5K Run or Walk, Team Registration, Untimed Family Walk
This year’s Turkey Trot includes a 5K run or walk, an untimed Family Walk (limit 4 sweatshirts per family) and Team Registration.

All participants in the 5K run or walk who register by November 1 are guaranteed a hooded sweatshirt. After November 1, participants will receive a long sleeved shirt on a first come, first served basis.

All participants will receive a goodie bag and light post-race refreshments.
The 19th Ward and Original Pancake House will host a pancake breakfast in the gym of Christ the King.

Registration Fee

5K Run Individual: $35 until race day, then $40
5K Young Adult (ages 14 – 18): $30 until race day, then $35
5K Youth Individual (age 13 or younger on day of race): $25 until race day, then $30
5K Untimed Walk Individual: $35 until race day, then $40
5K Untimed Family Fun Walk (limit 4 sweatshirts): $75 until race day, then $80

Goodie Bag
All participants will receive a goodie bag from our presenting sponsor, CIBC.

Click HERE to register now!

Packet Pickup
Friday, November 16, 1 pm – 5:30pm
3052 West 111th Street – Chicago, Illinois 60655

Saturday, November 17, 9 am – 1 pm
3052 West 111th Street – Chicago, Illinois 60655

Monday, November 19, 12 pm – 5 pm
3052 West 111th Street – Chicago, Illinois 60655

Tuesday, November 20, 4 pm – 8 pm
10458 S Western Avenue – Chicago, IL 60643

Friday, November 23, 1 pm – 7 pm
Running Excels
10328 S. Western Avenue – Chicago, IL 60643

Saturday, November 24, 7 am – 9 am
Christ the King Gymnasium

The course leads runners and walkers through the tree-lined streets of historic North Beverly. This year we expect over 2,000 participants with spectators lining the race route. The course is CARA certified and will have water stations along the route.

The 5k will be bib tagged and timed by Lakeshore Athletic Services. Only the 5K runners will receive a bib and be timed.

Age Groups
Only 5K runners will be timed and only the 5K runners will be eligible for a medal.
The age groups are 8 & Under, 1-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & Over.

The Turkey Trot starts at 9:00 am at 9200 and S Hamilton. The City of Chicago requests that all vehicles on the course must be off the street by 8:00 am as a matter of public safety. The streets will re-open at 10:00 am. The race course is bounded by Pleasant Avenue, Leavitt Street, 88th Street and 94th Street. We will have marshals and police officers stationed along the race course as well.
Street parking is available off of the course.

Gear Check
Gear check will be available the morning of the race from 8:00 am until 10:30 am.

Proceeds benefit the 19th Ward Youth Foundation and The John McNicholas Pediatric Brain Foundation.

The Beverly Hills Turkey Trot has sponsorship opportunities including race shirt, water table, and mile marker sponsorships.

Click HERE for Sponsorship form

If you are interested in volunteering for the Turkey Trot, you may sign up on the registration web site under the Volunteer tab or email our volunteer coordinators, Caley Doran ([email protected]) or  Meredith McGuffage ([email protected]). We are looking for volunteers who can help before the race by passing out posters, letters to neighbors on the route, or packet pick up dates; we also need help the day of the race with registration, course marshals, pancake breakfast; or after the race with clean up.

Click HERE for Volunteer form

Results will be posted on the 19th Ward web site and on the CARA web site (

Race Day Schedule
7:00 am – 8:30 am – Packet pick up and race day registration
9:00 am – Start of race
10:30 am – Awards Ceremony
10:30 am – Pancake Breakfast

Pancake Breakfast
The Original Pancake House – Beverly and  19th Ward will host a pancake breakfast after the race. The cost is $5 per person and tickets can be bought at the door. Breakfast will be in the gym at Christ the King. Breakfast included coffee, orange juice and pancakes. Sponsored By:

Thank you to our sponsors!

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This event is generously sponsored by: