2017 will mark the 29th Anniversary of the Charlotte South Park Turkey Trot, one of Charlotte's longest-running events, and one of the largest events in North Carolina. The race has become an annual Thanksgiving Day tradition for over 10,000+ participants, representing families and friends across generations. It’s a happy and healthy way to start off one of the best days of the year!
Thanks to the ongoing support of our participants and sponsors, we’ve got something for everyone to join in on! And, as always, our commitment to maintaining a first-class event all-around is our highest priority.
Please register early to avoid disappointment!
All Finishers receive Custom Medals!!
We Look forward to seeing everyone on Thanksgiving!
Event details and schedulePacket Pick-up & Registration will take place on Tuesday, November 21 from 12pm(noon) to 6 pm and Wednesday, November 22 from 12 pm to 6pm at Southpark Mall in Front of Dicks Sporting Goods in a Big Race Tent . Raceday- Packet Pick-up only at Southpark Mall in Front of Dicks Sporting Goods and Sympony Park in a big Tent also Post Race Festivities are located here in Symphony park, just off Barkley Downs.
1. Schedule of events:a. Tuesday, Nov. 21 : 12 pm - 6 pm & Wednesday, Nov 22 : 11 am –6 pm a. Packet Pick-up/Registration b. location: Southpark Mall in front of Dicks Sporting Goods in Big White Tent
b. Thursday, Nov 23, - 6:30am – Packet Pick-up/ No Raceday Registration in the Southpark Mall Parking Lot in front of Dicks.
a. 8:30 am- 1 Mile Fun Run
b. 9:00am- 8k Run/Baby Joggers
c. 9:30 am-5K Run/Walk
d. 10:15 am – Tot Trot
e. 10:30 am – Awards Ceremony
Note: Strollers should line up in designated areaPLEASE LEAVE YOUR DOGS AT HOME!