Special Events

specialeventsThroughout the year, our Y hosts special events for adults, kids and seniors to have fun and meet other people in a safe and friendly environment.  Look at what we have planned for you and your family!

Healthy Kids Day® 5K

Celebrate spring at the Y with family-friendly activities to get kids moving and learning, and families living healthier. Join your friends and family in a 5K run for ages 10+ at 9:00 a.m. or for an all ages 1-mile fun run/walk (strollers welcome!) at 10:00 a.m. Prizes will be awarded and the registration fee includes refreshments and a t-shirt. Check out the course map! Contact Jen Holscher at ext. 16 or jholscher@vincennesymca.org for information.

Indoor Triathlon

This one-hour event at the Y in February helps you prepare for the triathlon season.  Spend 15 minutes each swimming, bicycling and running. Contact Bill Davis at ext. 21 or bdavis@vincennesymca.org to participate. Download the registration form.

Kids Triathlon

A great way for kids ages 3-15, regardless of skill level, to experience the benefits of three lifelong sports with a good dose of healthy exercise. A partnership with Good Samaritan Hospital and Vincennes University, the event takes place at VU Aquatic Center on Saturday, July 27, 2013. To register, download the registration form or sign up online. For more information, contact Bill Davis at ext. 21 or bdavis@vincennesymca.org or view our program guide. Click here for course maps.

Pumpkin Splash

Every October, we celebrate Halloween at the Y by swimming with the pumpkins! Families enjoy games, face painting and refreshments. Contact Tiffany Petts at ext. 37 or tpetts@vincennesymca.org for information.

Trotting Turkeys 5K

Turkey, mashed potatoes, football – November is full of great family traditions. This year, why not add to your list of traditions a fun, family activity that improves your health and the health of your community? Join us on November 9, 2013 for our annual Trotting Turkeys 5K and 1-mile fun run. Contact Bill Davis at ext. 21 or bdavis@vincennesymca.org to learn more. Check out the course map!

YMCA/Memering Motorplex Scholarship Celebrity Golf Outing

Join us on Wednesday, June 18 at the Country Club of Old Vincennes for a great day of golf. Help make Y membership possible for those in need in our community. Contact Rob LaRoy at ext. 19 or rlaroy@vincennesymca.org to sponsor the event or enter your team.