DENVER
10/03/2011 03:38 pm ET | Updated Dec 03, 2011

6 Denver Events Benefitting Breast Cancer Awareness

If you weren’t able to make Denver’s Race for the Cure this past weekend, don’t fret: There are plenty more events benefiting breast cancer awareness going on around town this month. Here are six of our favorites.

VIPDenver: Knowledge is power and the Bright Pink gals create a community for ladies age 18 - 45 to increase both. Come together in a fun environment for a reception, drinks and prizes to learn, network and take control of your health.
Thu., Oct. 13, 7pm - 10pm; $40
Pismo Fine Art Glass, 2770 E. Second Ave.

Jo Myers and The Mama’s Boys: Listen to the tunes of Jo Myers and The Mama’s Boys while raising funds for breast cancer at this Berkely neighborhood bar. Your ticket will also garner you a free drink.
Sat, Oct. 8 at 5pm; $10
Tennyson’s Tap, 4335 W. 38th Ave.; 303-455-4269

Champagne & Diamonds: Dress to the nines for an evening of champagne and cocktails, dinner, live and silent auctions, music courtesy Hot Lunch Band and the opportunity to win a diamond giveaway. Proceeds from the evening benefit Sense of Security, which offers monetary assistance to those undergoing breast cancer treatments.
Saturday, Oct. 22 5:30pm; $100
Grand Hyatt Denver, 1750 Welton St.; 303-669-3113

Cherry Creek Divas Networking & Social Event: Divas of Denver, unite! Meet others and network at this free event where 50 percent of all vendor sales will benefit breast cancer awareness.
Tue., Oct. 4 at 6pm; free
Altitude Peak Fitness, 2151 Larimer St.; 720-771-2079

A Pink Tie Affair: You’ll have to wait until November for this one, but it’s worth planning now as the formal gala and casino night includes dinner, dancing, entertainment and auctions.
Sat., Nov. 12 at 6pm; $150/young professionals, $200 general admission
The Sheraton Hotel Denver, Plaza Ballroom, 1515 Court Place