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Concord Turkey Trot
November 23 @ 7:30 am - 11:00 am$30
Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23, 2017
This family friendly event, along with the Acton Turkey Trot the following day, attracts over 1,000 runners combined. A portion of both these events benefit Open Table, Acton food Pantry, and area local youth running programs. Come on out with a super-fun attitude and your running shoes! Costumes are welcome! Walkers welcome!
The 5K Race, which starts at 8:30 AM sharp, starts and finishes at the Keyes Road parking lot in Concord Center and runs through the beautiful Minuteman National Park and over the historic Old North Bridge. The top-3 overall will win medals as well as the top-3 in 9 age groups from 12 & Under to 70+.
Participants who pre-register are guaranteed to receive an event T-shirt. Pre-registration is $30 and is available online or by mail (see the event website, http://www.onyourmarxracing.com/concordTT/concordTT.asp, for details). There is a cap of 1500 entrants, so register early.
Participants are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item to support the Open Table pantry.