Recognized as one of the top trots in the US, the O’side Turkey Trot features sizzling fast 5 Mile and 5K courses with over two miles of beautiful ocean views and finishing near the historic Oceanside Pier steps from the sand. Come “move your feet before you eat” this Thanksgiving in downtown Oceanside at this family-friendly event, with a run or walk for all ages. Additional event fun includes a Thanksgiving-themed costume contest, the largest team competition, live course entertainment, commemorative t-shirts, and finisher medals for all participants. The O’side Turkey Trot features Chronotrack timing with live results. Proceeds benefit non-profits that serve O’side residents.
Event Date: Thursday, November 24, 2022
Event Location: Oceanside Civic Center; 330 N Civic Center Dr., Oceanside, CA 92054
Event Times: 6:00 AM – Registration
6:45 AM – 5 Mile Run – Civic Center
8:05 AM – 5K Run – Civic Center
8:35 AM – 5K Walk – Civic Center
9:00 AM – Last wave of 5K walk
10:00 AM – Move Your Feet Before You Eat!® 1 Mile; 7-12 yrs. old and Seniors over 65
Start at Tyson and Pacific St.
10:25 AM – Tiny Turkey Trot 1/5Mile; 6yrs. & Under; Start at Tyson Park
*All start times are subject to change.
Registration Fees (Subject to change)
Adult 5 Mile: $45 by 11/21; $48 by 11/23; $50 on Race Day
Adult 5K: $40 by 11/21; $43 by 11/23; $45 on Race Day
Adult 5k/5M Combo $50 by11/23; $55 on Race Day
Sr. (65+) & Active Military 5k $38 by 11/23; $40 on Race Day
Sr. (65+) & Active Military 5M $40 by 11/23; $45 on Race Day
Sr./Military 5M/5M Combo $48 by 11/23; $50 on Race Day
Youth Entry (17 & under) $28 by 11/23; $33 on Race Day
Event Beneficiaries: $5.00 from the race entry fee can go to the Oceanside School or non-profit of your choice or the Move Your Feet Before You Eat Foundation®.
Awards & Prizes: Finisher medals for all! Awards are given to the top three male and female finishers in each age division of the 5Mile and 5K. The Move Your Feet Before You Eat!® 1 Mile 7-12 yr. old race will be scored by 7-8, 9-10, & 11-12yr old’s. The top 10 largest teams will receive $100 gift certificates to local Oceanside restaurants.
Walk in Registration and T-shirt/Bib Pick up:
Junior Seau Beach Community Center; 300 The Strand N, Oceanside, CA 92054
Wednesday – November 23, 10 AM -1 PM
Health Expo only
Thursday – November 24th 7AM – 11:30AM
Day of Registration Only:
Oceanside Civic Center
6 AM – 10:30 AM