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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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November 5, 2021 6:00 PM

Lion King Jr. | November 5 - 7

at Ballantyne Arts Center

The African savannah comes to life on stage with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle... and back again, in this inspiring, coming-of-age tale!
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
YMCA Race Series

March 5, 2022 7:40 AM

Truist Corporate Cup 5K & Half Marathon

at Corporate Cup Start Line - Truist Field

In Uptown Charlotte | A Charlotte Tradition for over 40 Years
Benefiting Y Readers

April 15, 2022 8:30 AM

19th Annual Clay Shoot

at Meadow Wood Farms

The 19th 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 2, 2022 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 2, 2022 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 6, 2022 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.
Partnering For A Better Us

August 8, 2022 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.

October 30, 2021 9:00 AM

Safe Sitter Certification

at Morrison Family YMCA - Thompson Family Community Room

Our Safe Sitter Certification course will teach participants all they need to know about taking care of little ones, entrepreneurship, basic first aid and so much more. Sitters ages 11-15 will gain confidence and leave with an official certification worth bragging about! Girl Scouts can earn their babysitting badge through the YMCA Safe Sitter program, as well. Safe Sitter Certification classes are held at the Morrison Family YMCA branch. All classes include a one hour Volunteer Orientation so participants are ready to start building their resume by volunteering at the Y in one of our Child Care programs.

October 30, 2021 4:00 PM

Trunk or Treat

at Morrison Family YMCA - Architech Sports Athletic Training Field

Forest Hill and the Morrison Family YMCA are excited to host a Halloween Trunk or Treat event. Join us for games, food, costume & trunk contest and more. This will be held in the front parking lot at our branch near the Architech Sports field. We can't wait to see all your spooky costumes!

November 12, 2021 5:00 PM

Fall Family Weekend Retreat - November 12-14

at Camp Harrison

November 12-14. Family weekends are the perfect opportunity for families and friends 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! *Please register on our website to reserve your cabin today! **For each household joining the cabin, please click the tab above to submit your application form.

December 11, 2021 7:30 AM

Krueger Reindeer Romp at Run! Ballantyne

at Sara's YMCA - Parking Lot

Help us continue the Krueger Reindeer Romp tradition as we partner with Run! Ballantyne for our race this year! Register to be a part of the Krueger Reindeer Romp Team and run with us in the Ballantyne Corporate Park. Perfect for runners and walkers of all levels and ages - beginner to expert. 8K and 5K finishers will receive a custom die-cast finisher medal after crossing the vibrant finish line and everyone can enjoy a post-race party filled with DJ music, bubbles, food trucks, awards, door prizes and more! Register by 11/1/2021 to receive your 2021 Krueger Reindeer Romp sweatshirt - available only to Krueger Team members!