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The March
to our Centennial

The Centennial Series will consist of two marquee event streams: the Aspire United Volunteer Series and a Culminating Celebration, the Aspire United Festival, at Fair Park — each with several related activations. 

Fall ’24

  • Centennial Volunteer Activation #2 – STEM Fest​
  • Centennial Campaign Year Kick-Off​
  • Tocqueville Democracy in America Series – $25K Circle Dinner ​
  • Tocqueville Luncheon #2​
  • Centennial Volunteer Activation #3 – Food & Health Fair​

Spring ’25

  • Tocqueville Luncheon #3 ​
  • Centennial Volunteer Activation #4 – Reading Day​
  • Centennial Volunteer Activation #5 – Thriving Neighborhoods​
  • Innovation Summit & The Pitch​
  • Tocqueville Democracy in America Series​
  • Tocqueville Gratitude​

Fall ’25

  • Centennial Volunteer Activation – STEM Fest
  • Culminating ​Celebration on November 15 at Fair Park​
  • Aspire United Impact Fair​, Food Festival​ and Concert

Marquee Events

Community Impact Volunteer Engagement Series

Leading up to the Centennial celebration we will host three large scale volunteer activities to engage our corporate partners, individual donors and community leaders in hands-on work focused on driving progress toward our Aspire United 2030 education, income and health goals

Fall 2024


Winter 2024

Food & Health Fair

Spring 2025

Bright Futures Festival

Spring 2025

Thriving Neighborhoods Day

Spring 2025


Aspire United Festival
November 15, 2025

Culminating Centennial Celebration at Fair Park

Aspire United Impact Fair

Engage with partners in education, income, health and innovation through hands-on interactive activities

Food Festival

Celebrate how food brings communities together while we showcase local North Texas chefs and national celebrity chef guests

Concert, Program and Spectacular Light Show

Enjoy an incredible day at Fair Park concluding with a concert and light show worthy of a 100th anniversary

Supporting Events

In addition to the marquee Centennial Series events, we will host several programs and events you won’t want to miss.
  • Aspire United 2030 Progress and CEO Spotlights
  • Tocqueville Democracy in America Series
  • 100th Campaign Kickoff Event
  • Centennial Host Committee and Sponsor Event Series