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Throughout each year, The Painted Turtle hosts special events and participates in fundraisers held by members of our local communities to benefit camp and increase awareness of our programs.

If you would like to sponsor or participate in any of these events please contact Julie Helmes for information.

Tour de Turtle

October 19, 2014
The Painted Turtle Camp
Lake Hughes, California

Join Team Turtle and peddle in the 2014 Tour de Turtle bike ride. This event includes scenic route options for of all levels, rest stops, SAG vehicle support, souvenir apparel and a finish festival with Camp tours, activities, food and entertainment! 18, 33 and 62 mile route options beginning and finishing at The Painted Turtle camp.

$35 to Register

Become a Sponsor! – Get your company involved.

Minimum Fundraising Commitment: $250
(Registration fee counts towards goal)

Tour de Turtle (18 mi, 33 mi, 62 mi)

As a member of Team Turtle you will receive:

  • A personal fundraising Web page
  • A Tour de Turtle t-shirt
  • A pair of Tour de Turtle socks
  • A custom Team Turtle jersey for top fundraisers
  • Delicious catered breakfast
  • Finish Festival at Camp
  • Training and fundraising tips and support
  • Additional fundraising incentives

Bingo at The Roxy!

November 4, 2014
The Roxy
9009 Sunset Blvd.
Hollywood, California  90069

B-sure to join us on election night for the 11th annual Bingo at The Roxy!

7:00 pm VIP Dinner at the Rainbow Bar and Grill
8:00 pm Bingo begins (at The Roxy next door)

Great prizes, great people, great fun!

For more information or to purchase tickets please call 5B events at 310-559-9334 or harvin@5Bevents.com

L.A. 5K Run and Marathon 2015

March 14 and 15, 2015
Registration begins on October 1, 2014

Join Team Turtle’s 2015 Marathon & 5K team! Marathon weekend is Saturday March 14th and Sunday March 15th. In addition to the running events, The Painted Turtle will also organize a team dinner to meet and greet team members and fuel up for the weekend. All of the fundraising efforts will create laughter and hope for a child living with serious illness. Take one day to challenge yourself and give back to the amazing Painted Turtle campers.

Run for a Reason + Good Turtle Friends = Really Awesome Time!


Please email Julie to receive the team invitation code and registration instructions.

LA Big 5K – Saturday March 14 at 8:00am
Start and Finish at Dodger Stadium
Registration $40
Fundraising goal $200

Charity Relay (two-person) – Sunday March 15 at 7:00am limited available!
Start at Dodger Stadium + Transition point 13.1 miles. Finish at Santa Monica Pier.
Registration $270 for the team
Fundraising goal $1,000 for the team

Marathon – Sunday March 15 at 7:00am (Start at Dodger Stadium) limited available!
Start at Dodger Stadium. Finish at Santa Monica Pier
Registration $160
Fundraising goal $1,000

Other ways to join the fun!