Thu November 28, 2019 Bakersfield, CA US 93311 Directions
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5k Run

$45 $30 8:00AM PST Price increases after August 31, 2019 at 11:59pm PDT

2k Walk (Not Timed)

$45 $30 8:00AM PST Price increases after August 31, 2019 at 11:59pm PDT

Virtual Run

$50 $35 Price increases after August 31, 2019 at 11:59pm PDT
Discount & Lower Processing Fees

Holiday Run Series

10% Discount Per Event
Description

Start Thanksgiving Day off by starting or continuing a family tradition at the 2nd annual Bakersfield Turkey Day Run -  the mother of all Turkey Trots - Thanksgiving morning!  

Turkey Day Run Fun

Before the big games, the big meal, the parades and the pies, why not get in a little exercise with family and friends. Make this event your Thanksgiving Day tradition that the whole family will enjoy, with plenty of free parking, costume and largest family contest, Timed 5k or Fun 2k Walk and great amenities such as:

Long Sleeve Thanksgiving theme shirts!
4" personal PIE for every Finisher!
Awards!
  Largest Family
  Best Costume
  Age Group Winners
Music

Age based pricing of $20 for ages 9 and under automatically applied during registration!  
Strollers are welcome but for the safety of all please no pets.


All Donations benefit: Bakersfield's CAPK Food Bank.  

 

Schedule

Packet Pickup will be held at:
Sole 2 Soul
9000 Ming Ave, Bakersfield
Wednesday Nov 27th
2-6pm

Or if unable to attend you can pickup morning of event starting at 7am.

Age group awards for our timed 5k:
10 and Under
11 - 19
20 - 29
30 - 39
40 - 49
50 - 59
60 - 69
70 and over

No Race Day Registration!

Place
The Park at River Walk
11298 Stockdale
Bakersfield, CA US 93311
Race Contact Info

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RaceJoy

Free Live Tracking and Progress Alerts on Race Day!
(Race organizers are providing this as an included service.)

Make sure you download the RaceJoy mobile app for live phone tracking at the Bakersfield Turkey Day Run.

Carry your phone and use RaceJoy to add to your race experience with these key features:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive GPS-based progress alerts at mile points on the course for current pace and estimated finish time.
  • Post to your Facebook and Twitter walls.
  • Have friends and family track your performance.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Supporting spectators can track your blue dot moving along the course from home or at the race site.
  • NearMe proximity alerts notify spectators when you are drawing near.
  • Find each other using RaceJoy’s MeetUp tool.

Send-a-Cheer

  • Receive fun, motivational audio cheers from your supporting fans.
  • Start sending cheers to others doing the race at any time.

The Bakersfield Turkey Day Run is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

Note:
- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy
Course Map

The Bakersfield Turkey Day Run has a course map available.

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