The Charlotte Southpark Turkey Trot is one of the city’s most popular and longest-running events! It’s such a celebrated Thanksgiving tradition, the field has to be capped at 12,000 runners. Distances offered are 8K, 5K, 1-mile and 26.2-yard “Tot Trot.” There is also a costume contest, so you’ll see lots of Turkey feathers and pilgrims donning racing flats!
FROM THE RACE ORGANIZERS
Check out what the 28th Annual Charlotte SouthPark Turkey Trot has to offer! T-Shirts and medallions to 26.2 yd Tot Trot Participants (Youth size only) All Finishers in 1 Mile, 5K, and 8K will receive a unique Finisher’s Medallion All 5K participants will receive an official time (no awards offered in 5K) Costume Contest!!!! Special Awards to the best costumes! 2 Days for Registration and Packet Pick-up , Nov. 22 (Tues) from 1pm to 7pm and Nov. 23 (Wed) 11 am to 6pm , In the Race Headquarters Tent in the Southpark Mall Parking lot in front of Dicks Sporting Goods.
SouthPark Mall parking lot @ Barclay Downs and Carnegie
8k starts at 9;00 AM; 5k race starts at 9:30 AM.
INFO/REGISTRATION @ CHARLOTTE TURKEY TROT