5K and 1 Mile Fun Runs to benefit Helpline House
Runners and walkers of all ages, start your Thanksgiving Day right with a Community Fun Run that supports local families in need through our event beneficiary, Helpline House. Don’t miss one of Bainbridge Island’s most anticipated holiday traditions – it’s the perfect excuse for one more slice of pie!
NO SWEAT NECESSARY, DONATE TODAY!
Not able to participate at the Turkey Trot this year? No problem! Become a virtual runner by donating to Helpline House here!
Looking to volunteer?
This event couldn’t be successful without volunteers. If you would like to volunteer or just have questions about the race, please send us a note.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Last year's results.
Thank you all for a great year! GC Racing did a great job of timing and here are all of the results. If you see a mistake or can’t find your name or time, please contact us.
Updated race results can be found here.
Photos are courtesy of event photo volunteer David Cohen Photography.
Schedule of Events
November 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm | Pre-Registration ends
November 21, 2018 | Pick up bibs and pre-ordered t-shirts at :
November 22, 2018 @ 7:30 am | On-Site Registration begins
November 22, 2018 @ 8:30 am | 1 Mile RUN Starts
November 22, 2018 @ 9:00 am | 5K RUN Starts
Pick up your pre-ordered packet (bibs and pre-ordered shirts) Wednesday, November 21st at WILDERNEST, 310 Winslow Way E, Bainbridge Island.
Pre-registrations must be received by 6pm on Monday, November 19, 2018
1 Mile – $15
5K – $25
DAY OF RACE
Day-of-Race Registration begins at 7:30am at the Transmitter Building, Battle Point Park. Cash or check only to Bainbridge Island Turkey Trot.
1 Mile – $20
5K – $35
Looking for some
Turkey Trot Swag?
Purchase a high-quality souvenir Bainbridge Island Turkey Trot T-shirt! Black, short sleeve, quick-dry tech fabric for only $15. Men's, Ladies and Youth sizes available.
To make sure your t-shirt is available to pick up on race day, please order your shirt by 6:00 pm on November 6.
The run takes place on Thanksgiving morning in Battle Point Park. Runners and walkers are welcome in both the 5K and the 1 mile. The courses are mostly flat with gentle inclines and are family and stroller friendly.
Dogs and food are not allowed on the turf fields at Battle Point Park
If you would like to participate in both races you must register separately for each race.
Park in the lots accessed from the Park’s west entrance (via Battle Point Drive) or on the northwest corner of the park.
Please carpool if possible.
Registration & Packet Pickup
Day-of-race registration will be at the Transmitter Building on the east side of Battle Point Park, 11299 Arrow Point Drive NE, starting at 7:30 a.m. on the day of the race.
Our volunteers do their best to process runners quickly but lines are long in the morning – leave yourself plenty of time to park, check-in, and warm up before the start time.