Special Events

Birthday Parties

CELEBRATE WITH YOUR FRIENDS AT THE Y! OUR STAFF IS READY TO MAKE HAPPY MEMORIES FOR YOUR CHILD!

The Stephens Family Gymnastics Center, bounce house, indoor swimming pools, and basketball gyms are available for parties at the Bill Bartley Family Y, Downtown Y and East Branch Y. Call the Bill Bartley Family Y at 940-761-1000, Downtown Y at 940-322-7816, or East Branch Y at 940-766-0259 to make a reservation for your special celebration. We look forward to assisting you in making happy memories!

Healthy Kids Day

Healthy Kids Day® will include fun active play and educational activities to keep kids moving and learning, in order to maintain healthy habits and academic skills to achieve goals and reach their full potential.

Hotter ‘n Hell Indoor Camping

The Downtown YMCA at 1010 9th street, 76301, is only 3 blocks away from the starting line!  The cost is only $30 per night and includes multiple areas to “camp” along with indoor bike storage, restrooms, showers, hot tubs, steam rooms, swimming pool, work out rooms, air conditioning, and a light breakfast the morning of race day!  We also offer options for meals on Friday and Saturday nights for an additional fee.  At the Y you are very close to the Multi-Purpose Event Center (MPEC), home of the consumer show, ride start, and festivities at the finish line village. Bring your own sleeping bag, air mattress and towels.

Soap Box Races

Soap Box Races are a combination of the traditional fun the community has grown to love that is for kids ages 7-12. Fly down the hill and compete for 1st!