Run the Race Before You Stuff Your Face!
Sign up for the 2021 Dana Point Turkey Trot and run in one of the nation's largest Turkey Trots. This family-friendly race has been a Thanksgiving Day tradition for 44 years. Run/walk a 10K, 5K, Combo 15K, or Kids 1-Mile Gobble Wobble. This flat, paved race brings ocean views while you run through the Dana Point Harbor and Doheny State Beach.
The official nonprofit partners for the 44th Annual Dana Point Turkey Trot are Boys & Girls Clubs of Capistrano Valley and Music Preserves Foundation.
Event details and schedule
Race Categories & Times
7:00 AM 10K Race
8:30 AM 5K Race
9:15 AM Costume Contest & Check Presentation to Nonprofit Partners
9:30 AM 5K Race
10:15 AM Kids 1-Mile Gobble Wobble
Two-Day Health & Fitness Expo and Packet Pick-Up
Wednesday, November 24, 2021 from 12 - 7 PM
Thanksgiving Day, November 25, 2021 from 6 - 11 AM
Pick up your t-shirt and race bib at the pre-registration tents. Participants will receive their medal at the finish line. Visit the vendors in the Health & Fitness Expo for giveaways and more!
Shuttles will be running periodically on race day to and from Dana Hills High School (33333 Golden Lantern St., Dana Point, CA 92629). Free parking is available at the high school. Metered parking is available at Doheny State Beach.
Can't join us in-person on race day? Sign up as a Virtual participant and we'll mail your t-shirt and medal to you!