Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot
Teton County/Jackson Parks and Recreation Department is hosting the 23rd Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 5K Race on Thursday, November 26, 2015. The race starts and finishes at the Teton County/Jackson Recreation Center located at 155 East Gill Street in Jackson. Walkers will start at 8:45 a.m. Runners will start at 9:15 a.m. Register at the Teton County/Jackson Recreation Center or online until 3:00 pm November 25th.
Entry fee: $25.00 through Novmeber 25th. Race day registration is available at the recreation center from 7:15 -8:15 am, and costs $35.00. Entry fee includes a souvenir race t-shirt and post race refreshments.
The Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot Race course is open to traffic. Participants are expected to follow traffic laws and be aware of their surroundings and safety at all times. Officail race numbers are required to participate. Please leave bikes, skates, skateboards, scooters, and dogs at home. The use of headphones is discouraged at this race.
Youth ages 10 and under are invited to participate in the Lil' Gobblers event. Run with the costumed turkey on this short course in the rec. center parking lot. This event will begin once the 5K run/walk is finished. Registration is required and will take place on the day of hte event. This event is free of charge, but donations for the jackson Cupboard are encouraged.
Race volunteers are needed! Contact the front desk at 739-9025 for more information.
The 23rd Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot Race will be a collection site for the Jackson Cupboard. If you would like to make a voluntary donation, please bring non-perishable food to the Teton County/Jackson Recreation Center on race day.