Race Information

We are excited to welcome you to the Sixth Annual Taos Turkey Trot 5K Road Race and Fun Run/Walk in Taos, New Mexico on Saturday, November 18, 2017.

Photo courtesy of Brendan Curran

Experienced runners or fun run enthusiasts…everyone is welcome to the Sixth Annual Taos Turkey Trot!

DATE & TIME:
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Timed 5K Road Race – 9:00am  |  Community 5K Fun Run/Walk – 9:05am

LOCATION:
TBD
Taos, New Mexico 87571

COURSE:
TBD

TWIRL TURKEY TROT ACTIVITY TIME:
We have partnered with Twirl Play and Discovery Space to bring a something fun to our families from 8:45am to 10:00 am. The activity is FREE! for all families of runners entered in the 5K. $5 donation will be requested for any non runners. All children in the Twirl Play & Discovery Space crafting or game area must have an adult present with them at all times.

PARKING:
TBD

SAVE MONEY! REGISTER BEFORE NOVEMBER 1:
Register online before November 1, 2017
• $20 for timed 5k Road Race and Community 5k Fun Run/Walk
Includes an event t-shirt for the first 150 registrants

REGISTER BY NOVEMBER 18:
• $25 for timed 5k Road Race and Community 5k Fun Run/Walk
Includes an event t-shirt for the first 150 registrants

RACE DAY REGISTRATION:
8:00am to 8:40m at the Taos Eco Park
• $30 for timed 5k Road Race and Community 5k Fun Run/Walk
Includes an event t-shirt for the first 150 registrants

WALK-IN REGISTRATION:
If you would rather pay in cash or by check, drop by the following locations and register in person:
• Taos Youth & Family Center
Registration forms must be submitted before noon on Friday, November 17.

PACKET PICK UP:
Taos Mountain Outfitters
5:00pm to 7:00pm on Friday, November 17 – join us to pick up your race packets, and stay a minute and chat, we’ll have light refreshments and some fun giveaways!
Located on the Taos Plaza, 113 N. Plaza, Taos NM

RACE START TIME:
9:00am – Timed 5k Road Race
9:05am – Community 5k Fun Run/Walk
Costumes encouraged!

AWARDS CEREMONY:
Awards will be presented at 10:30am.

2017 AWARDS:
• Overall male and female winners of the timed 5k will receive a special award.
• Top three in age groups awarded: 17 and under (male and female), 18 and over (male and female)
• Best Costume – Judging and awards for best costume will be done just following the race Awards Ceremony. Costumes will be judged in two categories, Turkey and Not-Turkey for adults (18+) and kids under 18, and also there will be prizes awarded for participating pooches who dress to impress with prizes by Taos’ own Bark! Treats.