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Each year, the YMCA of Greater Charlotte hosts several community and corporate events with the purpose of celebrating, reflecting and raising support for our community. We hope you’ll consider joining us at one of our signature events!

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April 16, 2021 8:30 AM

18th Annual Clay Shoot

at Meadow Wood Farms

The 18th Annual Clay Shoot will be held on April 16, 2021 at Meadow Wood Farm in Lancaster, South Carolina. Join more than 200 sharp shooters to support a critical cause.
Partnering For A Better Us

May 10, 2021 8:00 AM

Sunny Harris Hutchinson Memorial Golf Tournament

at Providence Country Club

Compete in the Harris YMCA's annual golf tournament to benefit kids and families who need us most.
Partnering For A Better Us

May 17, 2021 8:00 AM

Titus L. Ivory Sr. Memorial Golf Tournament

at Firethorne Country Club

Compete in the McCrorey YMCA's annual golf tournament to benefit kids and families who need us most.
Partnering For A Better Us

May 24, 2021 8:00 AM

YMCA Golfing For Good Tournament

at Carolina Golf Club

Compete in the Childress Klein YMCA's annual Golfing For Good Tournament to benefit kids and families who need us most.
Partnering For A Better Us

June 7, 2021 8:00 AM

Morrison Family YMCA Golf Tournament

at Ballantyne Country Club

Compete in the Morrison Family YMCA's 21st annual golf tournament to benefit kids and families who need us most.
YMCA Race Series

August 14, 2021 7:40 AM

Corporate Cup 5K, Half Marathon and Relay

at Corporate Cup Start Line - Truist Field

In Uptown Charlotte | A Charlotte Tradition for over 40 Years
YMCA Race Series

September 11, 2021 8:00 AM

C2 OBSTACLE TRAIL RUN

at Camp Thunderbird

Challenge yourself mentally and physically through our annual obstacle course race
YMCA Race Series

December 11, 2021 7:30 AM

Run! Ballantyne 8K, 5K and Fun Run

at Sara's YMCA

Perfect for runners and walkers of all levels and ages – beginner to expert

April 14, 2021 6:00 PM

Boot Camp

at Brace Family YMCA - Side Parking Lot

Our Bootcamp instructors will take you through a dynamic group warm-up, coach you through a challenging, yet scalable bodyweight Bootcamp exercise and finish with recovery movements. The Bootcamp workouts consist of varied, functional movements that focus on both resistance and cardio respiratory training. No experience necessary! This event is free and open to the community as well as our valued members. Both members and guests will have an opportunity to win valuable prizes at each of our Bootcamp events. Registration will be captured for members and non-members via EventSquid: https://www.eventsquid.com/event/12852

April 16, 2021 6:30 PM

Spring Mini-Camp

at Camp Thunderbird

Give your child a weekend to reunite with friends or try Overnight Camp for the first time at Camp Thunderbird! This is the perfect opportunity for your child to experience the wonders of Camp Thunderbird. Ages 6-15. 6:30pm drop off, Friday. 11:30am pick up, Sunday. Campers will enjoy the Challenge Course, Arts & Crafts, Group Games, Archery, Riflery, Tree Climbing, Pony Rides, Skits, Songs, a Campfire, and Water Activities, weather permitting! Campers will get to experience the fun of evening programs and the character building of Cabin life. Campers are grouped by gender and age with a staff ratio of 1:6. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snack will be provided on Saturday. Breakfast will be served on Sunday morning.

April 17, 2021 9:00 AM

SPRING BOOTCAMP SERIES

at Dowd YMCA - 4th Floor/Rooftop

Our Bootcamp instructors will take you through a dynamic group warm-up, coach you through a challenging, yet scalable bodyweight Bootcamp exercise and finish with recovery movements. The Bootcamp workouts consist of varied, functional movements that focus on both resistance and cardio respiratory training. No experience necessary! This event is free and open to the community as well as our valued members. Both members and guests will have an opportunity to win valuable prizes at each of our Bootcamps. Registration required: https://www.eventsquid.com/event/12852

April 17, 2021 11:00 AM

Family Field Day

at Morrison Family YMCA

We are excited to partner with Forest Hill Church for our Family Field Day that will include fun activities such as live music, an inflatable, obstacle courses and much more. This event is free and perfect for children ages 2-12. Lots of exciting vendors will be there including OooWee BBQ, Ballantyne Pediatric Dentistry, Hungry Howies, Smoothie King, Nothing But Noodles, and Hog N Dog and A Pinch of Soul Food Trucks. Attendees will have a chance to win a free week of Summer Camp. In order to ensure a safe environment this event is held outdoors at the Morrison Family YMCA and masks will be required for ages 5 and up.

April 21, 2021 6:00 PM

Bootcamp: FREE & Bring a Friend!

at Lowe's YMCA - Front Athletic Field

Led by Dan Tourtelot & Holly Bosman. Our Bootcamp instructors will take you through a dynamic group warm-up, coach you through a challenging, yet scalable bodyweight Bootcamp exercise and finish with recovery movements. The Bootcamp workouts consist of varied, functional movements that focus on both resistance and cardio respiratory training. No experience necessary! This event is free and open to the community as well as our valued members. Both members and guests will have an opportunity to win valuable prizes at each of our Bootcamps Must be at least 10 years old on Apr 01, 2021.

April 24, 2021 9:00 AM

Spring Bootcamp Series

at Morrison Family YMCA - Outdoor Track

Our Bootcamp instructors will take you through a dynamic group warm-up, coach you through a challenging, yet scalable bodyweight Bootcamp exercise and finish with recovery movements. The Bootcamp workouts consist of varied, functional movements that focus on both resistance and cardio respiratory training. No experience necessary! Led by Christine Connie Schwarzen & Elizabeth Kapsiak. This event is free and open to the community as well as our valued members. For every member that brings a friend to a Bootcamp in April, will be entered into a drawing of chance. At the end of April, we will draw two names to receive a free one-year membership for both the member and their friend.

April 25, 2021 1:00 PM

Day on the Ridge:April 25th

at Camp Harrison

Come and spend the day with us at Camp Harrison! The following activities will be available on this date: • Ropes Course and Zip Lines • Hiking • Fishing (equipment provided) • Target Sports • Gaga Ball/Field Games • Mountain Bounce Safety Precautions: Social distancing will be observed in all of our activity areas and masks are required when social distancing cannot be maintained. All equipment will be disinfected between each use. Camp Harrison staff will wear masks at all times.

May 1, 2021 9:00 AM

SPRING BOOTCAMP SERIES

at Dowd YMCA - 4th Floor/Rooftop

Our Bootcamp instructors will take you through a dynamic group warm-up, coach you through a challenging, yet scalable bodyweight Bootcamp exercise and finish with recovery movements. The Bootcamp workouts consist of varied, functional movements that focus on both resistance and cardio respiratory training. No experience necessary! This event is free and open to the community as well as our valued members. Both members and guests will have an opportunity to win valuable prizes at each of our Bootcamps. Registration required: https://www.eventsquid.com/event/12852

May 2, 2021 1:00 PM

Day on the Ridge: May 2nd

at Camp Harrison

Come and spend the day with us at Camp Harrison! The following activities will be available on this date: • Ropes Course and Zip Lines • Hiking • Fishing (equipment provided) • Target Sports • Gaga Ball/Field Games • Mountain Bounce Safety Precautions: Social distancing will be observed in all of our activity areas and masks are required when social distancing cannot be maintained. All equipment will be disinfected between each use. Camp Harrison staff will wear masks at all times.

May 5, 2021 6:00 PM

Spring Bootcamp Series

at Keith Family YMCA - Miracle League Baseball Complex

Our Bootcamp instructors will take you through a dynamic group warm-up, coach you through a challenging, yet scalable bodyweight Bootcamp exercise and finish with recovery movements. The Bootcamp workouts consist of varied, functional movements that focus on both resistance and cardio respiratory training. No experience necessary! This event is free and open to the community as well as our valued members. Both members and guests will have an opportunity to win valuable prizes at each of our Bootcamps. Registration Link>>https://www.eventsquid.com/event/12852

May 7, 2021 5:00 PM

Spring Family Retreat Weekend:May 7-9

at Camp Harrison

May 7-9: Family weekends are the perfect opportunity for families to unplug and spend time together. Families will be able to reserve a cabin for their family/friends, meals will be provided, and enjoy several activities such as our ropes course, climbing wall, hiking, target sports, fishing, and more! Family camp is for all ages.

May 8, 2021 9:00 AM

Boot Camp

at Brace Family YMCA - Side Parking Lot

Our Bootcamp instructors will take you through a dynamic group warm-up, coach you through a challenging, yet scalable bodyweight Bootcamp exercise and finish with recovery movements. The Bootcamp workouts consist of varied, functional movements that focus on both resistance and cardio respiratory training. No experience necessary! This event is free and open to the community as well as our valued members. Both members and guests will have an opportunity to win valuable prizes at each of our Bootcamp events. Registration will be captured for members and non-members via EventSquid: https://www.eventsquid.com/event/12852

May 12, 2021 6:00 PM

SPRING BOOTCAMP SERIES

at Dowd YMCA - Lobby

Our Bootcamp instructors will take you through a dynamic group warm-up, coach you through a challenging, yet scalable bodyweight Bootcamp exercise and finish with recovery movements. The Bootcamp workouts consist of varied, functional movements that focus on both resistance and cardio respiratory training. No experience necessary! This event is free and open to the community as well as our valued members. Both members and guests will have an opportunity to win valuable prizes at each of our Bootcamps. Registration required: https://www.eventsquid.com/event/12852

May 19, 2021 6:00 PM

Spring Bootcamp Series

at Morrison Family YMCA - Outdoor Track

Our Bootcamp instructors will take you through a dynamic group warm-up, coach you through a challenging, yet scalable bodyweight Bootcamp exercise and finish with recovery movements. The Bootcamp workouts consist of varied, functional movements that focus on both resistance and cardio respiratory training. No experience necessary! Lead by Matt Wagner. This event is free and open to the community as well as our valued members. For every member that brings a friend to a Bootcamp in April, will be entered into a drawing of chance. At the end of April, we will draw two names to receive a free one-year membership for both the member and their friend.

May 21, 2021 5:00 PM

Mom & Me Retreat Weekend: May 21-23

at Camp Harrison

May 21-23: Come join us for a weekend filled with fun adventures spent with your kids! Reserve a cabin for your group of moms & kids, we will provide all meals during your stay, and enjoy a weekend full of activities such as our ropes course, climbing wall, hiking, target sports, and more!

May 28, 2021 5:00 PM

Memorial Day Family Retreat Weekend: May 28-31

at Camp Harrison

May 28-31: Family weekends are the perfect opportunity for families to unplug and spend time together. Families will be able to reserve a cabin for their family/friends, meals will be provided, and enjoy several activities such as our ropes course, climbing wall, hiking, target sports, fishing, and more! Family camp is for all ages.