Start your holiday with the
Loveland Turkey Trot 5K!
3930 Byrd Dr
Feel free to run or walk this
family-friendly Thanksgiving morning tradition
Loveland Turkey Trot is all about uniting our community, and 2020 will be no different! Participants will still get a limited edition long sleeved t-shirt and will run or walk a 5K on Thanksgiving Day from any location of their choice. We encourage all Turkey Trotters to share their experience with us to be entered in giveaways!
We are offering two registration types (in-person packet pickup and no-contact shipping). Please select the option that works best for you.
2021 Course Map
What is the course?
The starting and finish line(s) are located just outside of Subaru of Loveland (3930 Byrd Dr.).
Parking will be available at Thunder Mountain Harley Davidson (4250 Byrd Dr.).
When does registration open?
Can I volunteer?
Do I need to Bring a Mask?
Yes! We ask that our trotters wear a mask in crowded areas (like the starting line, registration, and packet pickup) to keep everyone safe.
How much does it cost?
All registered participants receive a long sleeved t-shirt!
How much does it cost?
All registered participants receive a long sleeved t-shirt and bib! In-person packet pickup includes a sponsorship swag bag.
Why is the Turkey Trot moving to a new location?
To provide the highest level of care to patients receiving treatment at the new Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at McKee Medical Center, the 2021 Turkey Trot is relocating to the home of our mission sponsor friends at Subaru of Loveland! Thank you for your support as we transition to a new location.
When and where do I pick up my race packet?
If you register before November 19, packet pickup will be on November 22 and 23 at the McKee Wellness Foundation office (808 W Eisenhower Blvd Ste 202, Loveland, CO) from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Otherwise, packet pickup starts at 7 a.m. on race day.
Will there be a virtual option?
Yes! You can still register and get your t-shirt and run your Thanksgiving Day 5K from wherever you want! Virtual runners will not be eligible for prizes. For more info, email us!
When & where is packet pickup?
Packets can be picked up on Monday, November 22 and Tuesday, November 23 between 10-2 and 4-6 at McKee Wellness Foundation’s new office (808 W Eisenhower Blvd).
Please click here to choose a packet pickup time after registering.
How will packet pickup work?
In order to pick up your packets, you must sign up for a slot on SignUpGenius. Please click here to choose a time after registering.
When you pick up your packets, please have the name of the purchaser to pick up all shirts associated with the order. To promote social distancing measures, we ask that only one person per order picks up packets in person. To pick up for more than one group, email firstname.lastname@example.org to coordinate. Packet pickup includes a swag bag with sponsorship items.
Will the race be timed?
Yes, all bibs are chipped! Top three runners in each age group will get a limited edition medal along with a pie to bring home!
Who does this event benefit?
One of the things that makes the Loveland Turkey Trot special is that it’s not-for-profit. 100% of proceeds benefit the McKee Wellness Foundation, which supports our Northern Colorado community by bridging the gaps in health and wellness. In 2021, all funds will go towards MWF’s Scholarship Program that helps local community members with educational scholarships.
Can I bring my stroller?
Can I bring my dog?
Service animals are allowed, but please leave your other furry friends at home!
Can I show up without registering?
For safety and insurance purposes, all runners and walkers must be registered with the event and be wearing a bib. Non-registered participants will not be allowed on the course.
“I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.”