2019 Turkey Trot Benefiting GraceWorks

The 2019 Turkey Trot benefiting GraceWorks will take place Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 28, at 8 a.m. at our NEW LOCATION – CoolSprings Galleria.

The largest 5K Run/Walk in Middle Tennessee and a certified 10K Course is followed by the Kids (ages 9 and under) 1K Turkey Chase at 9:15 a.m.

Long-sleeve t-shirts are guaranteed to the first 3,000 registered 5K/10K runners and the first 200 to register for the Kids 1K Turkey Chase.

As always we look forward to seeing you and your family members/team this year at the 2019 Turkey Trot benefiting GraceWorks. For more information on GraceWorks Ministries, click here.

Click here to register for the 2019 Turkey Trot!

Online registration available until 15 minutes before each race.

Early Bird (until 11:50 p.m. on Sept. 15):
$35 for 10K, $30 for 5K and $13 for the Kids 1K Turkey Chase (ages 9 & under)

Sept. 16- Nov. 26
$45 for 10K, $40 for 5K and $13 for the Kids 1K Turkey Chase (ages 9 & under)

The team/family discount is $5.00 off per trotter after the team captain pays a $10 team registration fee. This discount does not apply for the Kids 1K Turkey Chase.

Nov. 27 & 28:
Online and onsite at CoolSprings Galleria. (No team/family discounts available)
$50 for the 10K, $45 for the 5K and $13 for the Kids 1K Turkey Chase (ages 9 & under)

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, 3:00-6:00 p.m. at CoolSprings Galleria, Franklin, TN 37067. (Northwest corner of the Galleria between Macy’s and Miller’s Ale House.)

Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019 at CoolSprings Galleria
Race Day registration: 6:15-7:45 a.m.
10K Run and the 5K Run/Walk is 8:00 a.m.
Kids 1K Turkey Chase start time is 9:15 a.m.

10K Course will be open for 3 hours. 5K Course will be open 1 hour and 30 minutes. Due to liability issues, no pets allowed on course. Jogging strollers will be allowed on course. USAT&F Certified Courses.

VIT Parking will be reserved at CoolSprings Galleria. Other parking will be in and around CoolSprings Galleria.

Route Map

The Turkey Trot shirt this year is a Long Sleeve Cooling Performance Tee by A4. It’s 100% polyester interlock with moisture wicking, odor resistance and UPF 30 protection. Adult sizes are S-2X. Kid sizes (short sleeve) is S-XL. When you register, you’ll be asked for a shirt size. The first 3,000 to register for the 10K or 5K are guaranteed a shirt along with the first 200 who register for the 1K Kids Turkey Chase.

Male & Female
Top 3 overall
Top 3 Masters 40+
Top Male & Female starting 9 & under, 10-14 and in 5-year increments 15-80+

Race management provided by GroundWorks Management. Timing and race logistics provided by Nashville Striders.

VIT (Very Important Trotter)
Want curbside service and lots of perks? Click the VIT open during registration for special reserved parking, no waiting curbside check-in, a discount for the 2020 Trot, gift cards from Macy’s, Carabbas, Fleet Feet (the first 200) and more!

This Thanksgiving Day race is in its 20th year! It is a community-wide event that raises financial support for GraceWorks while promoting wellness and fitness for children, families and the community. Last year, over 3,400 Trotters and another 2,200 onlookers took part in the day’s festivities. The Turkey Trot is an opportunity for your company to reach a concentrated mass of your target audience before, during and after Thanksgiving Day, while also making a positive impact in the community by helping GraceWorks. To find out more, please download our sponsorship packet.

When registering for the Turkey Trot, you may contribute $10 to give a turkey to a family this Thanksgiving. We thank you in advance for helping our neighbors in need share a meal together with loved ones.

We need awesome volunteers to help the day before or at the event itself, please visit here to see the available opportunities. Show thanks this Thanksgiving to our community by helping make this year’s Turkey Trot the best ever!

Book a discounted room for you or your family at Home2 Suites by Hilton at a special rate of $99.00 plus tax over the dates of November 26 – December 1, 2019. You can call the hotel at 615-771-8032 and ask for the Group GraceWorks – Turkey Trot or reference Group Code GRA or book through this LINK.

Our Sponsors

GraceWorks thanks our sponsors for their generous support of the Turkey Trot.