Rescue on the Runway

April 23: 11:30am-2:30pm

This popular annual fundraiser is finally back after a few years hiatus! Hosted by Renee DiNino from iHeart Radio, enjoy this fundraiser brunch at The Farmington Club in Farmington CT which includes a delicious meal, models, adoptable dogs and keynote speaker/Animal Rights Activist Diana S. Urban.

Buy your tickets before we sell out!
Single ticket: $45 or Two tickets: $80

Ticket Price includes:

  • a delicious brunch menu (see below)
  • a bar for breakfast cocktails
  • meeting adoptable dogs
  • watching the volunteer models “strut their stuff” wearing fashion clothing from Chicos, Daswani Clothiers and Eastern Mountain Sports.
  • tons of raffles and silent auction prizes (details below)

Brunch Menu

Enjoy incredible & delicious bacon, eggs, pastries, artisan salads and fresh fruit served with fresh brewed coffee and juice. Breakfast cocktails will also be server. Plus, enjoy desserts donated by Nothing but Bundt!.


  • Jason Aldean tickets
  • Golfing Foursomes
  • Lake Compounce tickets
  • Taste of Middletown tickets
  • Taste of Southington tickets
  • Xfinity Theatre Tickets
  • ..and many more baskets…

Silent Auction

  • Beachfront Resort in Los Cabos or Puerto Vallarta Mexico: 5 Night Stay in 1 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Suite for up to 4 guests
  • Hilton Head South Carolina “Stars & Stripes” Sailing Experience with a 2 Night Stay at Hilton or Marriott for 2 guests
  • “Going to Broadway” New York, NY, Includes Choice of Broadway Show and Dinner at a Popular New York Restaurant with 2 Night Stay for 2 guests

Remember that 100% of proceeds support the lifesaving work our non-profit rescue does. In 2022 we adopted over 950 dogs and since opening in 2014 over 5,250 dogs.

Day of Event: Credit Card, Paypal, Venmo all accepted for donations and festivities.

Become a Sponsor

Own a business? We need sponsors for this event! Access our sponsorship form.