November 23, 2023


8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Springfield, MO 65802

29th Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk

Thursday, November 23, 2023

Springfield’s Thanksgiving tradition and the largest Thanksgiving Day 5K in Missouri returns to downtown Springfield Thanksgiving morning, with four race categories: Elite, Runner, Walker and Family/Pet. Trophies for overall winners and medals for each age group. Build up your Thanksgiving appetite while benefiting the Park Board Youth Recreation Scholarship Fund and the Developmental Center of the Ozarks. Bring five items or five pounds of food to donate to Ozarks Food Harvest. Register online at

Downtown Springfield 417-837-5817

Age: All ages

Date: Thurs., Nov. 23

Time: 8 a.m.

Fee: Early-bird registration by
Fri., Nov. 17, 5 p.m.:
$25/Adult, $20/Child,
Full-price registration:
$35/Adult, $30/Child