Before you dig in on Thursday, why not get in a little workout? There's plenty of opportunity to burn a few calories, here are just a few of the Turkey Trots happening in and around the Chicago area.
Fleet Feet Sports 32nd Annual Turkey Trot 8K- takes place on Thanksgiving morning in Lincoln Park. The morning's festivities will attract more than 5,000 runners and walkers, with the winners dashing off with some great prizes.
26th Annual Dan Gibbons Turkey Trot- To get you into the spirit of the holiday, flap on down to a Thanksgiving Day tradition, and don't forget to bring a couple of
cans of food (or more) to help feed some of Chicagoland's less fortunate. Canned goods will be collected at race packet pickup and the race site on Thanksgiving.
Gurnee 16th Annual John Callaghan Memorial Turkey Trot
Addison Park District Turkey Trot - Addison
The Fox & the Turkey Four Mile & 1 Mile Youth Mile races - Batavia
Edison Park Turkey Trot 5K - Chicago
Old St. Pat's 25th Annual Turkey Trot- Chicago
Naperville Noon Lions 5k Turkey Trot- Naperville,
21st Annual Turkey Trot Orland Park
Running For Kicks 4 Mile Turkey Trot Palos Park
Westfield Hawthorn Turkey Day 5k Vernon Hills
Schaumburg Half Marathon Turkey Trot & 2 Mile Fun Run/Walk
Beverly Hills Turkey Trot 5K Run & Family Walk