Events

MAKE SPIRITS MERRY AND BRIGHT

Join us for fun, festive holiday events sure to bring joy to the season!

JINGLE BELL 5K

BRISTOW-FAULKNER’S KIDS FUN RUN

December 17, 2016

PREMIER EVENT SPONSORS: BRISTOW-FAULKNER FUNERAL HOME and SENTARA THERAPY CENTER

Frosty’s Post Race Sponsors: Dano’s Pizza and Piankatank River Golf Club

Santa’s Sleigh Sponsors: Carousel Physical Therapy and The Allen Group

Grinch’s Hill Sponsors: Autospa, Churchview Septic and Randolph Construction

Course Sponsors: H&H Distributing, Grounded, Walden’s Construction, Friends of the Y, Urbanna Market Awarding Life, Dr. Lemon

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RACE DAY START TIMES

Santa’s 1-Mile Fun Run: 9 am

Jingle Bell 5K: 9:30 am

JINGLE BELL 5K RACE INFORMATION

Beautiful 5K through the scenic back nine cart paths of the Piankatank River Golf Club – this race is fast & flat with a kick of Grinch’s Hill at the end!

All participants are welcome… fast, slow, old, and young. We love animals, but no pets are allowed at this event. Jogging strollers are permitted. Race course is certified!

  • Costume contests, holiday crafts and music and more!
  • Special Family Discount – participate together.
  • Kids Fun with Santa & childcare provided during the 5k.
  • Visit with Santa afterwards in Frosty’s Post Race Celebration and enjoy pizza, popcorn and cocoa!
  • Child Watch is provided during the 5K.

ONLINE REGISTERATION:

FAMILY REGISTRATION (you’ll be redirected to our registration system)

INDIVIDUAL (you’ll be redirected to our registration system)


BRISTOW-FAULKNER’S 1-MILE FUN RUN

  • Children of all ages can run with Santa for a 1-mile Fun Run through the course!
  • REGISTER FOR THE FUN RUN (you’ll be redirected to our registration system)

WINTER WONDERLAND

The holiday season is upon us, and we want to celebrate! Join us for a fun-filled evening with friends from across the community. From edible art to pictures with Santa, Winter Wonderland will have it all. Kids will also have a chance to make a gift for a special person in their lives.

Get in the holiday spirit at the Y!

Date: Thursday, December 8, 2016

Time: 5:00p – 7:00p

Location: Middlesex Family YMCA

Ages: Open to everyone

Cost: No fee, Santa pictures are $1

FREEZIN’ FOR A REASON

January 9, 2016

Looking for a new way to start off the New Year with a SPLASH?  Come join the Camp Kekoka staff for their annual POLAR BEAR PLUNGE at Camp Kekoka!

This unlikely event has brave participants of all ages plunging into the frigid waters of Indian Creek to raise money for the Guardian Program, a scholarship fund which ensures every child gets to experience Camp Kekoka regardless of their ability to pay.  What better way to start off the New Year than by jumping into the freezing creek to give a kid a Camp Kekoka week?!

Become a plunger by getting family, friends, & co-workers to sponsor you to take the plunge!  Collect $100 in sponsorships and get a t-shirt!  Collect $300 in sponsorships and get a Camp Kekoka hoodie!

Plungers and sponsors are invited to warm up afterward with hot soup, hot chocolate, and other assorted goodies. To join the plungers, sponsor a plunger, or for more information phone (804) 435-3616 or email cleichty@peninsulaymca.org

Get the Details

 Download the FAQ’s and sponsor sheet  

Become a Plunger

Sponsor one of our Plungers

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