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Ellicott City Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K

  • Long Gate Shopping Center 4390 Montgomery Road Ellicott City, MD, 21043 United States (map)

Tradition. Family fun. Health. Friendship. Fitness. Giving back. 

Whatever your reasons, we’d love to see your smiling face this Thanksgiving morning at our Ellicott City Turkey Trot race. Open to individuals and groups of all ages and abilities, everyone (including your pooch) is invited to walk, run or leisurely stroll the 3.1 mile course and soak in the feel-good vibes of the day!  So whether you're trotting solo, in a corporate or community team or with your family or friends, register now for the Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K. 

We need your help more than ever 
Proceeds from the Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K benefit children and adults throughout central Maryland who need help affording Y programs that keep them safe, engaged and healthy.


Date: November 28, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM 
Long Gate Shopping Center. 4390 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043. 

Entry fees, packet pickup and the course map 

Entry fees, packet pick up details and the course map can be found on the website.

Complimentary Y membership

Not a Y member? If you register for the Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K you receive a complimentary Y membership – good for up to 30 days until December 31, 2019!

Turkey Trot race shirt

Register today to reserve your Turkey Trot race shirt!


Medals will be awarded to the top three runners in each age group.

Fundraising prizes

All attendees will be given the opportunity to fundraise. The more you raise, the closer you’ll be to some excellent fundraising prizes.

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Earlier Event: November 28
Bel Air Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K
Later Event: November 28
Perry Hall Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K