***REGISTRATION CLOSES AT NOON ON 11/22/2023***
***17th Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 5K Fun Run***
DATE: Thursday, November 23, 2023 (Thanksgiving Day!) at 9:00am!
Now through 11:59 pm on 11/17/23, registration is online only with an option to buy a t-shirt for $16. From 11/18/23 through 12:00 pm on 11/22/23, registration is online only with a limited number of t-shirts available for sale during packet pick-up (while supplies last).
***NOTE: There is NO race day registration and NO race day packet pick-up***
*Ages 18+: $45 (receive a commemorative bib and medal)
*Ages 7-17: $25 (receive a commemorative bib and medal)
*Ages 0-6: $10 (receive a commemorative bib and medal)
*Doggies and pups: FREE (receive a yummy treat)
Join the Fleet Feet Sports crew as we host the 17th Annual Thanksgiving Day 5K Turkey Trot . The run is a gorgeous tour of downtown Annapolis and will benefit Girls on the Run Greater Chesapeake. This event is not officially timed, but we will have a finisher's clock at the end of the run.
Once again we will award several prizes for the best turkey costumes. Are you ready to get creative?
Strollers, kids, and dogs are welcome to join in the fun!
Our Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot will take place throughout downtown Annapolis. The run will start and finish at Fleet Feet Annapolis' original location at 318 6th Street in Eastport (currently Homes for America). FREE parking is available along the streets in Eastport and downtown. PLEASE plan to carpool as best you can. ***PLEASE NOTE: THE COURSE IS NOT CLOSED TO TRAFFIC. ALL PARTICIPANTS SHOULD PLAN TO USE SIDEWALKS WHENEVER POSSIBLE***
You can check out the course and make yourself familiar with it here:
Port-o-potties will be available in the parking lot. We also have bottled water, Naval Bagels, and Marty's famous homemade pumpkin bread after the run!
As in previous years, we will be separate the run into three groups for crowd control on the route.
9:00am - Group 1: 8:30/min mile or faster
9:10am - Group 2: 8:30/min mile - 10:00/min mile
9:20am - Group 3: 10:00/min mile or slower, strollers and pups
T-Shirt and Packet Pick Up:
Packet pick-up starts Saturday Nov 18, 2023 during regular business hours (Mon-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 12pm-5pm) and ends at 3pm on Wed, Nov 22nd. ***NOTE: The store will close early at 3pm on Wed, Nov 22nd so if you register at the last minute, allow enough time to get your bib before 3pm***. We are located at 2572 Solomon's Island Rd, Annapolis, MD 21401 in the Annapolis Harbour Center shopping center. Packets may be picked-up by friends or family with just a first and last name. All participants (except dogs) MUST be registered and wearing a bib to participate.
***NOTE: Once registered, no refunds will be available, even in the event of inclement weather.***
Volunteers...we would love to have you join us!
We are in need of course monitors and folks to pass out medals and food at the finish line. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if interested!
If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please email email@example.com for information.
Our Awesome Sponsors: