New for 2021, sign up for Elk Grove’s Thanksgiving Day Gobble Wobble Family Fun Run/5k and show up in-person or virtually!
In-Person Option - Start your holiday out right by giving back to your community and moving your feet before you eat! Make us part of your Thanksgiving morning tradition and start your day with a family-friendly run. Bring your family and friends out to run, walk or wobble a 5k with us! For our little turkeys 12 & under, we’ll even have a Kids’ Fun Run! This is a family event you don’t want to miss.
In-Person Location - 8280 Longleaf Dr, Elk Grove, CA 95758
Day of Schedule:
8:00 am – Check-in, refreshments, music, kids fun zone open
9:00 am - Kids’ 1/4 Mi Fun Run starts (non-timed)
9:30 am - 5K Run starts (timed)
10:15 am – 11:30 am – Kids’ Fun Zone open, vendor booths, food, music, raffles & more!
Virtual Option - 5K Only. Walk or gobble when and where you want, outside or on a treadmill, in support of Chicks in Crisis. Enjoy a 5K route of your choice and post your time online between November 18th - November 25th, 2021. The run can be completed wherever you are located. Download the IYR app to post times and pictures to receive your completion certificate and be illustrated in the virtual results. Sign up by 10/1/21 and t-shirts will be sent to the address on record. *Please note: T-Shirts are first come, first served and there is no guarantee you will receive the size you order. T-Shirts will be shipped between November 10 – 13.
Kids 1/4 Mi Fun Run - $10. (12 & under not participating in the 5k). In-Person option only. Shirt not included, option to purchase for additional fee during online registration process.
5K Run – Individual ALL AGES - $30. Family of 4 - $100. In-Person or Virtual. Includes T-Shirt (sizes guaranteed if registered by 10/1/21) and finisher medal.
Stay active and help us save babies! All event proceeds benefit Chicks in Crisis, a non-profit 501(c)3, that offers pregnancy, parenting, adoption, and educational services. Please consider signing up as a virtual runner - and help us continue to save babies by directly reducing the number of infants facing abandonment, foster care, abuse and even death. Your registration fee will supply a young teen parent attending school with a 30-day supply of diapers for their child.
Early Packet PickUp –Saturday, November 20th from 12pm-4pm at Fleet Feet, 8238 Laguna Blvd, Suite 200, Elk Grove, CA 95758