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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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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


at Camp Thunderbird

Challenge yourself mentally and physically through our annual obstacle course race

October 3, 2022 6:00 PM

Farm to Table Dinner

at Camp Thunderbird

Experience a night of fun, philanthropy and a mouth-watering meal prepared by camp's very own chef.
YMCA Race Series

December 3, 2022 8:00 AM

Krueger Reindeer Romp 5K

at Harris YMCA

Fun, healthy 5K run for the whole family!
Benefiting Y Readers

April 21, 2023 8:30 AM

20th Annual Clay Shoot

at Meadow Wood Farms

The 20th Annual Clay Shoot will be held on April 21, 2023 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 24, 2023 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 8, 2023 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.
YMCA Race Series

May 14, 2023 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
Partnering For A Better Us

June 5, 2023 8:00 AM

Morrison Family YMCA Golf Tournament

at Ballantyne Country Club

Compete in the Morrison Family YMCA's 22nd annual golf tournament to benefit kids and families who need us most.

August 13, 2022 3:30 PM

Camp Thunderbird 85th Birthday Celebration

at Camp Thunderbird - Recreation Hall

Come Home to Camp Thunderbird! Bring your family and share in an evening of laughs, memories and good times. Families can enjoy activities including sailing, tubing, archery, tree climbing, the giant slip'n slide, swimming, and various general athletics Saturday afternoon! Cabins are also available for individual or full cabin rental for Saturday night. A highlight of the evening program will be recognition of Dan Credle as a Legend of Camping! We hope you will join us as we take a stroll through the decades of the exciting evening program, slated for 7:30 p.m. on Saturday. (Childcare available) Registration is free through April 14th, 2022, April 15 - June 14, $20, June 15 - August 13, $30

September 2, 2022 5:00 PM

Labor Day Family Retreat Weekend: September 2-5

at Camp Harrison

September 2-5: Family camps are the perfect opportunity for your family to unplug and spend time together. At family camp, everyone can adventure on our ropes course and climbing wall, hike our beautiful trails, try target sports and see the lake by boat. Our Family Camp cabin rental includes lodging, meals, and exciting camp activities throughout the weekend. Cabin Pricing: $1600 per cabin (up to 16 people)

September 2, 2022 7:00 PM

Labor Day Family Camp

at Camp Thunderbird

Say farewell to summer this Labor Day Weekend on the sunny shores of Lake Wylie and unplug with your family and friends. Come swing on our ropes course, play on our lake, splash in our pool, and engage in all that camp has to offer. Fees include lodging, meals, and camp activities. See attached form for pricing and registration.