9 Family-Friendly Turkey Trots

9 Family-Friendly Turkey Trots

This Thanksgiving morning, get your family together to kick off the holiday season with a healthy start. Here are nine festive 5K Turkey Runs that give back to the community, offer challenging courses and lots of entertainment.

Father Joe's Thanksgiving Day 5K

San Diego, California - November 24, 2011

Work for your turkey dinner with this coastal 5K. Enjoy the sunny skies, Pacific Ocean and contribute to your neighbors in need. Read More

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Thanksgiving Day Pilgrim 5K

Plymouth, Massachusetts - November 24, 2011

This is a one-of-a-kind course. Run or walk down a wide and flat dirt road with tall pines and towering oaks. Read More

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Thanksgiving Cross Country Classic 2011

Tucson, Arizona - November 24, 2011

This is not your normal 5K race. Enjoy a European-style dirt course that offers water jumps and hay-bales. Read More

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FishHawk Turkey Trot 5k & Fun Run

Lithia, Florida - November 24, 2011

Jump start your Thanksgiving with a healthy start and create a lively holiday tradition with your family and friends. Take in the scenic views and festivities that this course offers. Read More

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Walnut Creek Sports & Fitness Turkey Trot 2011

Walnut Creek, California - November 24, 2011

Make this an early morning kick-off to your Thanksgiving Day. Support local public schools and enjoy lush landscape on this fairly flat course.
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6th Annual Gobbler's Run 5K Family Event

Wake Forest, North Carolina - November 24, 2011

Walkers, strollers and dogs are welcome to participate in this fun 3.1 mile course. Run or walk through historical Wake Forest and downtown. Read More

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The Fast and the Furriest 5K Turkey Trot

Ocean City, New Jersey - Novemeber 24, 2011

This fun 5K takes place on the boardwalk and offers spectacular ocean views. Proceeds benefit Ocean City's Police Department K-9 Unit and the Humane Society. Read More

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Southern Oregon Turkey Trot

Medford, Oregon - Novemeber 24, 2011

Lace up your sneakers, and join the fun this Thanksgiving morning. Whether you are a serious runner or leisurely walker you'll enjoy Oregon's fall landscape. Read More

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Massapequa Turkey Trot

Massapequa, New York - November 24, 2011

Race around this charming historical town as you take in the Atlantic Sea Breeze. Make a difference this holiday season and support The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Read More

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