Are There Any Thanksgiving 2017 Fun Runs near Concord, CA?

By Product Expert | Posted in Local on Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 5:35 pm
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Thanksgiving Events in Concord, CA

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and for those looking to burn a few calories before the feast begins, the Concord-area offers a couple of fun runs allowing residents to raise money for local causes before a day of gorging on turkey and stuffing. Check out two events taking place Thanksgiving day near Concord.


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Concord Turkey Trot | Concord, CA

The third-annual Concord Turkey Trot takes place at Todos Santos Park in Downtown Concord on Thursday, November 23. The event is presented by Calvary Temple Church, with proceeds benefiting Compassion Outreach.

The Concord Turkey Trot is limited to 1500 participants and includes a 5k and 10k run and walk, as well as a free Kids Dash for children under the age of 10. Packet pick up will begin at 6:45 a.m. on race day. The 10k run begins at 8 a.m. with the 5k run and walk beginning at 8:10 a.m. Prizes will be given to the top overall male and female finisher, as well as the top three finishers in each age group.

Click on the link above to register or learn more about the Concord Turkey Trot!

 

Forma Gym Turkey Trot | Walnut Creek, CA

The Forma Gym Turkey Trot 2017 takes place at Civic Park (1375 Civic Drive, Downtown Walnut Creek) on Thursday, November 23.

On the day of the race, runners’ registration and packet pick up will run from 6:30-7:30 a.m. At 8 a.m., with the first group of 5k runners beginning at 8:10 a.m. At 9:30 a.m. the costume contest begins, followed by the Kids Race at 10 a.m. and the Kids’ 100-yd. dash at 10:20 a.m.  the 10k race begins. The race and all other events will conclude at 11 a.m. Awards are given to the top overall male and female finisher, as well as the top three finishers in each age group.

Click on the link above to register or learn more about the Forma Gym Turkey Trot!


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