Special Events

Harwinton 3.5 Mile Run

Sunday, April 23 | 10 AM Kick off the spring season with YMCA’s first ever Harwinton Run! Run or walk the scenic 3.5 mile course beginning at the Harwinton Library Sports Complex (Bentley Road, Harwinton CT). A 2 mile walk is also available so that all fitness levels can enjoy the fun.

Run with the Animals

Sunday, May 21 | 10 AM Come join us in this 5K run through the beautiful Action Wildlife Zoo in Goshen, Connecticut. The run will take you through a unique collection of animals spanning 6 of the 7 continents!

Canaan Railroad Days Run

Sunday, July 16 | 10 AM This event is a competitive 5 mile road race, with the option to take part in a 2 mile walk as well. Set in the heart of beautiful Canaan, the Railroad Days Run takes place on the final day of the town’s annual Railroad Days, which provides fun for the whole family.


Sunday, June 25 | 11 AM at Camp MOE Run, jump, climb, and crawl your way through 30 obstacles on this challenging 5K run. Join us after the race for a cookout and awards ceremony. For ages 13 and up.

KrazY Kids Run

Sunday, June 25 | 10 AM at Camp MOE The Krazy Kids Obstacle Run is a one mile course through Camp MOE. Run, jump, crawl, and climb your way through a series of challenging obstacles. For ages 6-12.

Highland Lake 5K

Sunday, September 17 | Enjoy a scenic 5K trek around beautiful Highland Lake in Winsted! This course presents a challenge as it is mostly flat course but does consist of a few gradual climbs. The 2-Mile walk option means that this event is fun for all!

OctoberFAST Trail Run

Sunday, October 22 | Enjoy a wonderful 5K run through the beautiful property that is also home to one of the best brewery’s around – Norbrook Farm! The run has a little of everything, taking runners along the pristine trails of the property, into the fields, and, yes, you guessed it, finishing at the brewery itself. It’s a beautiful way to spend a fall morning.

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