Ugly Sweater Run 2019

Join us for the “MERRIEST” 4K’ish run of the year. Run, walk or jingle into the holiday spirit with your friends, family, kids, and dogs. The event will start at the YMCA of Pictou County at 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 14, 2019.

We invite you to stay afterwards for a cup of cheer (hot chocolate) and awards.

Awards are: Best Sweater, Best Pet Attire, Best Family Outfits, and Best Large Group Cheer.

How much does it cost?

  • $10.00 entrance 8+ (processing fee for online registration)
  • 7 years old and under are free

You can register now at the YMCA of Pictou County Membership Services or online at Race Roster

Here’s how it works:

1. Dig out the best/ugliest holiday sweater you can possibly find or make one or borrow one.

2. Grab your friends, family, dog and your running shoes.

3. Buy a ticket for your entry to the merriest run of the year.

For more information, please contact Heidi at

To read about last year’s event, please click here.