Date: Thanksgiving morning ~ Thursday, November 27, 2014
Time: Race starts at 8:00 a.m.
Location: Downtown Woodland ~ Start and finish in historic Heritage Plaza located at 600 Main Street
Distance: 5K run and walk
Online, click here, until Monday, November 24 at 12 p.m.
At Yolo Food Bank office: 1244 Fortna Avenue, Woodland, CA 95776
By Mail click here to download registration form for mailing to: Yolo Food Bank, 1244 Fortna Avenue, Woodland, CA 95776
Registration Fees This $30 registration fee can provide enough food for 81 meals!
Adults 13 & up, through November 7 ~ $30
Adults 13 & up, November 8 through race day ~ $35
Ages 6-12, now through race day ~ $15
Ages 5 & under ~ Free
Please note: There is a small "convenience" fee for online registration. This fee covers the costs associated with using credit/debit cards and online processing. We strive to keep the fees as low as possible. We also offer entry by mail and in person at the Yolo Food Bank office in Woodland, as well as at Heritage Plaza on race day and the afternoon before the race.
Packet pick up
Wednesday, November 26, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thanksgiving morning starting at 7:00 a.m.
BOTH dates pick up at Heritage Plaza in Woodland
Timing: BuzzWord Productions ~ Disposable timing chips for better accuracy
Event T-shirt included with registration ~ size guaranteed if registered by November 7. NEW!Choice of ladies or mens t-shirt
Post race refreshments and awards ceremony
NEW!Awards for both men and women top race finishers and for individual age groups 13 to 80+ years old
NEW! Certified Race Course!
Other Fun Details
Prizes for largest registered team, best dressed team, best dressed individual, and best dressed kid. Prizes for 2 NEWsurprise categories ~ judged by Yolo County VIPs.
Runners / walkers are encouraged to bring frozen turkeys and canned foods for donation on race day.
Donations are gratefully accepted even if you can't participate - give today.
Donations of canned food and frozen turkeys will be accepted at the event.
Find out how you can lend a hand here.We're recruiting 150+ volunteers to help plan, organize and run race day activities!
Join the pre-race planning committee and help plan the event, and watch it progress to the end!
Thank you for supporting the 6th Annual Running of the Turkeys! You helped set a record with 697 registrants for 2013! Can you believe our first year we had 131? What a testament to our amazing community. Thank you all!
Click the button below to go to the 2013 race results page!
SPONSORS BzBee Pollination Inc Payne Brothers Ranches Woodland Oral Surgery Muller Ranch Yolo Federal Credit Union Bella Vie Real Estate Animal Care Clinic of Woodland Wraith Scarlett & Randolph Sycamore Lane Dental Care Davis Odd Fellows Law Offices of Steven C. Sabbadini First Northern Bank Panera Bread Fleet Feet Raley's
FREE!! Commit 2 Fit - Woodland 30 Day Fitness Challenge Starts Nov. 1, 2014 Sign up & show your 2014 Running of the Turkeys race bib & get two raffle tickets for the end of program raffle. Click here for more info.