Get a healthy start to the holidays with Parker Recreation’s Turkey Day 5K and Kick off a happy Thanksgiving with friends, family, and a great workout!
Come and celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday while getting a workout! The course for runners is a loop through the community, while the walkers’ course is an out-and-back on Cherry Creek Regional Trail.
A scaled-down version of the Town of Parker’s 5K race series, this non-sanctioned event is unofficially timed, however, all participants will receive a giveaway and chance to win prizes.
Part of the Parker Parks and Recreation Run Series, this fun community event is not timed. The first 2,000 registered participants will receive a commemorative knit beanie. All registered participants have the chance to win prizes. Strollers are welcome but for safety reasons, please leave dogs, bikes, and scooters at home.
Turkey Trot November 25, 2021
|Date: Nov. 25, 2021|
Start Time: 8-8:15 a.m.; based on mile time
Location: Parker Recreation Center, 17301 E. Lincoln Ave.
5K Cost: $30
Registration for this year’s event will be limited to 1,000 participants. Registration closes Nov. 24 at noon; if space allows, event-day registration is available for an additional $10 per person.
Part of the Parks and Recreation Run Series, this fun community event is not timed. Registered participants will receive commemorative fleece mittens, race bib and hot cocoa, cider or coffee.
The course map will be posted soon.
Race Packet Pickup
Packet pick up will be available at Parker RNK Running & Walking, 13019 S. Parker Rd., Nov. 19 through 24 during regular business hours or at the event beginning at 7 a.m.
Volunteer opportunities are available. Visit www.VolunteerConnectDC.org and choose Town of Parker as your organization.
Additional Event and Sponsorship Information
Register here. This event is held rain, snow or shine. Refunds will not be issued. Strollers are welcome but for safety reasons, please leave dogs, bikes and scooters at home. Parking is limited, please carpool. Any proceeds from the event will benefit the Town of Parker Scholarship Program, which helps Parker families and/or individuals with limited financial resources participate in Town Recreation programs and facilities. For event registration questions, please email Sarah Armsbury at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 303.805.3273. For sponsorship information, please email Jaime Vollertsen at email@example.com or call 303.805.3267.
Share your photos from the event on Facebook and Instagram using #ParkerRec and #ParkerTurkeyDay5K! Don’t forget to tag us @ParkerRec. Enjoy photos from past events on the Parks and Recreation Facebook page.
View the video to see how much fun this event is.
17301 E. Lincoln Ave.
Parker, CO 80134
Don’t forget Thanksgiving weekend kicks off the holiday season in downtown Parker.