Turkey Day 5K FUN Run/Walk 

with RNK Running & Walking

The tradition continues! Celebrate Thanksgiving Day with family and friends while getting a workout.

We have reached our registration maximum for the 2021 Turkey Day 5K FUN Run/Walk. Event-day registration will not be available.

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Date: Nov. 25, 2021
Start Time: 8-8:15 a.m.; based on mile time
Location: Parker Recreation Center, 17301 E. Lincoln Ave.
5K Cost: $30

Registration for this year's event will be limited to 1,000 participants. Registration closes Nov. 24 at noon; if space allows, event-day registration is available for an additional $10 per person. 
Turkey Day 5K Mittens

Part of the Parks and Recreation Run Series, this fun community event is not timed. Registered participants will receive commemorative fleece mittens, race bib and hot cocoa, cider or coffee. 

Race Course

The Turkey Day 5K starts and finishes at the Parker Recreation Center; view the course map (PDF).

Race Packet Pickup

Packet pick up will be available at Parker RNK Running & Walking, 13019 S. Parker Rd., Nov. 19 through 24 during regular business hours or at the event beginning at 7:15 a.m.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities are available. Visit www.VolunteerConnectDC.org and choose Town of Parker as your organization.

Additional Event and Sponsorship Information

This event is held rain, snow or shine. Refunds will not be issued. Strollers are welcome but for safety reasons, please leave dogs, bikes and scooters at home. Parking is limited, please carpool. Any proceeds from the event will benefit the Town of Parker Scholarship Program, which helps Parker families and/or individuals with limited financial resources participate in Town Recreation programs and facilities. For event registration questions, please email RecEvents@parkeronline.org.For sponsorship information, please email Jaime Vollertsen at jvollertsen@parkeronline.org

Get Social

Share your photos from the event on Facebook and Instagram using #ParkerRec and #ParkerTurkeyDay5K! Don't forget to tag us @ParkerRec. Enjoy photos from past events on the Parks and Recreation Facebook page.