Cold Turkey 5K-A Thanksgiving Day Tradition (Franklin,NC)

Thursday 22nd November 2018

Tassee Shelter: 877 Ulco Drive, Franklin, United States

Running, Distance running, 5K


Join us for the  Annual Cold Turkey 5K & Little Turkeys FUN! Run/Walk.

Each year we choose a local non-profit of the Franklin, NC/Macon County area to donate a portion of the funds raised from the annual Cold Turkey 5K (2018 Macon County Special Olympics)

The 5K route is out & back and is great for all levels of runners and is hosted on Franklin's Tassee Shelter Greenway Park

  • Race day registration/pick up starts at 8:00AM
  • Little Turkeys FUN! Run/Walk starts at 9:00AM
  • Cold Turkey 5K starts at 9:30AM

    5K: Awards to the overall 1st-3rd male & female winners & 1st-3rd age division winners. 

    Little Turkeys FUN! Run/Walk (10 years old and under): Awards to the overall 1st-3rd boy & girl-Every Little Turkey racer will receive a completion award.

    Register early and receive event shirt. Event shirts are limited on race day.

Event details and schedule

Thank you for signing up for the annual Cold Turkey 5K & Little Turkeys RUN

Race registration/Race packet pick-up begins at 8AM on Thanksgiving morning

Little Turkeys Run begins at 9AM

Cold Turkey 5K begins at 9:30AM


There will be a variety of raffle prizes (6 tickets for $5) Pies to Thanksgiving dinner

If you have questions, please e-mail 


Gobble! Gobble!

Dave Linn

Organised by

Bringing it to Life! Productions

470 Mashburn Branch Rd, Franklin

Phone: 828.421.7637

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