Ridgewood Turkey Trot

Raleigh, NC

Work up an appetite for Thanksgiving Dinner and help fight Multiple Sclerosis at the Triangle area's favorite Thanksgiving event - the Ridgewood Turkey Trot.

Each year more than 3,000 people from 35+ states gather at Ridgewood Shopping Center in Raleigh on Thanksgiving morning for the Ridgewood Turkey Trot. The event includes an 8K Race plus a 100-yard Kids' Dash (age 7 & Under).  Kids can also decorate the finish chute with sidewalk chalk while the runners are out on the course!

New for 2017:  ALL 8K runners (timed race and untimed fun run) will receive a gender-specific long-sleeve tech shirt!

Registration Prices:
  • 8K Race:  Includes long-sleeve gender-specific tech shirt for those who register by Nov 17.
    • Through Sept 30:  $26
    • Oct 1-Oct 30:  $28
    • Nov 1-Nov 17:  $30
    • Nov 18-Nov 23:  $35
  • 8K Fun Run (untimed): $2 less than 8K Race.  Includes long-sleeve gender-specific tech shirt for those who register by Nov 17.
  • Kids Dash:
    • Through Nov 17:  $5
    • Nov 18-Nov 23:  $10
  • Labor Day Special:  Use the promo code LABOR17 and save 10% on registration from Aug 3 through Aug 8.
  • Family/Group RATE:  Registrations totaling $100 or more in a single order automatically receive a 10% discount by using the promo code FriendsAndFamily.  Register the entire family all at once with the promo code and SAVE!
The Ridgewood Turkey Trot benefits the National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Reasons to go ahead and register now:

  • The event SOLD OUT each of the past 6 years - don't miss out!
  • You know you're gonna do it, so register NOW to beat the registration price increases and save a lot!
  • Receive special Labor Day savings of 10% from Saturday Sept 3 - Friday Sept 8 using the promo code LABOR17
  • Be guaranteed a great long-sleeve tech shirt - shirts are only guaranteed through 11/17


  • Strollers and baby joggers are permitted, but we ask that you start toward the back and prioritize everyone's safety over time if you bring one.  
  • No dogs.  We love logs, too, but our insurance does not permit any dogs on the course.
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When & Where

Nov 23, 2017


8:00 AM

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