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Drumstick Dash 10K/5K

November 24, 2022 · Los Angeles, CA

Distance: 10K, 5K, Kids Run


Drumstick Dash LA is LA’s Largest Thanksgiving 5k/10k run. Fun for all the family and serious runners alike – including a lot of freebies, a costume contest, awards and the satisfaction of supporting a worthy cause. Runners will receive a T-Shirt and the BIGGEST…best finishers medal yet!

This year the course will take runners and walkers through the NoHo Arts District, where participants will be greeted by cheering crowds and DJ’s pumping the tunes. All proceeds from this event will help Hope of the Valley provide over 500,000 hot meals for homeless men, women and children.

Costume Contest Awards

  • Best Adult Costume
  • Best Kids Costume
  • Best Group Costume

Fastest Runners Awards

  • Top Three Fastest 10K Runners (Separate Male and Female Categories) – Prizes awarded on Main Stage
  • Top Three Faster 5K Runners (Separate Male and Femail Categories) – Prizes awarded on Main Stage
  • Top Three Fastest Lil- Gobblers – Prizes awarded on Main Stage
  • Top Three Fastest in the following age groups in both 5k and 10k (Separate Male and Female Categories) – prizes awarded at the table adjacent to registration. 
    • 14 & Under; 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-74; 75-79; 80-84; 85 & Older
  • Top Three Fastest Unders 18 10K

Largest Group Award

Run as a team. The largest group will win the coveted Trevor the Turkey Champion Belt for display. Open to private groups, running clubs, business teams etc. . . . Just make sure to register with your team name when registering online.

Click here for registration information
pre-race course post-race