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Tallahassee Turkey Trot 2017

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Southwood Office Complex

4055 Esplanade Way

Tallahassee, FL 32311

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Date:

Thanksgiving Day, November 23, 2017

Time:

The Turkey Gobbler, a great race for kids and walkers, is a 1 mile fun run or walk that starts at 8:00 a.m.

The 5K, 10K and 15K races start at 8:30 a.m.

Place:

All races start and finish at 4055 Esplanade Way, SouthWood State Office Complex

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Parking:

Please carpool if possible. There are three main parking lots. The easiest to access is located in front of the Department of Revenue buildings. This lot is on the west side of Capital Circle between Merchants Row and Shumard Oak. Please be careful when crossing Capital Circle. The second lot is on the east side of Captial Circle, also between Merchants Row and Shumard Oak. You can access it from either end, but plan to arrive early. The lines to enter the lots grow as the start time approaches. The third lot is south of Shumard Oak. It is the first lot on the right if you turn onto Shumard Oak from Capital Circle. IF there is a line at Merchants Row, then continue through to Shumard Oak. The Northside Kiwanis Club has been helping runners get parked for more than 13 years, so please thank them for their help on race day! You can find more, including a map, at parking.

Packet Pickup:

Participants may pick up packets at the Turkey Trot Festival on November 19 (1:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.) at Cascades Park. After that packets my be picked up at Capital City Runners, 1817 Thomasville Road, Nov. 20-21 (10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.) and Nov 22 (10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.). Race Day Registraion and Packet Pickup is available from 6:45 until 7:30 in front of Crosby's Cafe on Esplanade Way. Early registration and packet pickup are strongly encouraged to assure you get a Turkey Trot Shirt and don't get caught in line as the runners take off.

Turkey Trot Training Group

If you want to be ready to go on Thanksgiving, be a part of our Turkey Trot Training Group. It is eight weeks of running fun beginning (TBA) and finishing (TBA). Check out the Training Group for more information.

Three Great Causes to Support

For many years now, Turkey Trot has raised major funds for The Refuge House, The Shelter and the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Big Bend. We also have kept race entry fees low, including great discounts for families. The best gift you can give is just to join us on Thanksgiving Day for your favorite race distance. But for those who want to do a little more for our three charities they can become a Turkey Trot Hero by making a donation for one or more of these worthy entities. Your entire donation will go directly to the group(s) you designate.

Turkey Trot Hero

If you want to contribute to one of our great causes it is as simple as entering an amount next to the Turkey Trot Heroes line on the Eventbrite registration page. You can donate as much as you want, but if you donate a minimum of $30 (Hero designation) you will receive a commemorative gift recognizing your generosity. If you donate $50 or more you will receive a Turkey Trot Super Hero designation and will receive two commemorative gifts. If you want to register for the race as well, then you can choose one of the registration categories above the Turkey Trot Hero or Super Hero designation. All heroes will receive a gold star designation on their race bibs.

For more information including a look at the courses, check our website.



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