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

Boat Float

November 2019

This annual Boat Float, sponsored by Riverside’s 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