Houston Turkey Trot 2018 will include three separate races In the Uptown Galleria area designed to appeal to runners of all ages and experience levels. Our competitive, timed events are sanctioned by USA Track & Field. Winners will be awarded medals based on event and age category. Whether you are running to beat your best time or walking to keep active, you'll be supporting BakerRipley's mission to connect and empower Houston, neighborhood by neighborhood.
Our top challenge for elite runners! Houston Turkey Trot's 10K race is ideally balanced for both speed and distance. Racers will compete over 6.2 miles of Houston's scenic Uptown Galleria neighborhood with ample distance to truly test their physical limits. As such, we recommend this race for runners who are very confident about their fitness levels. All participants receive a medal, and top performers will be awarded coveted trophies according to their relevant age category.
Houston Turkey Trot's 5K race is designed to be the optimal competitive event for runners of all experience levels. At 3.1 miles, this race offers a hearty challenge for beginners and an opportunity for experienced runners to test their speed against others. It's the perfect choice for families and groups of friends with mixed skill levels who want to run together, and all participants receive a medal. Trophies will be awarded to top performers according to their relevant age category.
Houston Turkey Trot's 1K race is fun for the whole family! This race across .62 miles of the Uptown Galleria neighborhood is the perfect way to introduce kids to the joy
of running. Children 12 and under, along with a parent if desired, can get their first taste of running on this fun, quick course. There are no timed entries for this fun run and all participants will receive a medal at the finish line.