Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk benefiting LUM — THIS THURSDAY



Lafayette, IN — The annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk will kick off on Thanksgiving morning at McAllister Park (formerly the Lafayette Golf Course). Come join us at the crack of dawn on Thanksgiving morning to run or walk in the Turkey Trot 5K. It’s a fun family event that is open to runners, walkers, strollers, and dogs. All of the proceeds will help local families through the programs of Lafayette Urban Ministry. Turkey Trot details are as follows:

  • Date: Thursday, November 24 – Thanksgiving Day
  • Start Time: 8 a.m.; Check In: 6:30 – 7:30 a.m.
  • Location: McAllister Park (formerly the Lafayette Golf Course) on Golfview Dr off of N 9th Street Rd in Lafayette
  • Fee: $35 for Adult; $10 for youth (under 13)
  • Go to www.turkeytrot5krun.org — for more information including online registration and volunteer sign up

Music will be provided by Shamus from B102.9, and our mascot, Tom the Turkey will be there to greet runners at the start and finish and available for photos. Special thanks to our event sponsors: Midwest Rentals, K 105, B 102.9, Henriott Group, Hodson’s Bay Company, Old National Bank, City Market, Einstein Bros. Bagels, Rob’s Java Jo’z, Club NewTone — and all the runners and walkers.

Joe Micon
Executive Director
Lafayette Urban Ministry
765-423-2691 – office
765-491-0127 – mobile

Ben Murphy
Director, Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk
Lafayette Urban Ministry
765-423-2691 – office


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