32nd Annual Charlotte Southpark Turkey Trot-2020

4400 Sharon Rd
Charlotte, NC 28211

Running > 5k, 8k

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Happy Thanksgiving to All!!!


2019 will mark the 31st Anniversary of the Charlotte South Park Turkey Trot, one of Charlotte's longest-running events, and one of the largest events in North Carolina.  The race has become an annual Thanksgiving Day tradition for over 10,000+ participants, representing families and friends across generations.  It’s a happy and healthy way to start off one of the best days of the year!

 Thanks to the ongoing support of our participants and sponsors, we’ve got something for everyone to join in on! And, as always, our commitment to maintaining a first-class event all-around is our highest priority.

Please register early to avoid disappointment!

All Finishers receive Custom Medals!!

We Look forward to seeing everyone on Thanksgiving!

Event details and schedule

**Walk up Registration is Open -Tues (Nov 24) 1-7pm and Wed (Nov 25) 12pm-6pm.  Raceday limited Registration as Supplies last!
Packet Pick-up & Registration will take place on Tuesday, November 24 from 1 pm to 7 pm  and Wednesday, November 25  from 12 pm to 6pm at Southpark Mall in Front of Dillards parking deck (Morrison Ave) in a Big Race Tent . Raceday- Packet Pick-up only at Southpark Mall in Front of Dillards parking deck (Southpark Mall -(Morrison)) in a big Tent also Post Race Festivities.

1.  Schedule of events:

a. Tuesday, Nov. 24 : 1 pm - 7 pm & Wednesday, Nov 25 :  11 am –6 pm
a. Packet Pick-up/Registration    
b. location:  Southpark Mall in front of Dillards Parking Deck off of Morrison Blvd in Big White Tent

b.  Thursday, Nov 26 - 6:30am – Packet Pick-up/ No Raceday Registration in the Southpark Mall Parking Lot in front of Dillards Parking Deck off of Morrison.

a. 8:00 am- 1 Mile Fun Run

b. 8:30am- 8k Run

c. 9:30 am-5K Run/Walk

d. 10:30 am – Tot Trot

e. 10:45 am – Awards Ceremony


"TUFF TURKEY CHALLENGE"  Run the 8k at 8:30 am and then Run the 5k at 9:30 am!!!  (You much be able to complete the 8k in under and hour to qualify.)



Once again we are proud to partner with the Doubletree Suites by Hilton in SouthPark to offer a promotional room rate Thanksgiving week for participants and families. Suites start at $129 per night plus tax.  The property is conveniently located within walking distance of SouthPark Mall and a variety of local restaurants and shops.  Don’t delay!  Click on the link HERE to book your room today!




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