It isn’t the month of November without the annual Turkey Trots! If you’ve been thinking about signing up for a race, but aren’t looking for anything too serious, Turkey Trots are for you. Go at your own pace and soak up the crisp fall air before winter. It’s a fun and active way to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday on November 24 with friends, family, and the Hunterdon County community! Browse the list of races below to see what’s happening near you.
CEA Johanna Foods Turkey Trot
When: Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 24
Where: 71 Main Street, Flemington, New Jersey 08822
Run or walk through the streets of Flemington at this 30th annual Turkey Trot! Participate in the 5k or the 2-mile walk with friends and family this holiday to help raise money for CEA’s employment programs that benefit individuals with disabilities. The trot can also be taken virtually from November 24 to December 2. Register here!
Spirited Participants in the CEA Turkey Trot
Photo Credit: CEA-NJ
River Valley Realty Two Town Turkey Trot
When: Thanksgiving Day
Where: 11 Bridge Street, Lambertville, Nj 08530
Join in on the 7th annual Two Town Turkey Trot this holiday! Try saying that five times fast. Either participate in the 5k run or the 1-mile walk while enjoying the beautiful scenery of Lambertville and New Hope along the Delaware River. Run a race in two states for the price of one! Register here by November 18!
Tom O’Reilly Turkey Trot 5k
When: Sunday, November 27
Where: Colonial Park
156 Mettlers Road, Somerset, Nj 08873
Experience the third annual Tom O’Reilly Turkey Trot after your Thanksgiving feast benefitting the Raritan Valley Road Runners. All participants registered by November 6 will receive a race t-shirt and awards will be given out at the end of the race. Register here for a fun race to burn off the turkey!
Festive Turkey Trot Poster & Participants
Photo Credit: Raritan Valley Road Runners and Run Sign Up