Time for the Turkey Runs

November 22, 2013 - 3 minutes read


Before sitting down with family and friends to give thanks and eat maybe a little more than the average Thursday, there are many options for the early bird runners to get out for a morning turkey run.


2013 NARC Turkey Trot 4 Mile Run (Newfolden, MN)

Join us dark and early for the Newfolden Area Running Club’s 4th annual Turkey Trot! 3.1 miles for the turkey, another .9 for the pumpkin pie!

Talmer Turkey Trot 5k (Burlington, WI)

A 5k run/walk through beautiful Burlington on Thanksgiving Day morning. Proceeds from the event will go to the Food Pantry at Love Inc. Runners and walkers will be treated to a fun post-race celebration including awards to the top 3 runners in 5-year age groups. Turkeys, pies and other holiday treats will be raffled off.

Third Annual Gobble Wobble (North Mankato, MN)

Before we fill our plates and tummies, too
Before we watch a game or take a snooze
Let’s gather everyone, friends and family
To run a Thanksgiving Day 5K happily!

Turkey Leg 5K (Spicer, MN)

Turkey Leg 5K Run 3.1mile run through the streets of Willmar, MN. Start and Finish at the YMCA.

Aster Creek Turkey Trot (Snoqualmie, WI)

This is a Thanksgiving Day 5k run/walk starting at 9:00am. No, there are no timing chips, but we will have a clearly marked course and someone with a timer at the finish line so you can record your own time. I’ll send out a finisher recap a day or two after the race.

Saint Paul Turkey Trot (St. Paul, MN)

“Trot Before you Gobble!” St. Paul! Get out on Thanksgiving morning and burn some calories in anticipation for a day of eating! New to the Twin Cities area is the Saint Paul Turkey Trot

Wild Turkey Wattle (Elk River, MN)

5 km Run/Walk fundraiser for the Elk River Nordic Ski Team. Come out and enjoy some beautiful trails before sitting down to an excellent Turkey dinner at home. You may even see some Wild Turkeys in the process!

7th Annual Turkey Trot (Aurora, OH)

Join us for the 7th Annual Turkey Trot 4 Mile Run/Walk on Thanksgiving morning at the Aurora Premium Outlet Mall!


Putting on a holiday themed run? Contact us today for help with setting up your online registration.