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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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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

December 11, 2021 9:30 AM

THE NUTCRACKER

at Halton Theatre | CPCC

Enjoy a family friendly performance of this holiday favorite presented by the Harris Dance Company.
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 22, 2022 8:30 AM

19th Annual Clay Shoot

at Meadow Wood Farms

The 19th Annual Clay Shoot will be held on April 22, 2022 at Meadow Wood Farm in Lancaster, South Carolina. Join more than 200 sharp shooters to support a critical cause.
Partnering For A Better Us

April 25, 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

May 9, 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

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.
YMCA Race Series

September 10, 2022 8:00 AM

C2 OBSTACLE TRAIL RUN

at Camp Thunderbird

Challenge yourself mentally and physically through our annual obstacle course race

December 10, 2021 5:00 PM

2021 Winter Weekend Camp: December 10-12

at Camp Harrison

December 10-12: Each December, Camp Harrison hosts a weekend getaway for youth, ages 6 - 16. This weekend allows campers to reunite with their friends from summer or, to get a taste of what a week of summer camp can be. Parents also get a much needed, kid-free weekend during the busy holiday season. Winter weekend campers will participate in land activities, such as our ropes course, target sports, paintball and arts and crafts. They will also sing camp songs around the campfire, make s'mores and enjoy Christmas festivities, Camp Harrison style.

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!

December 15, 2021 7:00 PM

Virtual Camp Tour

at Camp Thunderbird

Join our overnight camp directors online as we give a detailed description of overnight camp and take you on a virtual tour of Camp Thunderbird. Meeting ID: 981 3922 7868 Passcode: N5yain

January 3, 2022 10:00 AM

Winter Coat Drive

at Camp Thunderbird - Main Office

Help someone in need keep warm by donating a coat in our Winter Coat Drive. You can earn a community service patch by dropping off your donations at Camp Thunderbird. All donations will be delivered to the Rock Hill Dream Center to be distributed to those in need.

January 11, 2022 7:00 PM

Virtual Camp Tour

at Camp Thunderbird

Join our overnight camp directors online as we give a detailed description of overnight camp and take you on a virtual tour of Camp Thunderbird. Meeting ID: 936 9104 8805 Passcode: 4wjHW3

January 13, 2022 7:00 PM

Virtual Reunion - Overnight Camp

at Camp Thunderbird

Calling all campers! Did you attend summer camp 2021? Do you miss camp as much as we do? Join us for our summer camp virtual reunion to see the summer 2021 highlight reel and enter for our giveaway! In attending, you enter to win a free add-on, an ice cream party for your cabin, a pizza party for your cabin, a camp t shirt, or a crazy creek! Please RSVP - must be present to enter the giveaway. Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/93274697420?pwd=dHo2SHBoYmNvQXlmdktMRG84M3VKZz09 Meeting ID: 932 7469 7420 Passcode: imwt3m

January 15, 2022 9:00 AM

University Soup Kitchen Service Project

at Camp Thunderbird

Y-Guides is again partnering with University Soup Kitchen to serve the community. Join us on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at 5736 N. Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28213 for a day of service by feeding the community via a soup kitchen service project.

January 22, 2022 11:00 AM

Camp Tour

at Camp Thunderbird

Interested in checking out Camp Thunderbird before signing up for summer 2022? We would love to have your family join our Overnight and Day Camp Directors for a tour of camp and a detailed program overview. Let us answer your camp specific questions and show you what the magic of camp is all about!

January 27, 2022 7:00 PM

Virtual Camp Tour

at Camp Thunderbird

Join our overnight camp directors online as we give a detailed description of overnight camp and take you on a virtual tour of Camp Thunderbird. Meeting ID: 938 9227 4302 Passcode: KG1wJh

January 29, 2022 10:00 AM

Polar Plunge 2022

at Camp Thunderbird - Duke Pavillion

Hello Y-Guides Families, Come earn your White Bear Claw patch by driving into chilly Lake Wylie on January 29, 2022. Enjoy seeing other Y-Guides members and some delicious hot chocolate.