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Orange County Turkey Trot

November 24, 2021 · Irvine, CA

Distance: 5K, Kids Run

Run up your appetite in Irvine!  Join thousands of Turkey Trotters at Orange County’s Best Turkey Trot at Irvine Valley College. 

THERE IS AN AWESOME CUSTOM CAST FINISHER MEDAL awaiting ALL you!  Choices of designs when you finish. A great race bib.  And the perfect Turkey designed, fun event shirt. 

  •  7:30 am 1 Mile Turkey Dash and
  • 7:30 am Turkey Feast Combo 1 Mile and 5k
  • 8:00 am 5k Turkey Trot Race
  • 9:10 am Kids Gobble Wobble Races Start

Two New Race Choices!  Choose the best race for you and earn a custom finishers medal and slice of fresh pumpkin pie!
Run fast, jog, trot, walk, or enjoy a nice stroll on this flat scenic course.  A scrumptious SLICE OF PIE awaits you at the finish. Along with So Cal’s best custom cast finisher medal, you get an awesome shirt and CHIP TIMED.  Get your friends and family together and kick off the holidays together!   Guaranteed to be a picture perfect way to start celebrating THANKSGIVING DAY!

Run up a mini appetite with our family friendly 1 Mile or kick it up a notch with our 5k.  For those who plan to really indulge your can double down and enter our Turkey Feast Combo and run the 1 Mile and the 5k back to back!  This flat, friendly course is walker friendly and stroller ready.  Come out and see why it’s become a holiday tradition for thousands of people !

We’ll DECK out your Thanksgiving trimmings with:

*. Awesome Custom Cast Medals.
*. Soft Comfy event shirts for all.
*. Tasty pumpkin pie at the finish.
*. Custom Race bibs.
*  Chip timing by Itz About Time. 
*. Division awards for top three male and female in each age division. 5 year age spans from 10 & under to 80 & over!
*. Trophies for top three overall finishers male and female.
*. Holiday Expo to jump start your shopping.

1 Mile Turkey Dash:  7:30am Start.  This division is a fun run/ walk and non timed event.  This is great start for those who want a shorter distance to keep their whole tribe together.  It’s and out and back course so you’ll see everyone both directions!   If you gotta skip out quick then come on out for this one and earn some fast bling with a fantastic medal for everyone who finishes.

Holiday 5k:  8:00am Start.  This is open to all ages and takes place around the perimeter of the college campus.  It’s a speedy course that swings by citrus grove tree’s and some pumpkin patches!  it starts and finishes in the same spot so you won’t miss seeing your friends somewhere along the way! 

Turkey Feast Combo:  7:30am Start.  This is for the those who like extra helpings at Thanksgiving!  We love this challenge!  Each participant will start at 7:30 with the 1 mile race.  You’ll need to complete the 1 mile in 30 minutes so you’ll have time to line up for your second race, the 5k at 8am.  You’ll receive 1 shirt and two medals if you complete both races!  Rally up!  You may pick up your 1 mile medal after your 5k race so you don’t have to run with it!

Gobble Wobble Kids Event:  These kids races offer shorter distances if they don’t want to do the 5k.  9:15 A.M:  Diaper Dash – 50 yards (3 and under)
9:20 A.M:  Tot Trot  – 100 yards (4 to 5 years old)
9:25 A.M: Youth Race -1/4 Mile (6 to 10 years old)
9:28 A.M: Youth Race – Half Mile (11 to 12 years old)

 

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