Join us for the annual 2018 Phoenix Turkey Trot on Thursday, November 22nd in Downtown Phoenix.

Wesley Bolin Plaza is proud to be the host venue again for this year's Phoenix Turkey Trot (formally known as Life Time Turkey Day). This family friendly race features 5K/10K scenic routes through downtown Phoenix with no out and backs. There will also be a tot trot for the littlest members of your family and a 1 mile gobble dash for those that want something shorter on Thanksgiving morning.  Back by popular demand...the Pumpkin Pie and Cranberry Course aid stations!

Register & Receive:

Register for the 2018 Phoenix Turkey Trot and receive the following:

  • Limited edition long-sleeve race shirt 
  • Post-race food and hot beverages
  • Access to the Finish Festival
  • Free photos with Turkey Tom
  • Youth-size t-shirt for the Tot Trot


Top finishers by age will be awarded Slices of pumpkin pie for extra bragging rights at Thanksgiving dinner.


Can't Race?  Volunteer - Click here and sign up to help out on Race Day

Costume Contest:

Don’t forget to dress up for a chance to win awards for the best costume! Categories will be as follows:

  • Best dressed turkey
  • Most creative 
  • Best dressed family 
  • Best dressed couple
  • Best dressed team of (10 or more to qualify)


Packet Pick-up

Optional packet pick-up locations and times for all race distances:

Monday, November 19th 4pm - 7pm:  Life Time Fitness Scottsdale (6850 E. Chauncey Ln., Phoenix, 85054)

Tuesday, November 20th 10am - 7pm:  Sole Sports Scottsdale (7001 N. Scottsdale Rd. #170, Scottsdale, 85253)

Wednesday, November 21st 10am - 6pm:  Sole Sports Tempe (1006 E. Warner Rd. #104, Tempe, 85284)

You will receive your race packet that includes your race bib(s) and your race shirt(s).

**We highly recommend you pick up your race packet early.  You can pick-up for others.                                                                 On-site registration will be available.


Race Day Schedule:

6:00am - 7:30am:  Race-day registration and packet pick-up

7:30am:  1-mile Gobbler Dash starts (parents and kids 12 and under)

8:00am:  10K starts

8:30am:  5K starts

9:30am:  Tot Trot

Thank you for continuing to make this race your Thanksgiving tradition. 

5K Run & Walk

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10K Run

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1 Mile Dash & Tot Trot