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Albuquerque Turkey Trot Events

Turkey Trots in Albuquerque, Rio Rancho and Santa Fe



Albuquerque turkey trots are a great way to multitask. They provide great exercise and often offer a way to give back to community causes. Consider doing one with your family and friends this Thanksgiving Day.

Updated November, 2013.

In Albuquerque

13th Annual Turkey Trek
Bring the family for a morning of fun that benefits The Storehouse. Events include a kids' fun run, a 2 mile fitness walk or a 5k run, with all age divisions, including divisions for seniors and kids. Dress in a turkey costume! Bring a non-perishable food item and/or clothing in good, clean condition to help those in need. Registration can be walk in, mailed, or online. No registration the day of the race.
When: Races take place Thursday, November 28
Where: National Museum of Nuclear Science and History, 601 Eubank NE.
Cost: Event prices vary, but start at $10.

Thanksgiving 5K Walk for Justice or Run for the BUns
The New Mexico Faith Coalition for Immigrant Justice will have a Thanksgiving day run. Your tax-deductible registration fee helps support work with immigrant families.
When: 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Where: The Source, 1111 Carlisle SE

In Rio Rancho

Hobbler Gobbler Thanksgiving Day Run
Join in the fun with an invigorating walk or run, and feel good knowing a portion of the proceeds will go to an after school running program for children. Registration closing date is November 27 at 12:59 p.m. Events include a 10k, 5k run and walk, and a kid k.
When: Thursday, November 28, 9 a.m. earliest start
Where: 745 Loma Colorado NE, Rio Rancho Aquatic Center
Cost: $15 - $33

In Santa Fe

Annual Fowl Day Run
You'll help support the Salvation Army food drive by entering this event. Events include a 5k fun run or a 3k walk. Organized by the Santa Fe Striders. Registration closes November 22.
When: 9 a.m. start, Saturday, November 23
Where: Fort Marcy Recreation Center, Santa Fe
Cost: Non-perishable food item, cash, or check made out to Salvation Army.

Atalaya Turkey Trot
The course runs through scenic east side Santa Fe. Events include a 5K Run/Walk and a 1K Fun Run. Proceeds go to supporting the physical education program at Atalaya Elementary School. The course begins and ends at St. John's College.
When: 9 a.m., Thursday, November 28
Where: Atalaya Elementary, 721 Camino Cabra, Santa Fe
Cost: $10 - $35.

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