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when: Nov 23, 2017 at 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
where: Encinitas, Encinitas Highway 101, Highway 101, San Diego, Ca
Kickstart your Thanksgiving holiday fun with friends and family at the 4th annual Encinitas Turkey Trot & Food Drive. Thousands of local families and tourists alike, will gather Thanksgiving morning, Thurs., Nov. 23 for a fun and healthful cruise along the Pacific coastline. A generous portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit The Community Resource Center (CRC) and The Encinitas Chapter of The American Legion. The course starts under the world famous “Encinitas” sign on the historic Coast Hwy 101 in beautiful Encinitas, Calif. This scenic loop surveys some of the most popular surf breaks in the world on its way to Cardiff State Beach. The costume contest is one of the most entertaining aspects of the event. Prizes will be awarded to the top three individual and group costumed participants who best display the spirit of the annual event. Costume contest participants need to register at the Costume Contest Registration table prior to race start. The costume award ceremony will immediately follow the 10K race. The 10K race start is 7:30 a.m., while the 5K and Costume Division race start is 8 a.m. Welcome and introductions take place at 7:00 a.m. with awards ceremony at 9:30 a.m.
Race bib and T-shirt (packet) pick-up is strongly encouraged – Sunday, Nov. 19, Monday, Nov. 20 or Tuesday, Nov. 21 between 1:00 and 7:00 p.m. – at Road Runner Sports Carlsbad, 5617 Paseo Del Norte #100, Carlsbad (92008). A $5 convenience fee will be charged for packet pick up at day of the event.