Thanksgiving Day Nov. 28, 2019 — 9:00 AM Thiensville Village Park
5K Run/Walk Race & Kids’ 50-Meter Gobble Dash
(Race timing provided by: Tortoise & Hare Race Management)
The Junior Woman’s Club of Mequon-Thiensville (JWC-MT) is proud to host the 15th Annual 5K Turkey Trot & Gobble Gallop. The morning’s events include a chip timed 5K run/walk through the scenic Village of Thiensville and a FREE 50-meter dash for kids 12 & younger. Proceeds from this year’s event will help the following beneficiaries: Family Sharing, Frank L. Weyenberg Library, Interfaith Caregivers of Ozaukee County and Possibility Playground.
Thiensville Village Park: Start at intersection of Vernon and Riverview. Finish line will be outside of Thiensville Fire Station
REGISTRATION FEES: (A small fee will be added for online credit card processing)
$25.00 – Through Nov. 1st
$30.00 – Nov. 2nd through Nov. 27th
$35.00 Same Day Registration Thanksgiving morning (We will be accepting credit cards for in person registrations at packet pick-up on Wednesday as well as day of registrations on Thursday)
You can upgrade from a short sleeve to a long-sleeve t-shirt for an additional $10 if you register by 11/10/19.
Order your pom-pom Turkey Trot hat and Mila’s signature pumpkin cake roll when you register! Pick up your race bag at Village Park the day before the race from 12–4pm.
PACKET PICK-UP/REGISTRATION TIMES:
Wed, Nov.27th from 12:00pm-4:00pm at the Thiensville Village Park
Thursday, Nov 28th from 7:30am-8:45am at the Thiensville Village Park
RACE DAY SCHEDULE:
7:30am-8.45am — T-shirt/packet pick up and same day registration
9:00am — 5K Run/Walk begins
10:00am — Kids’ 50-Meter Gobble Dash Awards distributed once winners are determined
PARTICIPANT PERKS: All pre-registered runners and walkers will receive:
• 2019 Turkey Trot T-Shirt
• Complimentary refreshments throughout the morning (while supplies last).
• Day-of registrants will receive these perks while supplies last
We will be collecting non-perishable food donations for Family Sharing, as well as collecting new unwrapped toys on behalf of the Thiensville Police Department for for the Toys2Kids Toy Drive. Please remember to bring your donations. Bins for the donations will be located near the packet pick-up location in Village Park. Donations will be accepted on both Wednesday and Thursday. THANK YOU FOR YOUR TREMENDOUS 2018 DONATIONS – ADDITIONAL BINS WILL BE AVAILABLE THIS YEAR!! FREE – 50 Meter Gobble Gallop: Kids 12 & younger may participate in the FREE 50 Meter Gobble Gallop at 10am!
Strollers welcome; for everyone’s safety, please no earphones on the race course.
**If you can’t make it to the race but would like to support this cause, please send your donation to the Junior Woman’s Club of M-T P.O. Box 123, Thiensville, WI 53092 Online Registration at juniorsmt.org