321 E. Magnolia Blvd.

M-F: 5:30am‑10pm

Sat: 7am‑6:30pm

Sun: 9am‑5pm

Burbank Community YMCA


Plan to run, walk, jog or push a stroller, but join us in Downtown Burbank early (7:30am) on Thanksgiving morning for this not-to-be-missed holiday tradition. 100% of race proceeds support the YMCA Financial Assistance Program benefitting community residents. This is one race that's for everyone…even pets. And if you're running for time, you can get your race results at the new on-site kiosks and also online here.

  • Starts early (7:30am), ends early 
  • 5K/10K Run, 5K Walk & Kids Run
  • Family Pricing for 5K Race! SAVE $!
  • FREE Parking, steps from the start/finish line
  • Tech T-Shirt (women's sizes, too!) + Medal FREE
    Shirts are fitted, order size accordingly; no exchanges
  • 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.

Partnership opportunities still available at levels to suit most any budget. Download the 2018 Turkey Trot Partnership Package here.

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

  • 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.

Register your local business, BUSD School, or non-profit and race as a team!

To CREATE A TEAM, designate a person/team captain to "create the team". Helpful info on how to create a new team here.

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

Any questions about team formation, please contact us for help michelle.bowman@burbankymca.org

Prizes awarded for the largest teams! 3 Team categories:

  • Burbank School Team Category (2016 and 2017 winner Burbank High School)
  • Corporate/Business Team Category (2016 and 2017 winner Fitbody Bootcamp)
  • Not-For-Profit Team Category (2017 winner Officer David Nelson and Other Fallen Heroes)

100% of race proceeds support the YMCA Financial Assistance Programs benefitting the Burbank community. Please consider an additional donation in support of this program to this non-profit organization. Thank you!

  • 5K Individual: $40 Pre-registration; $50 race day registration
  • 10K Individual: $45 Pre-registration; $55 race day registration
  • NEW! Family Pricing for 5K
  • Families of 3 or more save $5 for each family member!
  • Kids Run (Kids 9 and Under) $20
  • Discount codes are for 5K and 10K individual registrations only.

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

6:00am Day-of Registration/Packet pick up
6:30am Expo open
6:55am 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)

Bag/Coat Check available – located next to the stage
Courtesy of Fleet Feet Burbank

Race Results - located near Registration

First Aid - located in front of Burlington

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

Fleet Feet
1516 W. Magnolia, Burbank
Saturday, November 17, Noon-5pm Sunday, November 18, Noon-5pm

Burbank Community YMCA
321 E. Magnolia, Burbank
Monday, November 19, 7am-7pm Tuesday, November 20, 7am-7pm Wednesday, November 21, 7am-7pm

Download the Burbank Y Turkey Trot course map here.

Individual Awards

Medals to the top 1st, 2nd & 3rd place male and female runners in both the 5k and 10k. Plus, 1st place runners in the 10k and 5k also receive a pair of running shoes, courtesy of Fleet Feet Burbank. (Awards are based on gun time, not chip time. The first 3 male runners and first 3 females runners across the finish line will be considered the overall winners.)

Team Awards

Trophies to the largest team in each of the 3 team categories: School, Business, Not-For-Profit

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)