Sarcoma Cancer is a rare disease, often misdiagnosed, often afflicting children and young adults.
The Karen Wyckoff Sarcoma Foundation is dedicated to Sarcoma Cancer research, support and education...and the fight to find a cure.

Party in the Park 2014


Party in the Park 2014 – Monday Evening, July 28, 2014 6pm-9:30pm

2013 Party in the Park

Dedicated to finding a cure for sarcoma cancers, the 14th Rein in Sarcoma, a “Party In The Park,” will be held on Monday, July 28th at St. Paul's Cafesjian Carousel and Como Park Visitor Center in St. Paul, Minnesota.  This an event for all ages and for the entire community.

  • Over 1,500 people of all ages from the Upper Midwest are expected for this year’s “Party In The Park,” a magical evening of hope and celebration. 


In addition to unlimited free rides on the beautifully restored Cafesjian’s Carousel, the evening will feature  a variety of entertainers, a large silent auction, children's activities and a closing program at dusk.

Prior to the evening's entertainment and activities, Rein in Sarcoma will host a picnic at the Como Park East Pavilion for over 500 sarcoma patients, survivors, and their families and friends.

Our summer event joins people who have faced sarcoma, together with a wider community, in a fun-filled celebration of life. This party also provides major funds for Rein in Sarcoma, allowing us to continue reaching patients and their families, educating the community, and supporting seriously needed research.

Pease join us.


Don't miss out on this year's raffle. $5 per ticket. Winners chosen at 8:30pm on July 28, 2014.
Do not need to be present to win. 

Great raffle prizes include: One week stay in Orlando, $1000 cash, Samsung Galaxy Tab 3, and a Pandora bracelet (with gift card). Thank you to Brad Osterman, Pete & Sue Wyckoff, and Dan Gould's Jewelry (Anoka) for their donations. 

2014 Raffle Information Flyer


Great entertainment for all! We will have music and fun on our main stage and family stage. We will have children's activities such as face painting, moon walk, and arcade games. There will also be a silent auction with hundreds of fabulous items. 

2014 Entertainment Schedule 

 During the event, take some time to relax by having a 3-5 minute chair massage, courtesy of Go Health      Chiropractic-Robbinsdale. Go Health provides massage, acupuncture, prenatal and pregnancy    adjustments, sports rehabilitation and much more. Check them out.  

Event Planning-volunteers are still needed

The Picnic Pavilion and the Visitor center have been reserved and our leadership and Committee work is underway under the leadership of our event chair, Kevin O'Keefe.

Our committees have start plannign this year's event.  We could still use additional volunteers inlcuding many new faces. Plans are now underway to ensure that our 14th anniversary Party in the Park is a fabulous and successful event!  We need your talents and energy.

June 9th "All Hands" Meeting

Date: Monday, June 9
Time: 6:30 Social Time
Meeting: 7:00 PM
Where:  3312 Richmond Ave., Shoreview, 55126
Who? You & All your friends

At the meeting, you will learn more about the event, and have the opportunity to connect with a team whose needs match well with your interests and availability.

Please join us, to help plan the event.

Volunteer at the event

To volunteer at the event, please find an opportunity that suits your talents and availability. 
Please note: you can sign up for more than one shift; the application should recognize you.