7th Annual Fort Lauderdale Turkey Trot

Thursday 23rd November 2017

DC Alexander Park: 501 Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, United States

Distance running, Running, Walking, 5K


  • 5K Run/Walk - Adult
  • 5K Run/Walk - Military (ID Required)
  • 5K Run/Walk - Student (ID Required)
  • 5K Run/Walk - Children Under 12
  • Kids' Dash - Kids' Dash (no race shirt)
  • Kids' Dash - Kids' Dash (with race shirt)
  • Virtual Participant - Virtual Participant


Conceived in 2011, the Fort Lauderdale Turkey Trot, has grown from humble beginnings of a few hundred to thousands of ‘chip-timed’ walkers, joggers, and runners all gathered along A1A on Thanksgiving morning. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a first timer, experienced or seasoned, the 5k run is the perfect prelude to your holiday meal. Not only is the race a wonderful way to get ready for the eating that is to come, your contribution helps support two outstanding and local organizations; iTRACE Foundation, Inc. and Leadership Broward Foundation, Inc.

This year, you can make the meaning of Thanksgiving all the more fulfilling knowing that It Feels Good, To Do Good for your community.

Your contribution to the Fort Lauderdale Turkey Trot helps strengthen our community in large and small ways. Proceeds are invested locally in two organizations committed to developing leadership, inspiring community service, health and wellness. The generosity of individual donors, the public and private sectors and hundreds of active volunteers combine to make a difference in our communities’ lives.

Event details and schedule

Late Registration:

Online registration closes at 11:59pm on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Late registration will be available at Packet Pick Up on Monday-Wednesday, November 20-22, 2017 with a fee of $45 (cash or check only) for all categories and age groups. On site registration will be available at the race site on Thursday, November 23, 2017 from 6:00am-7:15am with a fee of $50 (cash or check only) for all categories and age groups.


Packet Pickup:

Packets (including timing chips) must be picked up prior to the race.

The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale
Monday, November 20, 2017 from 3pm-7pm
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 from 12pm-8pm
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 10:30am-6pm


Multiple parking areas are located within walking distance of the starting line:
(1) Corner of E. Las Olas Blvd & A1A
(2) North side of E. Las Olas Blvd & South Birch Rd
(3) Swimming Hall of Fame on SE 5th Street
(4) Ft Lauderdale Beach "South Beach" parking lot


For mor information on the race, please go to our website www.turkeytrotftl.com

Organised by

Fort Lauderdale Turkey Trot

950 S. Pine Island Road, Suite A-150, Fort Lauderdale

Phone: 6365790617

Event Images