Top Austin Turkey Trots

Start your Thanksgiving off with a bang by joining the family-friendly Turkey Trot! Gather your nearest and dearest for outdoor fun in the crisp autumn air. Enjoy the camaraderie of friends, colleagues, and neighbors as you take on a physical challenge, then return home to enjoy quality time with your loved ones. After a morning of activity, you’ll have more pep when you dig into that delicious Thanksgiving feast of turkey, stuffing, cranberries, and more! Don’t miss out on this unique community experience – join the Turkey Trot and make your holiday complete!

Buda Turkey Trot

6910 Sunfield Parkway
Buda TX 78610

Get ready to wear your running shoes and join the fun at the Buda Turkey Trot! This 5K run/walk will bring you through the picturesque streets of Buda, TX. It’s the perfect way to kick off Thanksgiving celebrations with friends and family. Young ones ten and under can join for free, while seniors and youths receive special rates. With every step, you’ll be helping support the incredible Hays County Food Bank. Have a blast with us in Buda and create a new tradition you’ll cherish for years! budaturkeytrot.com

Carlson Law Firm’s Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot

530 N. Kegley Rd
Temple, TX 76502

Gather your family and join us for a day of food, fun, and fitness at the 13th Annual Carlson Law Firm’s Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot! On November 23rd, come to the Baylor S&W West Campus for a jog around Pepper Creek Trail. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or just taking your first steps, there’s something for everyone! Start the holiday season on a high note by participating in this family-friendly event. With a full breakfast buffet, face painting, music, and plenty of jolly joggers, it’ll be an occasion to remember! So wear your running shoes and EARN that pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving – wobble before you gobble! runsignup.com/Race/TX/Temple

Cedar Park Turkey Day 5K

200 Gupton Way
Cedar Park, TX US 78613 

Run with your family and have a blast at this unforgettable event! The course offers something for all ages and abilities, from a challenging 5K to shorter distances like the ‘Shake A Leg Mile’ and Kids Mile. You’ll be able to enjoy the scenery of the magnificent Cedar Park while having your biggest cheers come from your very own cheering squad! Don’t forget to stay after the race to celebrate your accomplishment – complete with race swag! Plus, you can rest assured that your family will get home in time for dinner since the course is designed around the stadium loop road, and there won’t be any cars getting in the way. Join us for some family fun – sign up now! runsignup.com/Race/TX/CedarPark

Hill Country Turkey Trot

26 Club Estates Parkway
Austin, TX 78738

Join us for a fun Thanksgiving morning activity the whole family can enjoy! The Hill Country Turkey Trot is a 5K run and 1-mile walk on the gorgeous Hills of Lakeway Golf Course cart path or adjacent grass. With almost 2,000 participants consisting of joggers, competitive runners, walkers, and stroller pushers, plus leashed dogs welcomed, you’ll have an incredible time – all while raising funds for Lake Travis schools. So come out and get your heart pounding in the morning air – it’s sure to be a great time for everyone! betterunite.com

Pfeathered Pfun Run

18216 Weiss Ln
Pflugerville, TX US 78660 

The Pfeathered Pfun Run is a fun and festive event held every Thanksgiving Day! After beginning in 2014 and became increasingly popular with families around Lake Pflugerville, Pflugerville, Texas. As you make your way along the trail, it’s closed to traffic, so everyone can have maximum safety and support local food pantries simultaneously. When you finish, there will be medals to commemorate your efforts and special t-shirts to celebrate your achievement. Plus, you can look forward to plenty of cheering from your loved ones as they root for you! runsignup.com/Race/TX/Pflugerville/2022PfeatheredPfunRun

Round Rock Turkey Trot

3400 E Palm Valley Blvd
Round Rock, TX US 78665 

Join the Round Rock community this Thanksgiving morning for a fun and family-friendly run! Gather your loved ones, co-workers, and friends and take the beautiful 5-mile or 2-mile courses through scenic Old Settlers Park. This untimed race is perfect for all ages and abilities. After you cross the finish line, hang around for the post-race party with sponsor booths, refreshments, prizes, and giveaways – it’s sure to be a blast! Plus, every runner will do their part to support three great causes – the Backpack Coalition, Round Rock Serving Center, and Operation Blue Santa. So, lace up your sneakers and prepare for an incredible Thanksgiving experience you’ll never forget! runsignup.com/Race/TX/RoundRock

ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot

701 W Riverside Dr
Austin, TX 78704

Gather the whole family for some autumn fun at this popular Thanksgiving Day race in downtown Austin! With a 5-mile family run and a 1-mile walk around Butler Park, there’s something for everyone–whether you’re feeling competitive or want to soak up the festive atmosphere. Afterward, treat yourself to a pre-turkey dinner and know that your participation is helping support Caritas of Austin, an organization dedicated to providing meals, employment, and housing to those in need. So grab your running shoes and join us for a Thanksgiving adventure. Show your community you care! thundercloud.com/event-info

Turkey Trails

6450 RM 2243
Georgetown, TX 78628 

The Turkey Trails Race is the perfect way to celebrate Thanksgiving with your family! Enjoy all the fun activities and take home some amazing swag, like a custom designer shirt and medal. Plus, you’ll be chip-timed for an accurate race time and can view your live results. And don’t forget to compete for awards – you might even be the day’s big winner! As part of the Bodies Race Series, this event is specially designed for families of all fitness levels. So come on out and have some fun in the sun – and maybe you’ll even break a record! runsignup.com/Race/TX/Pflugerville

With so many great Turkey Trots to choose from around Austin, it’s impossible to pick just one! Whether you’re looking for a leisurely jog or an intense race, there’s something here for everyone. So grab your family and friends and make some plans—it’s time for Thanksgiving fun in the sun! And don’t forget, all that running and activity can work up a healthy appetite—so be sure to save room for some of those delicious turkey leftovers. Happy trotting and happy Thanksgiving!

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