Special Events

Riddell National Bank Three Race Series

The Heart Throb 5k, Firecracker 5k, and Turkey Trot 5k combined make for the YMCA of the Wabash Valley Three Race Series. To support the YMCA fitness department and sponsor the three race series, contact Kaylee Maffioli at kmaffioli@ymcaswv.org. Thank you Riddell National Bank for being our three race series title sponsor!

Heart Throb 5k

Thank you to all of our participants and sponsors who supported the YMCA annual Valentine's Day run/walk benefiting the YMCA's wellness department in Vigo County. Over 100 participants joined the run for love and heart health!

Check out some highlights from 2020!


Turkey Trot 5K - Thanksgiving Morning!

Over 200 community members come out to support the YMCA and run for turkey at our annual Turkey Trot 5k! This race takes place on Thanksgiving morning right at the YMCA in Brazil. Early registration is $25, ($30 for late registration) and includes a t-shirt and race medal! Registration will open November 1st.

Support the Clay County YMCA Three Race Series and become a sponsor today! Contact Kaylee Maffioli at kmaffioli@ymcaswv.org for more information

Healthy Kids Day at the YMCAs of the Wabash Valley

Looking for ways to awaken a child’s imagination and inspire healthy choices? Every spring the YMCA hosts its single largest national event dedicated to youth: Healthy Kids Day! We will feature games, physical activity, fresh ideas for caretakers, healthy snacks and more. Stay tuned for dates and additional information.

Fall Festival

Every October the YMCA hosts the annual fall festival right here at the YMCA! During the event children can play games at the Y, do seasonal arts and crafts, trick or treat, and more all for free. To make a candy or cash donation, or to bring a vehicle, please contact Cayce Evans at cevans@ymcaswv.org. Stay tuned for details regarding the 2020 event.

Turkey Burn is November 27th - Bring Your Family for FREE!

Stop by the YMCA on the morning after Thanksgiving for a real BURN! Our instructors feature more classes than any other day of the year to help members and their families burn off those extra Thanksgiving calories. Stay tuned for a full schedule! We are open to the community!

Breakfast with Santa is December 5th

Stay tuned for details.