Turkey Trot

Kickstart Your Thanksgiving at the Florida Turkey Trot at Nathan Benderson Park!

Join the Thanksgiving Tradition: Florida Turkey Trot

Start your Thanksgiving day on a high note! Join nearly 4,000 runners, joggers, and walkers for the annual Florida Turkey Trot presented by Publix. This event has quickly become a beloved Thanksgiving tradition the community and beyond.

Run, Jog, or Walk Your Way to Thanksgiving

The 5K run/walk kicks off bright and early at 8 a.m., following the Kids Dash at 7:15 a.m. Whether you’re a seasoned runner, a casual jogger, or prefer a leisurely walk, this event is perfect for everyone looking to add a dash of active fun to their Thanksgiving morning.

Race Perks and After-Race Party

All participants are rewarded for their efforts! You’ll receive a finisher medal and race shirt, and be treated to food and drinks at the after-race party. Celebrate your achievement and share in the Thanksgiving spirit with the rest of the community.

A Community Partnership for a Cause

This event is a proud partnership between Fit2Run and the Nathan Benderson Park Conservancy. Not only does the Turkey Trot encourage fitness and community spirit, but it also benefits worthy causes. Proceeds from the event support the Big Bill Foundation, named for former NBP Conservancy board chairman and legendary area businessman Bill Robinson, as well as the Nathan Benderson Park Conservancy.

Save the Date

Mark your calendars for Thanksgiving morning and prepare to join us for the Florida Turkey Trot. Let’s celebrate Thanksgiving together, promoting health, fitness, community spirit, and support for great causes!

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