2018 Oregon Coast Turkey Trots: Newport Turkey Trot, NCRD Turkey Trot (Manzanita), Trukey Trot Fun Run (Coos Bay)

Calling all Turkey Trotters…The Oregon Coast will be a fun destination for some great Turkey Trot races. This time of year, is such a great time to get out, enjoy the scenery and run off those calories from Thanksgiving. The Oregon Coast has some great options for running this time of year. The Newport Turkey Trot, The NCRD Turkey Trot Canned Food Drive in Manzanita, and The Turkey Trot Fun Run in Coos Bay. All events are held on November 22nd, 2018.

The Newport Turkey Trot is a great family race on Thanksgiving morning. A workout sure to increase your appetite for Thanksgiving. This is a family friendly event, participants can walk, run, crawl a 5K, 10K and a kids run. They even have a Kids Fun Run offered. Prizes awarded for top overall male and female finishers in each race, top master (+40) male and female in each race, and top grandmaster (+50) male and female in each race. Age group ribbons are also awarded to the top 3 in each age group. Concluding the awards ceremony, a raffle will be held with neat prizes from sponsors.

When: November 22nd, 2018 from 9am-11:30am

Where: Port of Newport South Beach Marina RV Park, 2120 SE Marine Science Dr, South Beach, OR 97365

Register: HERE; $35 5K, $40 10K, $12 Kids Run (Race Day 5K & 10K prices increase by $5)

The  4th Annual NCRD Turkey Trot Canned Food Drive in Manzanita is a great family friendly event. Come join in Thanksgiving morning. Entry for this great event is a canned or non-perishable food item. Cash donations are also accepted and will go to the North Country Food Bank in Wheeler Oregon. This race is organized by the North County Recreation District.

When: November 22nd, 2018 from 10am-11am

Where: 154 Laneda Ave, Manzanita, OR US 97130

Price: canned or non-perishable food item

The Turkey Trot Fun Run and Walk in Coos Bay is sure to please with this low key fun run. This is a race for the whole family and a great way to build up an appetite for the big feast. Entry for this race is two cans of food. The race will be held at Empire Lakes (John Topits Park) at 250 Hull Street Coos Bay, OR, 97420.
With three great race options on Thanksgiving at the Oregon Coast, what a great race destination. Join family and friends in these great races, that are sure to help you work up an appetite on the Big Turkey Day!

When: November 22nd, 2018 at 9:00 am

Where: Empire Lakes (John Topits Park) at 250 Hull Street Coos Bay, OR, 97420

Price: two cans of food
About Author

Posts like these were submitted to us by someone like you - a Run Oregon reader! If you want to submit a preview, recap, gear review, or just your thoughts on running, click on the "Contact Us" tab on the homepage and select "Submit a Guest Post". We will take care of the rest! Happy running!

%d bloggers like this: