Brighton Events

Y’alls Trikes

October 12, 2024   3:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Yall's Trikes Drift Derby Event

Y'alls Trikes is a family fun non-profit drift trike derby event sponsored by Abrapower and Fives Machining Systems, Inc. The event will have drift trike races, raffle baskets, games, and vendors. Come watch for free or register your company for a drift trike!

​*All proceeds donated to Brighton Center

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Brighton Bites

August 7, 2024   11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Join Brighton Center for our Impactful Learning Series. We will be learning about the programs Brighton Center offers and their impact on the community. Lunch will be served.

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November 7, 2024   6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Tickets are on sale now for our yearly kickoff to the holiday season!

FriendsGiving is a party hosted by Brighton Center's Junior Board to raise funds to support our mission of creating opportunities for individuals and families to reach self-sufficiency while having a great time!

Guests can enjoy music, games, light bites, a silent auction, and a free drink ticket to start the evening off right.

Tickets are only $20 -- Get yours today!


Thank you to everyone who supported Brighton Center's Junior Board for a successful 2023 FriendsGiving event. 

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Harvey’s Homestretch

October 21, 2023   7:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Harvey Lewis, a teacher at Cincinnati Public Schools and ultramarathon runner who has broken several world records, is once again running for a cause. 

At the upcoming Big Dog’s Backyard Ultra Individual World Championships in Short Creek, Tennessee, Harvey is running in support of Brighton Center’s housing programs, which support families through a range of services from homelessness to homeownership. Harvey cares deeply about his community and is passionate about providing others with the opportunity to learn about causes that are important to him. Scroll down to donate and help Harvey reach his goal. 

We hope you will join Harvey as he runs to raise money with the ultimate goal of helping families have a place to call home with a donation on the form below. 

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Christmas in July Euchre Tournament Event

July 17, 2024   5:30 PM – 8:30 PM

It's never too early to think about the Holidays, and our Junior Board is doing just that! Join us for a Christmas in July Euchre Tournament to support families this holiday season. Our annual Holiday Drive supports hundreds of families within our programs with gifts and food during the holiday season. All proceeds from this event will be used to provide gifts to children from 0-17 and holiday meal baskets to families. We are grateful to Covington Yard for hosting this event. 

Space is limited, so register today to play our just to join us and watch the fun!

Instead of a registration fee, we are asking participants and those who would like to spread joy to purchase from the list below. 

We are hoping for this event specifically to collect gifts for children ages 0-12 months and 13-17 years old. 



 Gift Ideas for 0-12 Months                           Gift Ideas for 13-17-Year-Olds                                  
  • Board Books
  • interactive books 
  • Touch and feel sensory books
  • Play Mats
  • Soft blocks
  • Sensory toys
  • Teether
  • Car seat/Stroller clip-on toys
  • Rattles 
  • Musical Toys
  • Soft balls, Oballs
  • Pull toys
  • stacking rings
  • Activity cubes
  • Shape sorter
  • Drink Tumblers
  • Wall Collage Kits 
  • Magnetic Dart Boards
  • Table Top Game Sets
  • Jewelry
  • Jewelry box/organier 
  • Colorful Writing Pens 
  • Fidget Toys 
  • Drawstring bags 
  • Wireless ear buds
  • Bluetooth Speakers
  • Perfume/Cologne Sets
  • Makeup
  • Hair Straighteners
  • Curling Irons
  • Hoodies for Boys – various sizes
  • Sports Apparel/Equipment 
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Wine Over Water

September 14, 2024   5:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Wine Over Water is a spectacular event featuring local beverage tastings, scrumptious food samples, live entertainment, and breathtaking views from the Purple People Bridge. This event raises funds for Brighton Center, a community-based organization in Newport, KY that creates opportunities for individuals and families to reach self-sufficiency. Last year alone, Brighton Center impacted the lives of over 24,000 local individuals.

For information about sponsoring the event or offering delicious food and drinks to a fantastic crowd on the Purple People Bridge, please contact Brighton Center’s development team: 

Thank you to everyone who made Wine Over Water 2023 a success!


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