The Purple Cities Alliance, and its partners, host special events designed to raise awareness about dementia and to ensure that families and caregivers have support. Below is a list of upcoming events.

Special Events

Event Name Date/Time Description Location
Night of Hope & Joy Occurs every second Tuesday of the month This event is designed to provide families with a fun, yet safe, place to enjoy an evening of activities and entertainment. Janet Goeske Center
5257 Sierra St. Riverside, CA 92506
Memory Care Café September 20, 2017
5:30 p.m.
Do you know someone with Alzheimer's or Dementia? Join us to learn more about this disease and what support services are available. This event will be held at a local Starbucks.

This event is sponsored by: Meridian Gardens of Riverside Please contact Mechelle Alona at (951) 637-8844
6390 Van Buren Boulevard, Riverside, CA 92503
Luau fundraiser hosted by Right at Home Senior Care to benefit the IE Walk4ALZ September 28. 2017
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m
Right at Home Senior Care will host a luau fundraiser to benefit the Inland Empire Walk4ALZ. For more information and tickets, please call 909-466-5472. 560 Cardinal Pl., Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737
Walk to End Alzheimer's - Ontario, CA October 21, 2017 Take the first step to a world without Alzheimer's. Register, volunteer, or donate by clicking the link below to show your support.

Contact Krystle Joseph at 909-328-0858 or
Citizens Business Bank Arena
4000 Ontario Center,Ontario, CA 91764
Family Caregiver Conference November 2017 More information forthcoming
Boat Float November 12, 2017
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Riverside’s third annual Boat Float, sponsored by the Commission on Aging, is designed to allow community members to honor somebody that fought or is currently fighting dementia and to raise awareness about dementia.

Please contact Shari Fleischman at for more information.
Fairmount Park
2601 Fairmount Blvd, Riverside, CA 92501