Thanksgiving Day 5k - Race Info
Father Joe's Villages 15th Annual Thanksgiving Day 5K, presented by AimLoan.com
San Diego's original and longest-standing Thanksgiving Day turkey trot. Join over 7,500 participants and spectators for one of the most family-oriented holiday traditions!
Event offers a Post Race Festival featuring: Live Music, Beer Garden, Costume Contest and Award Ceremonies. Most importantly, this event provides a great atmosphere for your family to participate in the beauty of giving back to others.
Proceeds from this event will go towards helping Father Joe's Villages prepare and serve over 1 million meals to our homeless neighbors in need.
Fun Runner (Untimed)
Adult (18+): $42 | Youth (17 & Under): $39 | Military (Active/Veteran, 18+): $35
Speedy Turkey (timed)
Adult (18+): $45 | Youth (17 & Under): $42 | Military (Active/Veteran, 18+): $38
Balboa Park, Spreckels Organ Pavilion
1549 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
At Road Runner Sports in Kearny Mesa
Wednesday, Nov. 23rd 10:00AM – 5:00PM
- BONUS! You'll get $10 from Road Runner Sports to spend on anything you want in the store! OR join the VIP Family and save 25% on everything! Don't miss out on this exclusive gift for race participants only when you join the Packet Pickup Party! Restrictions apply. See store for details.
6:30AM - Registration opens at Spreckels Organ Pavilion in Balboa Park
- Don't miss out on the Pancake Breakfast, served by the Knights of Columbus - $5 per plate
6:30AM - (Optional) Roman Catholic Mass at stage in Plaza De Panama
- Featuring the choir of Mary Star of the Sea
7:35AM - Speedy Turkey (Timed) Race Begins
7:40AM - Fun Runner (Untimed) Race Begins
7:45AM - Registration Closes
8:15AM - Start Line is Closed - NO MORE RUNNERS
8:30AM - Post Race Festival
The course begins on 6th and Laurel, heads through San Diego's beautiful Balboa Park, and finishes just in time for you to get home for Thanksgiving Dinner!