The Turkey returns to Downtown Los Angeles on Thanksgiving morning. Downtown – Get Ready.
Welcome to Los Angeles' only road race on Thanksgiving Day! Enjoy your Thanksgiving meal guilt-free and join thousands of runners and walkers for this Thanksgiving tradition. The 6th annual event features both a 10k and a 5k course on the historic streets of Downtown LA; as well as a 1k Widdle Wobble for the little runners in the family. In the spirit of Thanksgiving, this event benefits The Midnight Mission - an amazing organization that offers a path to self sufficiency for those suffering from homelessness.
- All participants will receive a Turkey Trot LA Trucker Hat
- Widdle Wobble youth receive a TTLA T-Shirt and Widdle Wobble medal
- ALL participants receive a unique Finisher Medal.
- Goodies from the Expo!
Produced by Generic Events
Event details and schedule
Optional Pre-Race Packet Pickup 2018: Beat the lines on race morning and pick up your race packet prior to race day. Introducing 2 packet pick up locations on November 18th:Location 1: Road Runner Sports 1338 4th Street Santa Monica CA 90401 When:November 18th 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Location 2: Capital One Cafe DTLA (free 45 minute parking validation)! 801 S. Grand Ave #101 Los Angeles, CA 90017 When: November 18th 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
THURSDAY – November 22, 2018 (Thanksgiving Day)
6:45 a.m. – Race Day Registration Opens
6:45 a.m. – Pick Up Bibs / T-shirts
8:00 a.m. – 5k Start
9:00 a.m. – 10k Start
10:15 a.m. – Widdle Wobble Start
8:00 a.m. – Event Festival Starts – in front of City Hall!
10:00 a.m. – Awards
10:00 a.m. – Course Closed
12 noon – Go home and nap before eating Thanksgiving Dinner!
*Schedule subject to change