34TH Annual 5 Miler & PracticeHard Mile

What's the Turkey Trot all about?


It's an NJ holiday tradition!
Held annually on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, the Turkey Trot is not only a great distance run for seasoned athletes, but the perfect first time event for weekend warriors or a healthy day out for families.


Burn that Thanksgiving meal off in a hurry!

Where is it?


The race is held annually at Tamaques Park in Westfield, NJ. (Lamberts Mill Road)

When is it?

Always the Saturday after Thanksgiving...
The 1M will start at 10:30 AM

The 5M will start at 11:15 AM


What do I get?


NEW: Free photo downloads by

   Jen Hinger Photography!

Specialty tee (5M) and T-shirts (1M)

Hot Soup, Bagels, and more!
Wheel of Chance token for prizes
Face Painting
Bag check available
Residential 5M course w/ mile clocks
5M overall & 5-yr age group awards
USATF-NJ 500 pt Grand Prix event


PracticeHard Mile: closed park course       with scoring, timing, and overall and       age group awards

2020 Packet Pick-Up:

Registration is by cash or check only on Fri/Sat ($33-5M, $15-1M; checks to Sports A/R); download entry form here.

FRIDAY packet-pick-up and new registration is available TBD at

               Squarejack Group-work Space: 253 W. Westfield Ave., Roselle Park, NJ 07204
              Cash or check only please. ($33 - 5M, $15 - 1M)

SATURDAY on-site registration opens at 9 a.m. at Tamaques Park on 11/30.