Thanksgiving Morning
4-Mile Starts at 8:30
1-Mile Starts at 9:30

Make the Turkey Dash Part of your Thanksgiving Tradition!

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When, What & Where is the Turkey Dash?
Race Course & Map
The Race Tee & Finisher Medal
Charity Partner – Beds For Kids
The Family Village – Fun For All!
Virtual Event Bag
Registration and Pricing
Packet Pick-Up and Late Registration
Race Day Parking
Volunteer to Help

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When, What & Where is the Turkey Dash?


Thanksgiving Morning
Thursday November 22, 2018

4-Mile timed run/walk starts at 8:30am
1-Mile fun run/walk starts at 9:30am


A family friendly event Thanksgiving morning that just happens to include a timed 4-mile run and a 1-mile fun run (or walk), conveniently located in South Charlotte! Bring your family and friends together to start your Holiday with fun and lots of energy!


Start & Finish lines in the parking lot of Village at Robinson Farms
Located on Williams Pond Rd between Elm Lane and Rea Road
Google Map of the area


Race Course & Map

The 4-mile timed run is a loop with rolling hills and lots of trees!

  • START at Village at Robinson Farms
  • Head South on Rea Rd., towards Blakeney Shopping Center
  • Turn right on Ardrey Kell Rd.
  • Turn right on Blakeney Heath Rd.
  • Turn right on Parks Farm Ln.
  • Turn left back on to Rea Rd.
  • FINISH at Village at Robinson Farms

The 1-mile fun run is also loop that finishes at the start/finish of the 4-mile run!

  • START at Village at Robinson Farms
  • From Williams Pond Ln, turn Left on Elm Ln.
  • Turn Left on Blakeney Heath Rd.
  • Turn left on Windsor Ridge Rd.
  • Turn left on Rea Rd.
  • FINISH at Village at Robinson Farms

Check out this helicopter tour of the 4-mile race course!

View Turkey Dash Charlotte 4-Mile Run in a larger map

A Race Tee You Will Actually Wear!

Turkey Dash is known for its high-quality, blended tech tee with an awesome design so you can wear it all year! Every finisher will also receive a medal to commemorate the day!
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To guarantee a tee shirt, You must register by Nov 16th, after that date, tees are available while supplies last!

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Charity Partner

Beds For Kids

We are incredibly blessed to have the opportunity to come together with friends and family and celebrate. Turkey Dash Charlotte will be making a financial contribution to Beds for Kids, a Charlotte-based charity organization. The mission of Beds for Kids is to provide beds and essential furniture to children and their families in need. To help make this happen, they team with other non-profit agencies, faith organizations and businesses to supplement the continuum of services to the economically disadvantaged in Charlotte.

Learn more about Beds For Kids

The Turkey Dash Family Village

Thanksgiving is all about family and the Turkey Dash is built for families! Our Family Village is full of fun activities for everyone. To ensure the safety of all, please leave your dogs at home.

  • Inflatable obstacle courses for kids of every age
  • Food and refreshments from our sponsors
  • Music from a professional DJ
  • and more!

Visit our Family Village page to learn more.

Virtual Event Bag – More Than $50 in Savings!

Every participant will receive access to our exclusive digital “bag”, which will have discounts and offers from our sponsors, local merchants and national brands.
Turkey Dash Virtual Event Bag

Registration & Pricing

2018 Turkey Dash Pricing Matrix
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Picking Up Bibs & Tees

You can pick up Bibs & Tees on Tuesday 11/20 from 4pm – 7pm and Wednesday 11/21 from 10am – 3pm at the Farmer’s Market Shelter in the parking lot of the Village at Robinson Farm.
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  • You can register at pick-up, but will not be guaranteed a tee shirt.
  • You can also pick up your bib and tee on Race Day at The Village at Robinson Farm, but please don’t show up five minutes before the race!
  • You are welcome to have a friend or family member pick-up your bib & tee.
  • Please note bibs & tees will NOT be mailed, all participants need to arrange to pick up bib & tee


Race Day Parking

There is ample parking in the area of the event:

  • St. Matt’s school and church
  • Camfield Corners shopping Center
  • Covenant Baptist Church
  • Office building at Rea and Ballantyne Commons
  • Stonecrest shopping center

Volunteer to Help at the Turkey Dash

We need help to make this event stellar (and safe), so consider volunteering Turkey Dash. All positions are first-come, so register for your choice below. Thanks for your help!
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