Warm up your Thanksgiving appetite with the Turkey Day 5K! Since 1989, the TD5K has brought family and friends together to start the day in a healthy way. Join runners, joggers and walkers for a morning of fun.
The race day venue will be in the south parking lot of the Wesley Bolin Plaza. Here you will find race day registration, bib pickup for pre-registered athletes, our official food bank taking donation, awards tent and post race food.
Like the temperature of your bird in the oven, the price increases the closer we come to Thanksgiving dinner, so register today for Turkey Day 5K 2013 to receive best pricing!
|Category||Nov 23 - Feb 1||Feb 2 - Aug 1||Aug 2 - Oct 1||Oct 2 - Nov 22||Nov 23 - Nov 28|
|Life Time Member||$20||$25||$30||$34||$49|
|Youth 5K (17 & under)||$20||$20||$20||$20||$20|
Date: November 28, 2013
Time: 8 a.m.
Location: Downtown Phoenix
Personalized race bibs available! Create a custom, 12-character name or message on your 2013 Turkey Day race bib. Offer expires September 2, so register today!
Enjoy a scenic, flat 5K course with your family and friends! The course was designed to let runners experience downtown Phoenix in a unique, unhurried way. The TD5K starts at Wesley Bolin Plaza on Jefferson heading east to 3rd Avenue, north to McKinley, then south back to Washington via 4th Avenue. The spectacular stretch into the finish line offers a picturesque backdrop highlighted with the state capitol building. Join us and prepare your appetite for Thanksgiving dinner!
Strollers are allowed, but must line up behind individual runners and walkers. Music players with headphones are allowed.
6 a.m. – 7:40 a.m. Race day registrationi and packet pickup
8 a.m. 5K starts
Kids Turkey Day Area
We will have a Kids Turkey Day Area where young ones can enjoy Thanksgiving activities such as face painting, pictures with the turkey, etc. We are also holding a “Catch the Turkey” contest. We will have a male and female runner dressed up in a Turkey Day costume. There will be an award for both the female and male who can catch/pass their gender-specific turkey.
Event parking is located behind the Capitol between 18th and 19th Avenue and Washington and Jefferson.