While 2020 may look a bit different this year, it doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy a Turkey Trot from the comfort of your home or local park. Check out a few virtual Turkey Trots you can participate in this year across the United States.
The 19th Annual Trot for Hunger will help benefit thousands of DC neighbors in need, including families and the elderly, by providing much-needed food, housing, access to healthcare, employment training, and long-term comprehensive addiction treatment programs. Participants can create a virtual team or register as an individual to help fundraise with this 5K. This event is open during the month of November, but in order to qualify for race and fundraising prizes, you must complete your 5K by November 26th at 6 AM. Packet pickups are local only.
Cost: Starts at $50
Complete the Turkey Trot between Thursday, November 19 through Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26. The first 2,000 registrants will receive a Turkey Trot t-shirt and mask! Packet pickups will be local only. Your registration supports Mile High United Way, which fights for the education, health, and financial stability for everyone in the community.
The Dallas YMCA Turkey Trot is one of the largest multi-event races in the country and you can now join The Trot from wherever you are! Proceeds support the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas including the pandemic relief programs for children and families and the preschool program at Park South Family YMCA. Run your 5K Run/Walk or 8-Mile Run between November 20 – November 29. Packets include a race bib, long-sleeved t-shirt, access to the full virtual experience app, participation in the online leaderboards by self-timing your virtual trot, digital goodie bag, and the opportunity to qualify for random finisher prizes after you enter your results November 20th through 29th.
Cost: From $35
Gather your flock for America’s Turkey Trot! Benefiting Feeding America, this Turkey Trot allows you to run between now and November 26, 2020! Feeding America’s mission is to feed America’s hungry through a nationwide network of member food banks and engage our country in the fight to end hunger. Join America’s Turkey Trot this year as you run to help solve hunger. Run (or walk) your Virtual Run wherever you want. America’s Turkey Trot will ship your goodie bag, medal, personalized bib, and upgrade items right to you.
Cost: From $40
Join the 18th Annual San Francisco Thanksgiving Run & Walk. Choose between 3 or 5 miles in this year’s virtual San Francisco Turkey Trot and submit your results between November 21 – 26. Packets can be picked up locally, and will not be shipped.
Cost: From $22.50
Runners can participate in a 5K, 10K, or Half Marathon between November 26 – 29. Run your way and help support US food bank partners. Enjoy your run and have your commemorative event gear mailed straight to your door. 5K, 10K, & Half Marathon participants will receive a commemorative shirt, a finisher certificate, bib number, and online results. Finisher medal available for $9.99.
Cost: From $29.99
Run a 5k or 10k between November 26 – 29, while supporting The Midnight Mission, which offers a path to self sufficiency for those experiencing homelessness. Registration closes on November 29th at midnight. Help meet the fundraising goal of $50,000 which equals 33,000 meals for The Midnight Mission. Turkey Trot LA participants will receive a unisex t-shirt or women’s tank, finisher medal, digital finisher badge, printable race bib, and online results with free shipping to your home.
Turkey Trot St. Louis is a virtual race that can be run (or walked) from any location you choose. Turkey Trot STL registrants can choose between a custom BOCO pom beanies or a $10 Fleet Feet gift card. Between November 25-29, participants can complete the 5K route of their choice and submit their results.
The BakerRipley Houston Turkey Trot is an annual event that supports the mission of BakerRipley, a nonprofit that has served this region for 112 years. Participate between November 26 to December 2. By running in any of these race events, you are supporting nearly 600,000 men, women, children and seniors to earn, learn, and belong. Choose between the 1K Kids Run, 5K, or 10K races. Your packet will be mailed to the shipping address in your RunSignup profile. All participants will receive a medal.
Cost: From $22.50
Participants can run November 26 – 29, and choose from a 5K or 1 Mile fun run. Participants are encouraged to dress up and submit pictures for the costume contest! The BI Turkey Trot supports Helpline House’s commitment to support local households for a healthy and whole community. The first 300 registrations get a free Run the Tradition bandana. Register online, then pick-up your bandana at Wildernest at Bainbridge Island, WA while supplies last.
Cost: From $25
The 43rd Annual Dana Point Turkey Trot allows the opportunity to run the race at your own pace. Run your virtual race and “then stuff your face” with the Virtual Dana Point Turkey Trot. Choose from a 5K, 10K, 15K, or 1-Mile Gobble Wobble. A portion of registration fees will be donated to Family Assistance Ministries & Marine Corps League, and South Coast Detachment 022. Shirts and medals can be picked locally the weekend before Thanksgiving, or mailed to you (for an additional charge).