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12th Annual - Trot the Manor - Thanksgiving 2023

Thu November 23, 2023 Chatham, NJ 07928 US Directions


5k Run

9:00AM EST - 10:00AM EST

1 Mile Fun Run

8:30AM EST - 9:00AM EST

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


Jackson and Rowan Rd
Chatham, NJ US 07928


12th Annual "Trot the Manor" Thanksgiving Day Tradition 

When and where?

  • Thanksgiving Morning
    • 7:30AM -Onsite Check-in/Breakfast 
    • 8:30AM- 1 Mile Fun Run 
    • 9:00AM- 5K Race
  • Corner of Jackson & Rowan Rd, Chatham, NJ 

Yes!  It's a Fundraiser!

  • Proceeds to benefit the Chatham Borough Fire Department and other local first responders! 

How do I Register?

  • It's Easy!  Registration via runsignup and/or website 

Will I get Shirt? 

  • The first 500 registrations will be guaranteed a shirt (sizes cannot be guaranteed) 
  • Shirts distributed at Art with Heart, 134 Roosevelt Ave Chatham, NJ, 201-787-7014
    •  Pick up Wednesday, November 22nd 4-6PM. 
    • Any unclaimed shirts not picked up by December 1st will be donated.  


  • $25 for 5K/ $20 for 1 Mile Fun Run 
  • $30 for race day registration  

What's NEW this year? 

  • We are selling “Trot" hats. We only have 50 hats so order now! Hats are not offered as a substitute for shirt giveaways. 

Trot the Manor Food Drive: 

  • Our junior Trot the Manor committee members committed to help this effort and partnering with Chatham United Methodist Church.  CUMC has been providing local residents in need with nonperishable food items on a weekly basis, and they are in constant need of restocking.  
  • In the spirit of Thanksgiving and all it stands for lets help others feel thankful by giving them something they very much need. 
    • You can help by dropping the following items: Non-Perishable Food, Toiletries, Diapers and Wipes
    • Please drop off non-perishable food items to 24 Jackson Ave, Chatham, NJ by Wednesday, November 22nd 

Follow us on social media

  • Please submit your favorite picture to be posted and we will select and post "pictures from race day" 
  • Send pictures to the following email:  


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