Pittsfield: 5k Color Run to benefit YMCA


The Pittsfield Family YMCA will present the Tie Dye Dash, a new 5K Color Run fundraiser, beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 10, at Burbank Park.

An after race party featuring food and beverages, music, dancing, raffles and costume awards, will be held in Burbank Park. All proceeds support the Pittsfield Family YMCA’s educational programming for youth.

Registration is $35 by April 9; $40 by May 9; and $50 on race day. Children under 8 years old (on race day) and pets are not permitted to participate in the race.

Race packets can be picked up Saturday, May 9, from 6 to 8 a.m. and 3 to 7 p.m. at the Pittsfield Family YMCA. The packet includes a map of the race and rules, one color packet, sunglasses and a white YMCA T-shirt.

Race day registrations with packet pickup will be held from 7 to 8 a.m. at the Controy Pavilion in Burbank Park. Cash, check and credit cards are accepted.

To register, visit the YMCA at 292 North St., pittsfieldfamilyymca.org or active.com.

For more information, visit the Pittsfield Family YMCA on Facebook or contact Youth and Adult Wellness Director Kaylyn Kern, (413) 499-7650, ext. 33, or kkern@pittsfieldfamilyymca.org.


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