Boys & Girls Club of Ridgefield hosts 36th Annual Turkey Trot & 16th Annual Kids Fun Run

Register NOW for the 36th Annual Turkey Trot & 16th Annual Kids Fun Run hosted by the Boys & Girls Club of Ridgefield.

The Turkey Trot takes place on Thanksgiving day, Thursday, November 23, promptly at 8:30am. The Fun Run starts at 8:00 am. The Turkey Trot starts and finishes right at the Boys & Girls Club! 

 Learn more about this Thanksgiving Day race HERE.

Registration Information:

Online Registration: Click here to be linked to our registration site (it will open in a new window)

In-Person Registration: at the Boys & Girls Club, Monday through Friday from 10:00am to 6:00pm

Paper Registration: You can download our registration form and mail it to: Boys & Girls Club of Ridgefield, 41 Governor Street, Ridgefield, CT 06877


  • 12 and Under
  • 13-15 m/f 
  • 16-18 m/f 

Open Divisions 

  • Over 40 m/f 
  • Over 50 m/f 
  • Over 60 m/f 

Race Length 
Turkey Trot: 5K road race 
Kids Fun Run: 1/2 mile road race 

Entry Fees

Early Bird Registration until Oct. 31: $30 
Pre-Race Registration Nov. 1 to Nov. 19: $35 
Week of Thanksgiving Registration Nov. 20 to Nov. 23: $40 
Kids' Fun Run: $15 

Bib Pick Up

Bibs and Tee-Shirts may be picked up at Boys & Girls Club on: 
Monday Nov. 20 from 12noon to 6pm 
Tuesday Nov. 21 from 12noon to 6pm 
Wednesday Nov. 22 from 10am to 6pm 
Race day beginning at 7am 

Join The Boys & Girls Club for our Annual Pasta Dinner, sponsored by Planet Pizza on Wednesday November 22 from 4pm to 6pm at the Club!  Come down to pick up your bib, see the Club, and visit with friends!


The Turkey Trot starts and finishes right at the Boys & Girls Club!  Race participants should park in the old High School parking lot, the old Balducci's parking lot, the East Ridge Middle School parking or the public parking lots on Governor Street.  The Boys & Girls Club parking lot is closed to runners.  Cars parked in the Boys & Girls Club lot will not be able to leave until all runners and walkers have completed the race.

The Turkey Trot starts promptly at 8:30am.  Shirts and bibs may be picked up in the gym beginning at 7:00am.  
Kids - join us for the Kids Fun Run at 8:00am, and follow Tom the Turkey to the finish line!

Register NOW

Boys & Girls Club Turkey Trot Contact:  Mike Flynn,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , 203-438-8821 ext. 15.