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Special Events & Programs

Lititz recCenter and recROC host a variety of community events throughout the year to motivate Members with a competitive spirit and engage community members from in and around our region.

Proceeds from events, races, and competitions benefit Lititz recCenter and recROC programs.  Sponsorship opportunities exist at many levels, and contributions toward events are greatly appreciated!


Annual Golf Tournament Iron Valley Golf Club, Lebanon | Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Create your foursome!  Spend the day with one of your favorite organizations out on the green and enjoy a meal to benefit youth programs at Lititz recCenter.
Interested golfers and sponsors contact or ext. 231.  Learn more – Click Here!

Little Buddy Cornhole Tournament  |   Lititz recCenter  |   Saturday, April 27, 2024

Join Good Buddy Cornhole, Lititz recCenter staff and Ian “Steck Throws” Stoeckl for our first annual “Little Buddy Cornhole Tournament.” Designed for kids ages 7-13 interested in learning and competing in cornhole. For more information or to register click here!


Annual Triathlon  | Lititz recCenter | Sunday, August 4, 2024

A true triathlon challenge for participants and teams, ages 12+.  Swim, bike, run – all finishers are winners!  Sponsorship opportunities – contact

Click here for more information

      EARLY INDIVIDUAL REGISTRATION                                                   EARLY TEAM REGISTRATION




Annual Pretzel Twist 5K & Kids Mile Marathon | Lititz recCenter |  September 21, 2024

Pretzel Twist 5K is a recCenters of Lancaster County Triple Crown event!!  This new 5K series kicks off with Ephrata recCenter’s Memorial Day 5K, then Hempfield recCenter’s Amos Herr Honey Run in August, rounding out with the Pretzel Twist at Lititz recCenter in September. One registration for all three events –CLICK to get Triple Crown details!

This event is open to all ages 14+ and all abilities.  Kids run convenes at the event also.  Moderate course through Lititz neighborhoods and countryside. 



Annual Youth Triathlon | Lititz recCenter |  Friday, October 4, 2024

Be a triathlete for a day, “tri” a triathlon!  For ages 5-12, this annual event offers modified swim, bike, run events by age group to give kids a taste of a true challenge!  Lots of first timers, lots of repeats moving up to new age brackets.  A fun family event!  Sponsorship options – contact



Boulder Bash | recROC on the Rock Lititz Campus  September 14, 2024

An indoor bouldering competition hosted at our unique Lititz recROC facility on the Rock Lititz campus.


Family Fun/Seasonal Events


Mother/Child Tea – Saturday, May 11 

All Ages Welcome! 10-12pm

Experience high tea right here at the Lititz recCenter. Celebrate all things “MOM” and join us for a morning of tea, snacks and games.

$25 Member Family     $40 NonMember Family


Father/Child Camp Out – Saturday, June 1 – Sunday, June 2

All Ages Welcome! 8pm-8am

Join us for an evening of camping at the Rec! Bring your own tent or sleep under the stars. Play games, hot dogs over the fire and s’more!

$25 Member Family    $40 NonMember Family


Looking to host your own special event, competition, or party at Lititz recCenter?  Explore options here or contact our Facility Rental staff to request a reservation!