2023 Turkey Trots in Westchester

2023 Turkey Trots in Westchester

2023 Turkey Trots in Westchester

Thanksgiving is quickly approaching! Many towns are hosting Turkey Trots in Westchester to raise funds for local charities as well as to encourage community fun and movement. Additionally, many have kid-friendly aka short runs so everyone can break a sweat before or after turkey day.

Psst…get a start on your holiday shopping at one of these Westchester Holiday Markets and Craft Fairs

Saturday, November 18th at 9:00am
CHHOP Presents: The Turkey Trot 2023 (Peekskill)

Participate in the Caring for the Hungry and Homeless of Peekskill’s upcoming Turkey Trot. Registration opens on Saturday, November 18th at the Gazebo in Downtown Peekskill at 8:00am. While registration is free, participants should bring a frozen turkey, ham, or chicken for donation. Donations will benefit CHHOP’s turkey giveaway and Fred’s Pantry.

Sunday, November 19th at 9:45am
Turkey Trot(Mamaroneck)

This fun Turkey Trot includes a 5K and a one-mile gobbler race. Held at Harbor Island Park, all participants receive a free t-shirt and medal during the Turkey Trot. 60-98 Harbor Island Park, Mamaroneck, NY 10543.

Sunday, November 19th at 9:00am
Trudy Dunbar Memorial 5K Turkey Trot & Gobbler Trot (Tarrytown)

This race includes a one-mile Gobbler Trot at 9:00am, followed by a 5K Turkey Trot at 9:30am. Pierson Park, 238 W Main St, Tarrytown, NY 10591.

Sunday, November 19th at 9:00am
Peter K. Oley Turkey Trot (Irvington)

Starting at the Dows Elementary School, this Turkey Trot honors Peter Oley, a longtime track coach in Irvington. This race includes a 2.5 mile course that loops through the village and finishes by the Aqueduct in Memorial Park. Additionally, this includes some hills, dales, roads, dirt, and grass. 6 Dows Ln, Irvington, NY 10533.

Thursday, November 23rd at 8:45am
New Rochelle Turkey Trot (New Rochelle)

This kid-friendly Turkey Trot includes a Tot Trot for kids ages five and under; a Kids’ Mile for ages 10 and under; and a 5K walk/run. Additionally, this 7th annual celebration ends with an awards ceremony. 475 North Ave, New Rochelle, NY 10801.

Thursday, November 23rd at 9:00am
Senator Terrence Murphy’s Annual Turkey Trot 2023 (Yorktown Heights)

Enjoy this annual Turkey Trot in Yorktown Heights. Additionally, all proceeds will support St. Mary’s Food Pantry (Mohegan Lake) and United For The Troops. Yorktown Heights, NY

Thursday, November 23rd at 9:00am
Westchester Turkey Trot(Vahalla)

Participate in this annual Turkey Trot as a 5K or a 10K. They also have two runs for kids with the 5K Kid’s Division Fun Run (11 Years and Under) and the Kids 100M Dash (age 8 & under). All participants can enjoy Duck Donuts at the finish line and proceeds from the run will go towards Hillside Food Outreach. Vahalla, NY.

Saturday, November 25th at 9:00am
2023 Bedford Turkey Trot (Bedford)

The 19th Annual Turkey Trot is a 5K that starts and ends at the Bedford Village Memorial Park. A fun post-turkey day family run, this race does have some inclines on the course. Greenwich Road, Bedford, NY 10506.

Saturday, November 25th at 9:00am
Rye Recreation Turkey Run (Rye)

This fun run includes an option for dogs to participate as well as a one-mile run and a 3.1 or 5.2 mile race.  Damiano Recreation Center, 281 Midland Avenue, Rye, NY 10580