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Time to break out the turkey costumes and strap on your running shoes!


Registration is only $20 until November 1st.


The Danville Public Schools Education Foundation, in partnership with the Danville Otterbots and the Danville Running & Fitness Club, is having its inaugural Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk and Children's Fun Run on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 25th! The event will start and end at American Legion Field, the home of the Danville Otterbots.

All proceeds go toward programs, initiatives, and scholarships for DPS students.

Times: Children's Fun Run - 8:30am; 5K Run/Walk - 9:00am

Course: The entire race will be along the beautiful Dan River on the Riverwalk Trail.

Entry Fee: Children's Fun Run (12 and under) - $0

5K Run/Walk - $20 until Nov. 1; $25 from Nov. 2-15; $30 after November 15; $35 on race-day. All area students 18 and under ($10, $15 on race day)

Pre-register here: https://bit.ly/DPSTurkeyTrot

Packet pick-up: Available on race day beginning at 7:00am

What's included: all race registrants will receive a long sleeve performance shirt.

Trophies and medals will be awarded

5k run/walk age categories: 0-14, 15-19, every 10 years up to 69, 70 and over)


Let's burn some calories before the big meal!  


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