Recent News

DALLAS — Emmitt J. Smith’s ESL Alternative Ventures LLC has withdrawn as a member of the Dallas-based realty company formerly known as E Smith Realty Partners LLC. “Our success, steady growth and entry into new markets over the last four years have... READ MORE


Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Rough Riders Stadium

The Emmitt Smith Gran Fondo is a premier multi-course cycling event designed for the professional to the weekend rider. It includes a timed race for the 100-mile course with a cash purse. Expected participation in year one is 2,500 riders with a... READ MORE


Donate to Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities

What is North Texas Giving Day? North Texas Giving Day is Communities Foundation of Texas' annual 18-hour online giving extravaganza for North Texas nonprofits that is powered by creative nonprofits, social media activism, area wide collaboration,... READ MORE


8th Annual Emmitt Smith Celebrity Golf Invitational Celebrate Gala and Golf Tournament

The 8th Annual Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational, presented by Healthcare Highways, was held the weekend of May 12 and 13 to benefit Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities. Activities began with a Friday Night Gala presented by Albertsons/Tom Thumb,... READ MORE


Larry Fitzgerald Jr. to Receive Roger Staubach Award

Get Involved. Purchase Tickets or Sponsorships "To whom much is given, much is required," is a mantra often shared and repeated by Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities co-founder, Emmitt Smith. The weekend of May 12 & 13, this mantra will become... READ MORE


Dr. Phil and Robin McGraw honored with the Roger Staubach Award and Daughtry provided entertainment

The weekend of May 6 & 7 marked the 7th Annual Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational weekend presented by Axxess. The weekend kicked off with 1,000 guests attending the Friday Night Party sponsored by Albertsons/Tom Thumb, led by honorary... READ MORE


Saturday, September 17, 2016 at Rough Riders Stadium

The Emmitt Smith Gran Fondo is a premier multi course cycling event designed for the professional to the weekend rider. It includes a timed race for the 100 mile course with a cash purse. Expected participation in year one is 2,500 riders with a... READ MORE


May 6-7, 2016

The May 6th Friday Night Party will be held at the Omni Dallas Hotel. The night begins with a VIP red carpet, followed by a celebrity reception, dinner and live auction. The evening will be emceed by comedian and entertainer Broderick Rice with a... READ MORE


$1.2 million was raised over the 2015 Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational Weekend

A crowd of more than 1,000 gathered on May 8, 2015 to support Pat and Emmitt Smith Charities’ seventh annual Friday Night Party, leading up to the Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational on May 9, 2015. Steve and Marjorie Harvey were the recipients of... READ MORE


May 8-9, 2015

Due to the dangerous weather, the VIP Crestcars.com Pavilion is closed. The golf tournament is not expected to resume. Thank you for your generous sponsorship and support. We will post final numbers soon and share the great success of this year's... READ MORE