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Rockford Thanksgiving Turkey Trot

Thu November 23, 2017
Location: Rockford, IL US 61108 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Event Time Price Details
Rockford Turkey Trot
9:00AM CST
Rockford Turkey Trot- Family of 3 or more
9:00AM CST
Rockford Turkey Trot- Volunteer
6:00AM CST - 12:00PM CST
Aldeen Park- 623 N. Alpine
Rockford, IL US 61108

Join us for 'Rockford Road Runners' Oldest Race'. This family-friendly trail run/walk is approximately a 5k distance. Participants guess their time; no timepieces allowed. Finish closest to your predicted time to win Thanksgiving turkeys or pies- Must be present to receive awards.  Signup early this race has sold out the past five years and is limited to first 800 participants.

CHIP timing by Tri-3 Events, a new course,  optional Turkey Trot Hoodie can be ordered, always lots of fun.

NOTE ALL Participants WILL  start at 9:00am.  There is no early start.  We will again at some undisclosed point in the race offer a short cut to the finish for walkers or those who have had quite enough of going over the hills and through the woods. 

Bib and pre-ordered Turkey Trot Hoodie sweatshirt pickup will only be available on race day 630-830am.

Volunteer signup also online.

Race Day Registration

Available at Aldeen Park from 6:30am - 8:30am promptly - Race day registration $15 individuals, $40 family (3 or more entries).  We encourage early sign up as this race has sold out the past three years.


Pre-order Turkey Trot Hoodie sweatshirt by **11/14/2017 **

Pre-order Turkey Trot Hoodie sweatshirt by 11/14/2017



Donations - Only cash donations this year for the food pantry!

We hope that all participants will consider adding a little donation to one of our three charities; Rock River Valley Food Pantry, Rockford Wildcats, and Annie's Locker.  All three provide ongoing services throughout the area helping to make our community a great place to live.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.rockfordroadrunners.org/turkey-trot.html.

Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at
Family Signup

To Signup your family (immediate family are members of your family living at home or your college students) as a group and receive the "Family Discount" just keep adding your participants, when you proceed to checkout the Family Discount will be applied.