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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, 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!

December 17, 2022 10:30 AM

THE NUTCRACKER

at Halton Theatre | CPCC

Enjoy a family-friendly performance of this holiday favorite presented by the Harris YMCA Dance Company.
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.
Partnering For A Better Us

August 7, 2023 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, 2023 8:00 AM

C2 OBSTACLE TRAIL RUN

at Camp Thunderbird

Challenge yourself mentally and physically through our annual obstacle course race

October 7, 2022 6:00 PM

Stratford Richardson YMCA Sneaker Soirée

at Stratford Richardson YMCA

Join us as we celebrate 15 years of impact at our current location on West Boulevard with a Sneaker Soirée! The evening will include light hors d'oeuvres, a short program, music and dancing. The attire for the evening is semi-formal with your favorite pair of sneakers! This event is for adults only.

October 30, 2022 12:30 PM

Adventure Guides 500 Pinewood Derby

at Camp Thunderbird - Duke Pavillion

Start your engines! Calling all Adventure Guides' racers to our Annual Pinewood Derby. One racer from each Dad/daughter/son pair can enter for a chance to win the Derby (Pinewood Racer not provided). Come out for a day of fun and excitement and earn your Derby Patch!

November 4, 2022 5:00 PM

Fall Mom & Me Weekend - Individual: WAITLISTED

at Camp Harrison

WAITLISTED: November 4-6: Mom & Me Weekends are the perfect opportunity for your family and friends to unplug and spend time together. At Mom & Me, everyone can adventure on our ropes course and climbing wall, hike our beautiful trails, try target sports and see the lake by boat. Our Mom & Me Weekend individual pricing includes lodging, meals, and exciting camp activities throughout the weekend. *you and your family will be placed in a cabin with other individuals* Individual Pricing: Each Mom & Child=$150, Babies 4- Under are free

November 4, 2022 5:00 PM

Fall Mom & Me Weekend- Cabin Rental: WAITLISTED

at Camp Harrison

WAITLISTED: November 4-6: Mom & Me Weekends are the perfect opportunity for your family and friends to unplug and spend time together. At Mom & Me, everyone can adventure on our ropes course and climbing wall, hike our beautiful trails, try target sports and see the lake by boat. Our Mom & Me Weekend cabin rental includes lodging, meals, and exciting camp activities throughout the weekend. Cabin Pricing: $850 (up to 16 people)

November 11, 2022 8:00 AM

Madagascar Jr. - Theatre Production

at Ballantyne Arts Center

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto the stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar Jr. follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the world of King Julien’s Madagascar. Show times: November 11th - 6pm (Blue cast), 8pm (Red cast) November 12th - 1pm and 5pm (Red cast), 3pm and 8pm (Blue cast) November 13th - 1pm (Blue cast), 3pm (Red cast) To register for audition prep workshops, audition time or tickets, visit ymcacharlotte.org.

November 11, 2022 5:00 PM

Fall Family Weekend Retreat: November 11-13

at Camp Harrison

November 11-13: 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: $850 per cabin (up to 16 people)

November 12, 2022 8:00 AM

Madagascar Jr. - Theatre Production

at Ballantyne Arts Center

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto the stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar Jr. follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the world of King Julien’s Madagascar. Show times: November 11th - 6pm (Blue cast), 8pm (Red cast) November 12th - 1pm and 5pm (Red cast), 3pm and 8pm (Blue cast) November 13th - 1pm (Blue cast), 3pm (Red cast) To register for audition prep workshops, audition time or tickets, visit ymcacharlotte.org.

November 13, 2022 8:00 AM

Madagascar Jr. - Theatre Production

at Ballantyne Arts Center

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto the stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar Jr. follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the world of King Julien’s Madagascar. Show times: November 11th - 6pm (Blue cast), 8pm (Red cast) November 12th - 1pm and 5pm (Red cast), 3pm and 8pm (Blue cast) November 13th - 1pm (Blue cast), 3pm (Red cast) To register for audition prep workshops, audition time or tickets, visit ymcacharlotte.org.