Work up that turkey dinner appetite by starting the holiday with a 5K or fun run supporting a great cause.
Let your family’s day of being thankful begin with a heart of giving back. There are six fundraising races happening across Middle Tennessee on Thanksgiving Day:
MUSIC CITY THANKSGIVING DAY RACE
Nissan Stadium, Nashville
Registration: $35 – $45
Trot along the four-mile course to benefit The Bridge, a local organization that serves the food insecure, poor and homeless.
19TH ANNUAL TURKEY TROT & KIDS FUN RUN
Prairie Life Fitness, Franklin
Registration: $45 for the 10K, $40 for the 5K, $13 for the kids’ fun run
Start off the holiday with this race benefiting Graceworks Ministries. Thanksgiving/turkey-themed costumes encouraged!
MTSU Track and Field Stadium, Murfreesboro
Registration: $40 – $45
A four-mile race benefiting local charities, including Greenhouse Ministries, Possibility Place and Neema House.
The Temple, Nashville
Registration: $40 – $70
A five-mile race down Belle Meade Boulevard to raise money for local homeless charities.
INDIAN LAKE LOOP
The Streets of Indian Lake, Hendersonville
Choose a 5K or five-mile course during this benefit race for COMPASS.
NASHVILLE TURKEY TROT
Wave Country, Nashville
Registration: $30 – $70
Choose an 8K or 8-mile course with cinnamon roll at the finish line. Benefits the ALS Association Tennessee Chapter.
Pictured above: The Turkey Trot & Kids’ Fun Run in Franklin.