Celebrating Abilities

Thank you for your support of past Celebrating Abilities events. More information on Celebrating Abilities 2019 coming soon!

Celebrating Abilities 2018


Celebrating Abilities 2017


This year featuring the award-winning short film “Learning to Drive.”

Join us for a day-long celebration at Century High School that includes activities for all ages, including food, games, silent auction, film screening and after-party with director and cast. 

The event seeks to provide a unique and fun way to call attention to the remarkable accomplishments of persons with disabilities in our communities.


Family Activities: Noon – 4:00 PM

  • Silent auction (final bids begin closing @ 3:30 PM)
  • Raffle basket drawings throughout the day
  • Food & beverages
  • Face painting, henna, driving challenge and more
  • “Learning to Drive” photo booth
  • Miss Minnesota photo booth
  • Police K-9 demonstration (1:00 – 3:00 PM)
  • Massage table (1:00 – 3:00 PM)
  • Display tables featuring ABC partner businesses & organizations

Activities in Auditorium: 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

  • A Celebration of Abilities with personal stories
  • Film screening of “Learning to Drive” followed by Q & A with director and lead actor (ticket required: $10 adults, $7 students and seniors) 
  • Announcement of auction winners

Post Film Activities: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

  • Auction items pick-up
  • Memorabilia sales
  • After-party with director and actor in private room (ticket required: $25)