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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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Benefiting Y Readers

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

October 30, 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

March 10, 2021 7:00 PM

Overnight Camp Virtual Open House

at Camp Thunderbird

Interested in sending your kids to overnight camp this summer but want to learn more about Camp Thunderbird before signing them up? Join us for our virtual open house and hear all about camp from our overnight camp directors. Learn about cabin life, program life, health and safety, dining hall, and more! Topic: 3/10 Virtual Open House Time: Mar 10, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/98077595356?pwd=NzRVMWR2cXhzTHVZOXRBL0xaM3h5QT09 Meeting ID: 980 7759 5356 Passcode: WTtW6E

March 12, 2021 7:00 PM

Spring Family Camp

at Camp Thunderbird

"Spring" into action at YMCA Camp Thunderbird and register for our March Family Camp! Spend a weekend on the sunny shores of Lake Wylie and unplug with your family and friends. Come swing on our ropes course, paddle on our lake, and engage in all that camp has to offer. Fees include lodging, meals, and camp activities. Camp activities and dining will be socially distanced to maintain the safety of all campers.

March 16, 2021 7:00 PM

Virtual Day Camp Counselor Info Session

at Camp Thunderbird

Join us for a Day Camp Counselor Info Session! Camp leaders across our association will answer questions and give insight into what it's like to be a camp counselor at the Y. We'll then host breakout sessions by region so prospective counselors can learn more about the camp openings near them! Register in advance to make sure you get a spot! 3/16 event link: https://ymcacharlotte.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYrduqvrj0oEt2ZjsbBhdGV7CTyIqB8foBf

March 19, 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. This event is known to fill up fast, so don’t miss out.

March 26, 2021 9:00 AM

Day on the Ridge

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. Lunch: Lunch will not be provided, so bring a picnic lunch with you and pick a spot to eat on our 2100 acres!

March 26, 2021 7:00 PM

Spring Family Camp

at Camp Thunderbird

"Spring" into action at YMCA Camp Thunderbird and register for our March Family Camp! Spend a weekend on the sunny shores of Lake Wylie and unplug with your family and friends. Come swing on our ropes course, paddle on our lake, and engage in all that camp has to offer. Fees include lodging, meals, and camp activities. Camp activities and dining will be socially distanced to maintain the safety of all campers.

April 7, 2021 7:00 PM

CTB Overnight Camp Virtual Open House

at Camp Thunderbird

Interested in learning more about Camp Thunderbird's overnight camp? Join our camp directors for a virtual open house where you will learn all about camp activities, cabin life, a day in the life of a camper, health and safety practices, and more! Our virtual open house will be hosted via Zoom. Please join using the information below: Meeting ID: 919 1069 8379 Passcode: 9JgSwX

April 7, 2021 7:00 PM

Overnight Camp Virtual Open House

at Camp Thunderbird

Interested in sending your kids to overnight camp this summer but want to learn more about Camp Thunderbird before signing them up? Join us for our virtual open house and hear all about camp from our overnight camp directors. Learn about cabin life, program life, health and safety, dining hall, and more! Topic: 4/7 Virtual Open House Time: Apr 7, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/95089876074?pwd=bHFpOFNlNVB4Q2hHMTJkZ2g4QXpPdz09 Meeting ID: 950 8987 6074 Passcode: 7kp6Fq

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.