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Merlefest Camping

The Wilkes Family YMCA is proud to be your home for Merlefest, whether you camp at the YMCA or you stay at Rivers Edge!

Thank you for a great Merlefest and we'll see you in 2024!

Community Prayer Breakfasts

Join us each spring as we commemorate our annual community prayer breakfast and celebration for our community. 

The BASH Outdoor Volleyball Tournament

The BASH is an Outdoor Volleyball Tournament Fundraiser for all ages and skill levels. All proceeds benefit the YMCA, a nonprofit working to strengthen community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.

Cultivation Farmers Market at the Statesville Family YMCA

Local and regional vendors will be available weekly with fresh food for sale. Mondays throughout the summer at the Statesville Family YMCA. Thanks for a great year and we'll see you in 2024!

Dirty Dozen 5K & Fun Run Obstacle Mud Run

Whether navigating the 5K or the Fun Run, participants will be challenged as they run through obstacles and test their strength, agility, and stamina. Proceeds will benefit the community through the Y's innovative health programs. Thank you for participating and we'll see you in 2024!

YMCA Run Series

Races, Triathlons, and Fun Runs embody the Y’s cause by being available for all ages, abilities, and backgrounds. These races give adults, children, and families the ability to raise their spirits and their heartbeats through fun and competitive races that benefit the community.

Annual Golf Tournament

The Y’s Annual Golf to Give Back Tournament directly benefits programs at the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina that help strengthen our communities. We hope you'll join us in 2024!

YMCA Mistletoe Run

Thank you for a fantastic 40th Mistletoe Run! Next year, kick off the holiday season and join us for the 41st Annual Mistletoe Half Marathon, 5K and Fun Run. Save the date for December 7, 2024 at the William G. White, Jr. Family YMCA.

Our Mission: "Helping all people reach their God-given potential in spirit, mind and body."