Palm Springs Wild Turkey Trot

24nov8:00 am12:00 pmPalm Springs Wild Turkey Trot8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Turkey Trot

Event Details

The Palm Springs TURKEY TROT 5K takes place on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 24th, 2022. The event will start at 8:00 am at the corner of Tahquitz & Palm Canyon, Palm Springs, CA 92262

About This Race
Make room for that extra piece of pie by completing the Palm Springs Wild Turkey Trot in iconic Palm Springs, California on Thanksgiving morning. This is a fast and flat certified course where world records are meant to be broken! Start and finish downtown, in perfect racing weather, on beautiful Palm Canyon.

All participants receive a long sleeved tech t-shirt, finisher medal, free finisher photo download and wild turkey hat! A portion of your entry supports the Mizell Center's Meals on Wheels Program, providing food for homebound seniors. This race is brought to you by the Palm Springs Marathon Runners with a reputation of awesome themed races supporting local charities! Complete the Palm Springs Trifecta (Run for Ike 5K, P.S. Wild Turkey Trot 5K, Santa Paws 5K) and receive a BONUS medal!

This 5K certified course is runner, walker, stroller and doggie friendly and starts and finishes in downtown Palm Springs on iconic Palm Canyon. Run through beautiful neighborhoods on this fast and flat course. Show your holiday spirit and run as a turkey, pilgrim or in another festive outfit. Keep an eye out for Santa Claus who will be there to welcome in the holiday season!

Packet Pickup
Location: Ruth Hardy Park parking lot at 700 Tamarisk Road, Palm Springs 92262
Dates: Tuesday, November 22nd and Wednesday, November 23rd from 11AM - 4PM
Look for the Palm Springs Marathon Runners pop-up tent for pick-up.

Packet pick-up will also be available race morning, on site, at 100 S. Palm Canyon, Palm Springs, CA 92262 beginning at 6:30AM. Race begins promptly at 8AM.

Late registration will also be available at packet pick-up and race morning.


(Thursday) 8:00 am - 12:00 pm


Palm Springs' Wild Turkey Trot 5K

100 N. Palm Canyon Drive. 92262


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