2022 Dana Point Turkey Trot

Golden Lantern & Dana Point Harbor Dr.
Dana Point, CA 92629

Running > 10k, 5k

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Event Description

Run the Race Before You Stuff Your Face! 

This Thanksgiving Day, sign up for The Dana Point Turkey Trot, one of the nation's largest Turkey Trots. This family-friendly race has been a Thanksgiving Day tradition for 45 years. Run/walk a 10K, 5K, Combo 10K/5K, or Kids 1-Mile Gobble Wobble. This flat, paved race brings ocean views while you run through the Dana Point Harbor and Doheny State Beach. 


Event details and schedule

Race Categories & Times

7:00 AM 10K Race
(Prize money for the 10K 1st, 2nd & 3rd place male & female finishers)

8:30 AM 5K Race #1 

9:15 AM Costume Contest & Check Presentation to Charity Partners 

9:30 AM 5K Race #2

10:15 AM Kids 1-Mile Gobble Wobble 


Two-Day Expo and Packet Pick-Up

Wednesday, November 23, 2022 from 12 - 6 PM

Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 2022 from 6 - 11 AM


Pick up your t-shirt and race bib at the pre-registration tents. Your bib # will be assigned on site at check-in. Participants will receive their medal at the finish line. Visit the vendors in the Expo for giveaways and more!



Shuttles will be running periodically on race day to and from Dana Hills High School (33333 Golden Lantern St., Dana Point, CA 92629). Free parking is available at the high school. Metered parking is available at Doheny State Beach. 




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