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Turkey Strut 5K

Sat November 18, 2023 Nicholasville, KY 40356 US Directions
Kickoff Thanksgiving Week in Healthy Fashion at this 39th Annual Race!


5K Run/Walk

9:00AM EST

Race Volunteer

7:30AM EST - 10:30AM EST


Nicholasville City/County Park Fairgrounds
402 Park Drive
Nicholasville, KY US 40356


Join us for the 39th Annual Turkey Strut 5K on Saturday, November 18th at 9:00am in Nicholasville as we kick off Thanksgiving Week in healthy fashion.


  • Paved course through Nicholasville
  • Commemorative race sweatshirts (While they last!)
  • 5K in person and virtual option
  • Overall Top 3 M/F and Top 3 M/F Age Group Awards (0-13, 14-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 5-69, 70-74, 75-79 and 80+
  • Music, food and fellowship for our post race celebration
  • Timing by RaceRise

Proceeds/donations will benefit the Jessamine County Food Pantry.  We will sponsor a non-perishable food drive in conjunction with the race.

PACKET PICKUP - Packet pickup will be on race day (Saturday, November 18th) from 7:45-9:00am at the Ag Extension Building at City/County Park.

FORM A TEAM - We've added Social Teams this year!  Form a team and invite your friends, family and coworkers to join you.  The more the merrier.  We'll have a prize for the largest Social Team.


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Family Friendly Fun!

Turkey Strut 5K --- Purple Sweatshirts For All!


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