FAQ

Registration (6)

You can register online until the day before Thanksgiving. Exact cut-off time will be posted on our website home page and on Facebook.

For more information on Registration, click here.


All of these items can be picked up at 2 locations:

  1. Pre-registration, Saturday, Nov. 18th, Knights of Columbus, 537 S. York St, Elmhurst. 2-6PM. parking in rear.
  2. Race Day, Nov. 24th, Elmhurst College Gym, 6:45 AM – 9:00 AM, located ½ block west of warming tent.

For more information on Registration, click here.


Yes! Even if your register on Thanksgiving, we’ll still have a shirt for you!


No, but you can! Since the Turkey Trot raises money to feed the hungry, many people register their small children.


Well, you don’t HAVE too. But we would love it if you did! It speeds things up for us and helps you get through the line faster.


General (4)

Yes, we would love your help! Click here to fill out our registration form and someone will contact you. Thanks!


Although we are animal lovers, for the safety and welfare of all of our participants, we prefer you leave your pets at home.


Yes, of course! Bring the entire family while you’re at it.


No, sorry. We are a fun run, not an official timed race. We do post results from the top 3 male and female runners. To view those results, click here.


Trot Wear (1)

The full selection of Trot Wear is available for purchase at 2 locations:

  1. Pre-registration, Saturday, Nov. 19th, Knights of Columbus, 537 S. York St, Elmhurst 2-6PM………parking in rear.
  2. Race Day, Nov. 24th, Elmhurst College Gym, 6:45 AM – 9:00 AM, located ½ block west of warming tent.

Some of our most popular items are available on our Trot Wear online marketplace. To buy Trot Wear merchandise online, click here.