Special Events

Take part in races, clinics and events all with a focus on health and wellness.


In addition to your membership, our Y offer a variety of special events for all ages. Many events are free to members and include some national Y events such as Healthy Kids Day .  Special events vary by season.

YMCA’s Anchorage Emergency Orders Response

After reviewing the Mayor’s new emergency order EO-15, and how it affects our current operations and member experience, we have determined that there will be little to no impact to your experience. The YMCA of Alaska will continue to keep both of our facilities open to serve you in the safest way possible. We have ...

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New Hours of Operation

The YMCA of Alaska hopes everyone is staying safe and enjoying the Summer. Beginning Monday July 6th both the Lake Otis and Southside location will be operating under new hours of operation: Monday – Friday 5:30 AM – 9:00 PM Saturday 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Sunday 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM *Pools close 1 ...

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The YMCA Re-Opens…YAY!

WELCOME BACK The Y is excited to be open at both locations.  Along with the excitement comes the responsibility of keeping our staff, members and community as safe as possible.  To that end we have made some changes that will be in place until our Y can safely and comfortably move into the next phase of ...

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Emergency Child Care – Update

Dear YMCA Families   We hope everyone is staying safe and healthy during this trying time.   The YMCA is holding an Emergency Essential Workers Day Camp for those that need care.  We are only offering care to current YMCA families who are in need.   The Day Camp will offer full day care at ...

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Midtown Location (Main)

Anchorage Community YMCA
5353 Lake Otis Pkwy
Anchorage, AK 99507
Phone (907) 563-3211


Southside Location

Southside YMCA At Dimond
800 E Dimond Blvd #3
Anchorage, AK 99515
Phone (907) 344-7788


Mat-Su Location

The Mat-Su YMCA is already working with other groups in the community to determine the needs of our local youth. LEARN MORE