Upcoming Events

We’re always adding new events, so this page will change quite often. Bookmark this page or follow us on social media to make sure you’re up to date with all of our latest news and events.

Tough Mudder

10 August
Heaton Park, Manchester

Tough Mudder is bringing its brand new 5K event to Heaton Park, Manchester. We’re leaving the neck-deep water and muddy bogs behind and bringing a selection of our most awesome, teamwork-demanding obstacles and Mudder Nation vibes to the city.

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Chelsea’s Ladies Lunch

7 September 11:00 am
The Hilton Hotel, Deansgate

This lunch is hosted by Chelsea Norris and once again Chelsea is kindly supporting both Once Upon a Smile and St Ann’s Hospice, both receiving half of the proceeds from the event.

Gold Tickets £65
Includes: Drink on arrival, priority seating, welcome gift, 2 course lunch, tea & coffee with petit fours & live entertainment.

Silver tickets £50
Includes: Drink on arrival, 2 course lunch, tea & coffee with petit fours & live entertainment.




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Sky Dive

14 September 8:00 am
Black Knights Parachute Centre

Have you got what it takes to join team Sidley and jump out of a plane at 11,000ft?

We are looking for fundraisers to take part in this years Sky Dive!

JUMP FOR FREE – when you raise £400 or more.

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Manchester Half Marathon

14 October 6:00 am
Old Trafford Cricket Ground (Volunteer base)

You can either raise funds for Once Upon a Smile by running the Half Marathon or volunteering at one of the water/bag drop stations. Please do get in touch with angela@onceuponasmile.org.uk if you would like further information.

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Glow in the Park

27 October 7:00 pm
Heaton Park, Middleton Rd

Glow in the Park is full of electrifying light shows and energising beats which will carry you around the course as you get your glow on in the Foam Zone, powder up in the UV Paint Blast Zone and get grooving in the Time Tunnel. Open to all abilities, young or old – whether you dance / walk / jog or run – Glow in the Park is your time to shine.

Why not sign up to this year’s Glow in the Park and raise funds for Once Upon a Smile? Contact angela@onceuponasmile.org.uk for more information.



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7 October 10:00 am
Heaton Park, Middleton Rd

Can you be a Sidley Superhero and take part in Kapow!

We are looking for Superhero’s to take part in Kapow, a giant inflatable assault course on the 7th October at Heaton Park to raise funds for Once Upon a Smile.

It is free to register, we are asking participants to raise a suggested £150 in sponsorship.

Think you have what it takes to be a Sidley Superhero? Get in touch with angela@onceuponasmile.org.uk to register your interest.

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Starry Lunch

1 December 11:00 am
The Midland Hotel, Manchester M60 2DS

This lunch is organised by Suzy Page and once again Suzy is kindly supporting Once Upon a Smile.

Tickets are £70 per person (Tables of 10-12 available)

To reserve tickets contact Taylor Page on 07919484160 or email suzy@suzypageevents.co.uk

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