Two Turkey Trots in Greenville to Try This Thanksgiving

Turkey Trots in Greenville

The holiday season seems to always carry a lot of hustle and bustle along with it. From getting the family together to preparing the Thanksgiving meal, the holidays can be quite hectic. However, some choose community events to get over that holiday hump: like fun runs! Here are a couple turkey trots in Greenville that’ll get your Thanksgiving festivities started off right!

2019 Greenville Free Turkey Trot

Beginning bright and early Thanksgiving morning, the 2019 Greenville Free Turkey Trot is free to the public, fun for the whole family, and for a good cause. Canned goods, along with personal hygiene products, will be collected before the 5K begins.

And you can rest easy during the 2019 Greenville Free Turkey Trot. The event is untimed and not chipped. Just get dressed in your favorite 5K running outfit—and head down to one of the best turkey trots in Greenville. Event begins at 8:30 a.m. on Nov. 28 at the Chico’s parking lot at Cotanche Street and Reade Circle.


Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28 at 8:30 a.m.


501 Cotanche St., Greenville

Beau’s Buddies Cancer Fund Turkey Trot for Tots

Another one of the great turkey trots in Greenville for a cause is Beau’s Buddies Cancer Fund Turkey Trot for Tots. This annual fun run raises money for families fighting cancer in eastern North Carolina. In addition to the 5K and one-mile turkey trot, Beau’s Buddies also hosts a toy drive for the James and Connie Maynard Children’s Hospital for Christmas.


Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28 at 8 a.m.


207 SW Greenville Blvd., Greenville


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