• 5k Individual Adult (18+) - 5k Individual Adult (18+)
  • 10k Individual Adult (18+) - 10k Individual Adult (18+)
  • 5k Youth (5-17 Race Day Age) - 5k Youth (5-17 Race Day Age)
  • 10k Youth (5-17 Race Day Age) - 10k Youth (5-17 Race Day Age)
  • 5k & 10k Combo - Individual Age group/open
  • Widdle Wobble - Individual Age group/open
  • Virtual (Get race medal, hat, & bib via mail and race any place any time) - Virtual (Get race medal, hat, and bib. Race any place any time.)


The Turkey returns to Downtown Los Angeles on Thanksgiving morning. Downtown – Get Ready.

Welcome to Los Angeles' only road race on Thanksgiving Day!  The 5th annual event features both a 10k and a 5k course on the historic streets of Downtown LA; as well as a 1k Widdle Wobble for the little runners in the family.  

  • All participants will receive a Turkey Trot LA T-Shirt
  • Widdle Wobble youth receive a TTLA T-Shirt.
  • ALL participants receive a unique Finisher Medal.
  • Stylin' merchandise for sale. 

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Event details and schedule

Race Day

THURSDAY – November 23, 2017 (Thanksgiving Day)
6:45 a.m. – Race Day Registration Opens
6:45 a.m. – Pick Up Bibs / T-shirts

8:00 a.m. – 5k Start
8:30 a.m. – 10k Start
10:00 a.m. – Widdle Wobble Start

8:00 a.m. – Event Festival Starts – in front of City Hall!
10:00 a.m. – Awards

10:00 a.m. – Course Closed

12 noon – Go home and nap before eating Thanksgiving Dinner!

*There will be Packet Pick Up prior to the race.  Details will be announced in September.  Please check the website for details.

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Generic Events

825 Wilshire Blvd. #431, Santa Monica

Phone: 310-821-7898

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