Our events

Each year, we host a variety of different events to help raise funds for the hospice. By tapping into the support of local businesses, who help support our events through sponsorship, we’re able to create fun, engaging ways for our local community to support the hospice.

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We have several different events that are held throughout the year. To find out more about each event, click on the buttons below.

Light Up a Life  
Monday 10 December 2018
Our annual Light Up a Life appeal is an opportunity for us to remember loved ones who have died during the year. It’s a special and emotional evening of remembrance which also raises money for Weston Hospicecare, meaning we can continue to support those with life-limiting illnesses and their family and friends.  
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Strictly Fun Dancing for Weston Hospicecare
Saturday 23rd March 2019
After the fabulous success of our Strictly Fun Dancing evening in March, Weston Hospicecare is thrilled to reveal the event will be returning in 2019. Dates are yet to be confirmed, but dancer recruitment will begin in September, ahead of training early in 2019 and a grand finale scheduled for March.  
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Mendip Challenge 
Sunday 2nd June 2019
The ​Mendip ​Challenge ​is ​an ​exciting ​sponsored ​event ​for ​those ​looking ​to ​have ​fun, ​challenge ​themselves ​and ​raise ​money ​for ​Weston ​Hospicecare. ​The three ​routes ​- ​30, ​20 or ​10 miles ​- ​are ​open ​to ​all ​individuals, ​teams, ​families ​and ​dogs ​and ​take ​you ​along ​the picturesque ​West ​Mendip ​Way ​in ​the ​Somerset ​hills. 
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Midnight Beach Walk 
Join hundreds of local women as we light up the night sky in a very special 5K along Weston Beach.
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It’s A Hospice Knockout! 
Returning in 2019!
It’s A Hospice Knockout! This inaugural 2018 event saw teams battle for glory across giant obstacles, a large foam pit and one another to become our first ever Knockout champions. There was also plenty for spectators to enjoy too, with a host of rides, games and attractions.
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