Running of the Turkeys

Sun November 1 - Thu November 26, 2020 Greensboro, NC 27455 US Directions
In Person!

5k Run/Walk

$40 11/26 9:15AM EST
92 spots left.

A real, live chip-timed race in Greensboro, NC on Thanksgiving Day with overall and age group awards. The Country Park tradition continues.
In Person!

Family Fun Walk & Run

$25 11/26 8:30AM EST
10 spots left.

Come on out, bring the pooch, burn a few calories, and have a great family tradition before heading to the feast!

5K - Virtual

$33 Run with the Turkeys anywhere and still get the same cool hooded T-shirt and turkey hat. Start or continue your tradition of burning off that delicious Thanksgiving food!

Family Fun Walk & Run - Virtual

$30 Wherever you are, burn a few calories, and have a great family tradition before heading to the feast!
3802 Jaycee Park Drive
Greensboro, NC US 27455

The Running of the Turkeys 5k is your Thanksgiving Day tradition!! Participate LIVE or VIRTUAL!
All participants get a cool turkey hat and 5k runners get an awesome blend long sleeve hooded t-shirt.  Additional shirts are available for purchase.
The live event is at Greensboro's Country Park. Limited to 500 participants. Bring the whole family and the pups. Pet-friendly and strollers are welcome!

Running of the Turkeys VIRTUAL.
You get ALL the goodies the LIVE participants receive (shirt + hat) shipped to your door! Register by Nov 18 to receive before Thanksgiving!
BONUS SAVINGS to ALL when you form a team! Free to create and join a team with registration. 5 Team members and each participant get a $5 refund! Prizes to the largest team!

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Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Running of the Turkeys.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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