Raccoon River Park, West Des Moines, IA
FAM TURKEY TROT takes place at Raccoon River park in West Des Moines, IA. The route takes the gravel bike path around the lake and is not cleared of any ice or snow...for those committed to fun and family on Thanksgiving morning. Your attendance supports families that have lost children due to a fatal diagnosis during pregnancy or complications during pregnancy or birth.
A family friendly way to kick off your Thanksgiving. Whether your a competitive runner or want to bring a team to join you and walk. Teams are encouraged in memory of a loved one so that you can raise funds in their honor. A Raffle will take place with tickets going on sale November 1st through race day. You do not need to be present to win. Visit the Facebook page to see a list of raffle items.
2016 Race results are posted HERE.
Event Day Schedule
8:00am Packet Pick-up and Registration 8:45am Opening Ceremonies 9:00 am 5K Walk/Run
10:00am Awards and Prizes
Race Course Map
Run/Walk will start and finish at Cone Flower Shelters at Raccoon River Park.
REGISTER for 2017 Turkey Trot