Want to start turkey day festivities with a run? Check out these kid-friendly Turkey Trots near Baltimore!

Kid-Friendly Turkey Trots Near Baltimore

Trot the Trail 5K
Presented by Baltimore City Recreation and Parks
November 18 | 8 AM – 10 AM
Herring Run Park

Now in it’s seventh year, Baltimore Rec and Parks has teamed up with Charm City Run to offer a series of $5 5ks! Join them on November 19th from 8 AM – 10 Am for Trot the Trail. Runners and walkers alike will enjoy the fresh air, fitness, and fun. MORE

Catonsville High School XC Turkey Trot and Family Fun Run
November 24 | 8 AM – 10 AM
Catonsville High School

100% of the proceeds of the Annual Catonsville Turkey Trot race go directly to the CHS Cross Country program, including the purchase of uniforms, training tools, and travel expenses, and the philanthropy causes they support. When you participate in their race you are also giving back to your local community. MORE

20th Annual Sheppard Pratt Frederick Turkey Trot
November 24 | 8 AM – 10 AM
Baker Park

Lace up your sneakers and join Sheppard Pratt on Thanksgiving Day for the 20th annual Sheppard Pratt Frederick Turkey Trot. Join us November 24 for a 5K run and 1K fun run/walk! Grab your family, friends, and fellow runners, and register today. MORE

Y of Central Maryland Turkey Trot
November 24 | 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Various Locations in Maryland

Join Y of Central Maryland for a fun-filled morning of tradition, family, fitness, friendship and giving back! They would love to see your smiling faces this Thanksgiving morning at one their six Turkey Trot race locations. Perfect for adults, teenagers, children and even your pup, the Turkey Trot is a guaranteed way to get a healthy start to your day and do something good for your community. The Y Turkey Trot Charity 5K is for people of all ages and abilities – they have first-time runners, walkers and seasoned athletes … everyone is welcome! Locations Include: Arnold, Baltimore City,  Bel Air, Ellicott City,  Towson, and Westminster. MORE

Join the Fleet Feet Sports crew as they host the 16th Annual Thanksgiving Day 5K Turkey Trot. The run is a gorgeous tour of downtown Annapolis and will benefit Girls on the Run Greater Chesapeake. This event is not officially timed, but they will have a finisher’s clock at the end of the run. THey ask that participants do their best to remain on sidewalks while walking and running. Once again they will award several prizes for the best turkey costumes. Are you ready to get creative? Strollers, kids, and dogs are welcome to join in the fun! MORE