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Turkey Trot 2017

The area's biggest & best Turkey Trot is just days away. Sign up online before Thursday to take advantage of pre-race day registration savings and special family rates that aren't available day-of. Also, your first-choice shirt size may not be available at day-of registration! Plan to run, walk, jog or push a stroller, but join us in Downtown Burbank early (7:30am) on Thanksgiving morning for this no-to-be-missed holiday tradition. This is one race that's for everyone…even pets. And if you're running for time, you can get your race results at on-site kiosks and also online here.

  • Starts early (7:30am), ends early 
  • 5K/10K Run, 5K Walk & Kids Run
  • FREE Parking steps from the start/finish line
  • Tech T-Shirt (women's sizes, too!) + Medal FREE with registration
  • Kids Fun Zone
  • Pre-Race Expo
  • Note: The 5K run/walk is for competitive and casual runners, as well as walkers. • The 10K is for competitive runners only. • The Kids Run is not competitive. 

Our 2017 Turkey Trot Sponsors

Turkey Trot Sponsors


Beautiful Downtown Burbank at the YMCA!
321 E. Magnolia Blvd (corner of Magnolia Blvd & Third Street)
Burbank, CA 91502

Registration Categories

  • 5K Individual (5K is for Everyone. Competitive and Casual Runners, as well as Walkers)
  • 10K Individual (10K is for Competitive Runners Only)
  • Family Pricing (5K only)
  • Kids Run (Kids 9 and Under. This is a Fun-Run and not competitive.
  • Virtual Runner (Race virtually and support your Team and the YMCA. T-shirt mailed to you!)

TEAM Competitions (New for 2017!)

Register as a team with prizes awarded for the largest teams! 3 Team categories:

  • Burbank School Teams (2016 winners Burbank High + Luther Middle School!)
  • Corporate/Business Teams (2016 winner Fitbody Bootcamp!)
  • Not-For-Profit Team Category (New for 2017!)

To JOIN A TEAM, simply pick from a list of teams on the registration page and join your team.

To CREATE A TEAM, designate a person/team captain to "create the team" after which that will be an available team for you to join.

Race For A Great Cause!

100% of race proceeds support the YMCA Financial Assistance Programs benefitting community residents. Please make a donation in support of this program to this non-profit organization. Thank you!

Registration Costs

  • 5K Individual: $40 Pre-registration; $50 race day registration
  • 10K Individual: $40 Pre-registration; $50 race day registration
  • NEW! Family Pricing for 5K - Pre-Registration ONLY
    • Family of 3 $105 (Save $15!)
    • Family of 4 $140 (Save $20!)
    • Family of 5 $170 (Save $30!)
    • Family of 6 $190 (Save $50!)
  • Kids Run (Kids 9 and Under) $20
  • Virtual Runner $40

Discount codes are for 5K, 10K and Virtual registrations only.


Please sign up early! No day-of-race Family Pricing or Discount Codes available.

Race Day Schedule (subject to change)

November 23, 2017 – Thanksgiving Morning

6:00am Day-of Registration/Packet pick up
6:30am Expo open
7:00am Warm up and announcements
7:30am 10K/5K competitive run start
7:35am 5K fun run/walk start
8:45am Awards (Top 3 M/F Overall + Team Competition Winners)
9:00am Kids Run start (ages 9 and under)

Packet Pickup

Registrants are encouraged to pick up their race packets before race morning at one of the following locations:

Fleet Feet Sports
1516 W. Magnolia, Burbank
November 18 & 19

Burbank Community YMCA
321 E. Magnolia, Burbank
November 20, 21 & 22

Course Map

Download the Burbank Y Turkey Trot course map here.


Top 3 Overall Male and Female Winners
Overall awards are based on Gun Time NOT Chip Time. First three male runners and first three female runners across the finish line will be considered the overall winners.

Largest Team in each of the available categories (Schools, Business, Not For Profit) NEW for 2017!


FREE PARKING is available at the Burbank Town Center mall located directly across from the Y at the corner (access the parking areas from E. Cypress Street)