Raleigh Turkey Trot

Raleigh, NC

2022 Raleigh Turkey Trot
The Triangle's favorite Thanksgiving morning event

It's back...  Just the way your remember it!

This year's race is capped at 2,500 runners.  Registration is more than 80% full.  Don't miss out!

Registration Price (includes a shirt until shirt sizes sell out):

  • 8K Race ($6 lower than last year!):
    • Through August 31:  $28
    • Sept 1 - Oct 31:  $33
    • Nov 1 - Nov 18:   $36
    • Nov 19 - Nov 23:  $40
    • Race Day Registration (if not sold out):  $50
  • Kids Dash (age 7 & Under):  $6  ( kids finisher's medals are sold out)

Family/Group RATE:  Registrations totaling $100 or more in a single order receive a 20% discount by using the promo code FriendsAndFamily.  Register the entire family all at once with the promo code and SAVE 20%.

2022 Race Shirts

The women's is a very nice Bella Canvas long-sleeve shirt in dark heather teal color.  The men's/unisex shirt is a Gildan "Ultra Cotton" heavyweight long-sleeve shirt in Texas orange (rust) color.


Parking for ALL race participants is at Meredith College.  Please use the Faircloth Rd entrance.  Note that 1 block of Ridge Rd from Wade Ave to Leonard St is CLOSED for the race start. 

- Driving on I-440:  Exit at Wade Avenue East (toward downtown Raleigh) then take 1st right onto Faircloth St.  Parking is on the right.
- Driving from Ridge Rd:  Ridge Rd does not connect to Wade due to road closure for the start.  Take Dixie Trail east.  Turn right onto Wade Ave then left onto Faircloth St.  Parkins is on the right.
- Drive from Hillsborough St:  Turn north on Faircloth St.  Parking is on the left.

Schedule of Events:
- Advanced Check-In:  Saturday 11/19 & Sunday 11/20 from 1-4 pm at Ridgewood Shopping Center.  You may pick up bibs for others or have a friend or family member pick up yours.
- Race Day: 
   o 6:30 AM  Parking opens at Meredith College opens
   o 6:45-8:15 AM  Race Day Check-In (outside Fleet Feet Sports)
   o 8:15 AM Gather for 8K on Ridge Road (between Wade Ave and Leonard)
   o 8:30 AM  8K Race start
   o 9:20 AM Awards Ceremony
   o 9:35 Kids gather near the Ridge Rd entrance to the shopping center.  Kids Dash starts as last runners finish.

Course Map:

Volunteers Needed:  Raleigh Turkey Trot benefits the National MS Society and volunteers receive MS Bike or MS Walk fundraising credit.  CLICK HERE to volunteer.

Advanced Check-In:  

Save time on Thanksgiving morning by attending advanced check-in on Sunday, November 20th from 1-5 pm in Ridgewood Shopping Center near Fleet Feet Sports.  

The Raleigh Turkey Trot is Presented by

The Raleigh Turkey Trot benefits the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.  You may make an additional donation to help fight MS as your register.  Thank you!
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When & Where

Nov 24, 2022


8:30 AM

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