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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.

Turtle Camp Anniversary Hoedown BBQ

September 6, 2014
The Painted Turtle
Lake Hughes, California

Celebrate the summer and 10 years of The Painted Turtle on Saturday, September 6, 2014.

The Painted Turtle’s North LA County Regional Board invites you to their annual BBQ fundraiser at camp in Lake Hughes, CA.

This promises to be a night of excitement and fun, complete with tours of camp, delicious BBQ prepared by Calabasas Custom Catering and the University of AV Culinary Arts School, beer and wine, live music by the Hit Machine, silent and live auctions, incredible prizes, and all-around Hoedown fun! All attendees will be entered into a $500 cash raffle drawing!

Doors open at 4:30pm for Cocktails and Tours. Dinner 6:00pm.

Click here to purchase your ticket or sponsorship!

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.

$25 to Register
(Registration increases to $35 after July 25)

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

Other ways to join the fun!