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DPS Education Foundation Turkey Trot 2024

Thu November 28, 2024 Danville, VA 24540 US Directions


Children's Fun Run

$0 8:30AM EST - 8:45AM EST Registration Opens August 21, 2024 at 3:12pm EDT

5K Run

$30 9:00AM EST - 10:30AM EST Registration Opens August 26, 2024 at 3:12pm EDT

5K Walk

$30 9:00AM EST - 10:30AM EST Registration Opens October 1, 2024 at 9:47am EDT


302 River Park Drive
Danville, VA US 24540


Time to break out the turkey costumes and strap on your running shoes! 

The Danville Public Schools Education Foundation, in partnership with the Danville Otterbots and the Danville Running & Fitness Club, is having its third Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk and Children's Fun Run on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 28th! The event will start and end at American Legion Field, the home of the Danville Otterbots.

All proceeds go toward programs, initiatives, and scholarships for DPS students and teachers.

Times: Children's Fun Run - 8:30am; 5K Run/Walk - 9:00am

Course: The entire race will be along the beautiful Dan River on the Riverwalk Trail.

Entry Fee: Children's Fun Run (12 and under) - $0 (as long as an adult is registered for the 5K Run/Walk). 

5K Run/Walk - $30 to pre-register, $35 on race day. All area students 17 and under ($15, $20 on race day)

Packet pick-up: Available on race day beginning at 7:00am

Race Day Registration: Registration will begin at 7:00am on Thursday. Cash and check ONLY for race day registration.  Checks should be made payable to Danville Public Schools Education Foundation.

What's included: all race registrants will receive a long sleeve performance shirt.

Trophies and medals will be awarded

5k run and walk categories: 0-14, 15-19, every 10 years up to 69, 70 and over.

Let's burn some calories before the big meal!  

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