Garden City Turkey Trot
Long Island’s largest Thanksgiving Day road race marks its 42nd anniversary this year in Garden City.
The annual Garden City Turkey Trot, a treasured community tradition, attracts runners from all over Long Island and beyond, including multi-generational families that have made the event a special part of their holiday.
Three races are offered: The Challenger Division Race for special needs athletes at 8:30 a.m., a 1.4-mile Fun Run at 9:15 a.m. and the 5-mile race at 10 a.m. All three races start and finish in front of the St. Paul’s site, 285 Stewart Ave. near the corner of Rockaway Avenue and Stewart Avenue in the center of Garden City.
Register online here to avoid late entry fees or in-person Thanksgiving Eve Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 at St. Paul's School field house from 6 to 8:30 p.m. or on race day Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019 beginning at 8 a.m.