Lansing Turkey Trot

Thu November 26, 2020 Lansing, MI US 48933 Directions
Thanksgiving morning tradition!

5k Run/Walk

$25 9:00AM EST Price increases after November 19, 2020 at 11:59pm EST
500 N Grand Ave
Lansing, MI US 48933

20th annual Lansing Turkey Trot - A Thanksgiving morning tradition! Start Time 9 AM

This race is put on by the Michigan Running Foundation with proceeds supporting youth running in Michigan. In 2019 over $70K in grants were given. This is a fantastic 5k on Thanksgiving morning that the entire family will love. Runners and Walkers of all abilities are welcome! 

Pricing now until 11/19 at 11:59 pm: Individual Entry Fee $25. Under age 18 - $20. Family of 3 or more Entry Fee $20/person (all participants must sign up at the same time). Register by end of day Thursday, 11/19 to be guaranteed a shirt.  Shirts are not guaranteed after the 19th and available as supplies last. The shirts are VERY popular so we suggest registering early to secure one!

Pricing 11/20 to11/25 at 11:59 PM- $30 no age based pricing and no family discounts.  No shirt guarantee, available as supplies last. 

Pricing race day Thursday 11/26 entry fee $35 - no shirt guarantee, no age based pricing and no family discounts.

Course: Scenic accurate and fast 5k through Downtown Lansing passing the State Capitol Christmas Tree.  Clocks at the mile marks.

Timing mats at start and finish: The runners time will not start until they cross the mats at the start so everyone's time will be accurate. Disposable chips in the bib.

Awards: Overall, Master and Grand Maser Champion. Medals to top 3 places in each age group, male and female. Age Groups: 10 & under, 11-12, 13-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & up

Packet pick up and registration: At Playmakers, Tuesday 11/24 and Wednesday 11/25 from 10 am to 8 pm. Registration: $30 no shirt guarantee or family discount.

Race day registration ($35 no shirt guarantee or family discount) and packet pickup starts at 7:30 am.  LCC Commons on the first floor.


Register by Thursday, November 19th at 11:59 pm to be guaranteed a t-shirt. Adult and youth sizes available.

Long sleeve Gildan 50/50 blend t-shirt.  2020 t-shirt color will be announced in the Fall of 2020!


Course Map

Accurate 5k

Clocks at the 1 and 2 mile mark provided by Playmakers.

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