The Great Turkey Escape

Thu November 23, 2023 Redding, CT 06896 US Directions



$35 8:30AM EST Price increases after October 31, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT

3/4 Mile

$25 8:00AM EST Registration ends November 23, 2023 at 7:45am EST

Virtual 5K or 1K

$25 8:00AM EST - 12:00PM EST Registration ends November 23, 2023 at 11:59pm EST

Race Day: November 23, 2023

We anticipate a sell out.

RACE DAY REGISTRATION Will NOT be available - register online before race sells out





Redding Community Center
37 Lonetown Rd
Redding, CT US 06896


The Great Turkey Escape 5K road race and 3/4 mile kids run.

We will spoil our runners with a long sleeve tech shirt, an embroidered winter beanie (hat), embroidered running gloves and a finisher's medal along with 3 deep 5 year age group awards. The race begins and ends at the Redding Community Center on Lonetown Rd (RT 107) and all proceeds will stay in Redding and be distributed to The RES PTA and The Joel Barlow Robotics Club.

Race Day Schedule



6:00pm - 8:00pm     Registration and bag pickup at Redding Community Center (37 Lonetown rd)



6:30am-8:00am:     Bag pickup at Redding Community Center (37 Lonetown rd)

8:00am:                   3/4 Mile Fun Run 

8:30am:                   5K Race 

9:15am:                   Awards

Race Contact Info

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The Great Turkey Escape

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Casey Energy
Deer Tick
Fairfield Bank
Georgetown Veterinary Hospital
Country Companion Veterinary Services
Amica Insurance
Redding Nursery
Santa Energy
Saving Bank of Danbury

Artic Point LLC
Caraluzzi's Market
Georgetown Martial Arts
Integration Intelligence LLC
Orangetheory Fitness
Susi Laura Massage Therapy

The Toy Room
The Allen Family
Wire Mill BBQ Saloon
Ridgefield Veterinary
The Network Support Company

Georgetown Package Store

The Pizzo's

2017 Drone Race Video

2021 Finisher's Magazine

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2022 Race Swag



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