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What a great 27th Running of the Turkeys!  Thank you all you participated - participating and working (before, during and after).  Great way to start the holiday.  See you next year.  


Now into its 27th year!  This family friendly race normally begins at Fisher Elementary School in Arlington, VT each Thanksgiving morning.  Looking forward to in person racing and comradery in 2023. 



2024 Online Registration 



Race Date: November 28, 2024

Start Time:  9:00 am


Location:  Fisher Elementary


Registration:  Online (available by October 2024) in advance is appreciated or via mail (paper registration form). In-person registration will be available but closes at 8:30 am on November 28. Packet pick up Wednesday night, November 27, 2024 at Fisher Elementary gymnasium from 5:30 - 6:30 pm or day of race. 

Turkey Stuff:  Turkeyware to the first 300 entrants in the 5K run and walk.

Entry Fees:                                     


  • Postmarked by November 16, 2024 -                             $ 30            

  • Postmarked by November 16, 2024 + BKVR Member - $ 20            

  • Postmarked AFTER November 16 -                               $ 40            

  • Family of 4 or less postmarked by November 16 -         $ 90            

  • Family of 4 or less AFTER November 16, 2024  -          $110           


  • Kids Fun Run -                                                               $1.00           


  • BKVR Membership New or renewal at entry earns BKVR rate and guaranteed turkey wear -                                                                             $ 20 (2-person)                                                                                                                 $ 25 (family)


Fun Stuff: Post your fun race photos to the Running of the Turkeys Facebook page for a chance to win vintage turkey swag!

Questions:   Please contact


All proceeds go to the BKVR Scholarship Fund!

Additional donations to the fund always welcome. 



Calling all turkeys for the


Running of the Turkeys


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