YMCA Northumberland’s Rainbow Run- June 2, 2024

Rainbow Run 2024

Get Ready for the Rainbow Run: Where every step counts and every colour matters! 

Join us for the YMCA Northumberland’s Rainbow Run, a celebration of love, acceptance, and diversity in a welcoming atmosphere that also supports the Y’s charitable activities. Lace up your sneakers and walk or run, all while spreading some rainbow magic for the LGBTQIA2S+ community and Pride month! 

  • When: Sunday, June 2, check-in at 8:30am, race begins at 9:30 a.m. 
  • Where: Starts at Cobourg Yacht Club, route goes by waterfront and through downtown. 
  • What: Lace up for a colourful celebration of love, acceptance, and well-being with the YMCA Northumberland’s Rainbow Run. Choose between a 2.5 km or 5 km walk or run through Cobourg’s waterfront and downtown. 


  • Community and family-oriented event celebrating the LGBTQIA2S+ community and allies. 
  • Inclusive atmosphere supporting the Y’s charitable activities. 
  • Registration: $15 per person**, kids 12 and under are free. 
  • Raise $50 or more in donations for a complimentary Event T-shirt. 
  • Snag rainbow swag and colourful Event Tees for purchase. 
  • First 300 registered participants receive a finisher medal. 
  • Dress up in vibrant, multi-toned outfits to embrace the festive spirit. 
  • Furry friends and strollers welcome. 

Don’t miss out on this epic family and community extravaganza! Let’s spread love and paint the town in a multicoloured rainbow together while also raising funds in support of our YMCA’s Strong Communities Campaign. 

Online Registration is now closed but you can register in person at the event! Simply arrive between 8:30am and 9am tomorrow morning at the Cobourg Yacht Club and we will get you signed up!

**Use promo code PRIDE24 for 50% Off Entry Fee if needed.

If you would like to donate directly to our Rainbow Run, please click here: Rainbow Run Online Donation Form

Because of your donations, we will be able to

Give more people affordable access to our health and wellness programs.

Send dozens more children to our enriching outdoor summer camps.

Welcome hundreds of community members to our local free events.

Teach more kids and teens how to swim to save lives around water.

We would also like to thank our Community Partners and Sponsors

This project has been made possible in part by the Government of Canada

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