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Santa Rosa Turkey Trot

Thanksgiving Day, November 23, 2023 Santa Rosa, CA 95404 US


Run in under 40 minutes

FAST Turkey

$40 $35 8:00AM PST - 10:30AM PST Run the race in under 40 minutes
Fast, slow, as long as you like

Festive 5k

$40 $35 8:40AM PST - 10:30AM PST The Festivus for the rest of us!
A Short Run around The Square

Tiny Turkey - .5K Children (Under 5 Years Old)

$0 9:00AM PST - 10:30AM PST A quick run around Old Courthouse Square
Open to ages 1 - 5.


Old Courthouse Square
Santa Rosa, CA US 95404


Join us on Thanksgiving Day for the 2023 running of the Santa Rosa Turkey Trot! Once again, we will gather at Old Courthouse Square in Santa Rosa on the one day that it's totally quiet there. The course is a flat, out-and-back on the Memorial Greenway and is split into three races, so we all can cheer each other on:

  • The FAST Turkey 5k is a race designed for people who will finish in under 40 minutes. Fast! This race starts at 8am. Finish with the cheering crowd!
  • The Festive 5k, is a race for the rest of us. This race starts at 8:30. Finish with a smile on your face!
  • The TINY Turkey is a short run around the lawn at Old Courthouse Square.  Finish with your family beaming at you!

The race start times are:

  • The FAST Turkey 5k start at 8am
  • The Festive 5k, starts at 8:40am
  • The TINY Turkey starts at 9am

Also! Everyone who takes part in the Santa Rosa Turkey Trot is encouraged to take part in the Rockstar Challenge. between Halloween and Cyber Monday. This is a totally free challenge to do good things in your community:

  • The Rockstar Challenge encourages you to do 10 good deeds in your community We offer you ideas on things to do. Most are very simple. Track them here at and join the leaderboard of Do-Gooders! Do 10 and receive a Santa Rosa Rockstar badge. 
  • This is a great activity for the whole family and for groups of young people interested in making the world a better place.
  • Rockstar Challenge is FREE but if you want to run in the race, you still need to register to run! 

Santa Rosa Turkey Trot is a Scena Performance event. 

Bib/Shirt Pickup

You can pick up your shirt and bib at three different times:

  • Tuesday, November 21 Fleet Feet Santa Rosa, 720 Third Street, Santa Rosa  10am - 6pm
  • Wednesday, November 22 Fleet Feet Santa Rosa, 720 Third Street, Santa Rosa 10am - 5pm 
  • Thursday, November 23 6:30- 8:30am at the Start/Finish, Old Courthouse Square (directions - see our note about parking in Garage 12 on race morning.)

You're welcome to pickup for friends and family. Bring your post-race email to speed things up, but don't worry if you don't have it. We can take you however you are!

Course Map

The Santa Rosa Turkey Trot starts near the corner of Third Street at the Old Courthouse Square and races a out-and-back along the Santa Rosa Greenway.

Race Contact Info

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