favorite memory.

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