Before Thanksgiving dinner get outside with your neighbors and move your feet! The Montlake Community Club is excited to announce our first annual Thanksgiving morning 5K Turkey Trot and Kids Run. Register here. We highly recommend that you register online by noon on Wednesday, November 23 to avoid hassle the day of the race. T-shirts are not guaranteed on race day and cash only will be accepted.
Dogs are not allowed in either the 5K or kids run but are welcome to attend as leashed spectators.
At 8:45 am, a raffle of gift bards and bags from local businesses will be held for those who registered by November 15th.
5K at 9 am: The 5K starts at E Lynn St & 25th Ave E, not far from Fuel Coffee Shop. It will make a loop through the scenic Washington Park Arboretum.
Kids Run at 10:30 am: The Kids run will start at the “Tot Lot” in the Arboretum (E Lynn St and 26th Ave E) and will loop through the Pinetum. Walkers and strollers welcome.
- Online registration is open on RaceWire until noon on Wednesday, November 23
- Same-day registration is cash-only, t-shirt not guaranteed.
- $35 for the 5K and $25 for the Kids Run
- Pub Montlake free kids dinner gift card to all kids who run!
- Race prizes: gift bags from Coven Salon, gift cards from Montlake Market, and a few $20 giftcards to Pub Montlake for adults who display surprising athletic achievement, enthusiasm or a Thanksgiving spirit!
- Registration includes a t-shirt custom designed by Montlake resident Jonathan Bridgman.
Don’t want to walk/run but want to help? We are looking for volunteers to help on event day. Volunteer and you will receive a free race t-shirt. This is sure to become a neighborhood tradition–get involved! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
Interested in becoming a Turkey Trot sponsor? Email email@example.com for more information.