Raleigh Turkey Trot @ Ridgewood

Raleigh, NC

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

Each year more than 3,000 people from 30+ states gather on Thanksgiving morning for the Raleigh Turkey Trot @ Ridgewood.

The race takes place at at Ridgewood Shopping Center at Wade Avenue and Ridge Road in Raleigh.

Packet pickup will be held on Saturday 11/23 and Sunday 11/24 from noon - 5 pm in Ridgewood Shopping Center. 

Can't make it to packet pickup the weekend before the race?  Have a friend or family member pick up your packet.

The event includes an 8K Race/Run 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 2019: After 10 years, we are retiring our turkey and introducing our NEW turkey on our 2019 long-sleeve gender-specific tech shirt!  Watch for details.  We have had men and women try on the shirt, and they indicate that they fit true-to-size.  You should have good luck ordering the size t-shirt you usually wear.  We have ordered 3,000 shirts.  Once your style/size is sold out, we cannot reorder. Register early to ensure that you get your choice of style/size.

Reasons to go ahead and register now:

  • The event SOLD OUT each of the past 8 years!
  • The shirts will sell out - be sure to register in time to get your preferred style/size!
  • Get the best registration price - fees go up as we get closer to Thanksgiving.
  • You'll be helping fight Multiple Sclerosis by contributing to our race charity, the National MS Society.

Registration Prices:
  • 8K Race:  Includes our amazing NEW long-sleeve gender-specific tech shirt until your style/size has sold out.  (We cannot re-order these shirts.)
    • Through August 31:  $28
    • Sept1 - Oct 31:  $30
    • Nov 1 - Nov 16:  $34
    • Nov 17 - Nov 27:  $36 (or until regular registration fills)
    • Charity slots (after regular registration fills):  $50
    • Race Day Charity Slots:  $60
  • Kids Dash:
    • Through Oct 31:  $5
    • Nov 1-Nov 27:  $7
    • Race Day:  $10
    • NOTE:  Kids Race does not fill.  Even when registrations close for the 8K, kids can still be registered.
  • Family/Group RATE:  Registrations totaling $100 or more in a single order automatically receive a 15% discount by using the promo code FriendsAndFamily.  Register the entire family all at once with the promo code and SAVE 15%.

Race Day Parking is a Meredith College just across the street from Ridgewood Shopping Center.  Please enter from Faircloth Rd.

The Ridgewood Turkey Trot benefits the National Multiple Sclerosis Society

 

   

Restrictions:
  • Strollers and baby joggers are not permitted for insurance reasons.  
  • No dogs.  We love logs, too, but our insurance does not permit any dogs on the course.
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Nov 28, 2019

Thursday

8:00 AM

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