• Location: Downtown Blue Ridge
  • 907 East Main Street
  • Blue Ridge, Ga 30513
  • Phone: 828-557-5405

11th Annual Turkey Trot

This year there will two options for the Annual Blue Ridge Turkey Trot. We will be offering a live in-person race with social distancing measures put in place as well as a virtual event for those that want to participate but not ready for an in-person gathering.

TSHIRT will be given to participants in both events.

Overall and age group awards will be given to runners in the live event.


The virtual 5k will start on November 21st and run through November 29th. You can run your 5k ANYWHERE anytime you like during this time. Once you complete your run submit your results manually or utilize RaceJoy for a fun interactive experience. Information will be sent out prior to the race start regarding results submission. Please make sure NOT to OPT out for emails for this event. You will be receiving valuable information leading up to the Virtual Event. Also, make sure your mailing address is correct. For those who don’t pick up their T shirt in person, they will be mailed to the address in your Runsignup account. Please make sure your mailing address is correct.


Our live event will be held on Thanksgiving morning in beautiful downtown Blue Ridge beginning at 8:00 a.m. We promise to have you home in time to get your turkey in the oven. Guaranteed T shirts and preferred sizing for all runners registered by Nov 12. Awards will be given to overall and age group winners.

RACEJOY: We are utilizing RaceJoy for the Virtual Event and for the Live Event. Download this free interactive app to your mobile device so you and your friends and family can track your success and send your cheers along your run. You can also post results for the virtual event directly from the app.

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