Turkey Trot! - Sixth Annual

City of Hendersonville Sixth Annual 5K Turkey Trot

The City of Hendersonville’s Wellness Committee will be hosting their annual Turkey Trot 5k Thanksgiving morning, November 22. The Trot is a run/walk event open to all ages, all fitness levels and all family members!  The 5k starts in front of City Hall on Thanksgiving morning at 8:30 and travels through downtown ending back at City Hall.  The entry fee is $11 which includes a t-shirt. This is a non-sanctioned event – we’re here for fun and exercise. Event is rain or shine, sleet or snow! 

  • The race begins at 8:30, Thanksgiving morning in front of City Hall, 145 Fifth Avenue East.
  • Race packets may be picked up on the 2nd floor of City Hall from 8:00 – 5:00 the day before or the morning of the race.
  • For those hoping to win the large family prize, once your group is gathered, check in with Allison at the prize table.
  • Parking is wide open so park anywhere.

Volunteers are needed and will receive a free t-shirt. Volunteer form

Three prizes will be given prior to the start for those pre-registered:  oldest participant, farthest traveled, and family with the most participants. 

So, bring the kids, bring grandma, bring the dog. Be part of this fun event before sitting down to your Thanksgiving meal.

Register here or stop by City Hall to register.

For more information, contact Lu Ann Welter at 828-233-3204 or at lwelter@hvlnc.gov.

image of turkey trot route

Posted by Tammie D Thursday, September 6, 2018 9:19:00 AM