Join the Uwharrie Running Club for the 17th Annual Turkey Trot 4.2-Mile Run on Thanksgiving morning. The holiday tradition starts at 7:00 am at the YMCA park at 427 N. Street, Albemarle, NC 28001.
Start your day in the calorie deficit column by with some of the friendliest runners and walkers around.
On-line registration ends on Wednesday November 27th at 2:00 pm. You can still register on Thanksgiving morning at the Turkey Trot beginning at 6:00 am.
The run is free. Donations will be accepted for the Stanly Community Christian Ministry. You can bring canned goods or non-perishable items for the Stanly County Christian Ministry Food Bank. This year's goal is to get 500 participants and collect 2,000 pounds of food and raise $1,000.00 for the SCCM Food Bank.
New this year, bring at least three canned goods/non-perishable items or make a monetary donation to the Stanly Community Christian Ministry and get your name in a drawing for great door prizes. Here's what we have so far:
1- Two Turkeys - Donated by the Uwharrie Running Club. 2- Eight $20.00 gift certificates from Vac & Dash - Donated by Vac & Dash. 3- Two crocheted afghans donated by Avis Kinney. 4 - One Two-Layer Oreo Cake by Pineconefections
If your business would like to make a donation for a door prize, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call Vac & Dash at 704-982-3274.
Turkey Trot Apparel - Long Sleeve T-shirts and hoodies - are available for sale when you register. You can also register at Vac & Dash and purchase Turkey Trot Apparel.