EVENT LOCATION: WTOL 11 STUDIO, 730 N SUMMIT ST, DOWNTOWN TOLEDO
DAVE’S TURKEY CHASE COURSE MAP
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TOLEDO'S THANKSGIVING DAY TRADITION
The annual Dave's Turkey Chase 5K, presented by ProMedica is the ideal Thanksgiving day family fun run/walk. With media sponsor WTOL 11 in downtown Toledo, the event also includes a one mile walk, a kids run and a virtual option — all to benefit Cherry Street Mission Ministries.
The event starts on Summit St. at WTOL 11, heads passed 5/3 Field, onto Huron St. passing by the Huntington Center and continues across Cherry St, then back onto Summit St. to the finish along the Maumee River behind WTOL 11 studios.
Kids Start: 8:30am
5K Start: 9:00am
1 Mile Walk Start: 9:05am
Course Open: 1.5 hours
Maximum Field: 4,000 Runners
Minimum Age: 6 on Race Day (5K)
- Custom Long sleeve Shirt (5K)
- Custom Short sleeve T-shirt (1 Mile Walk)
- Immediate Online Results
- Commemorative Mug (in person race only)
- Post-race Refreshments
- Homemade Schmucker's Restaurant Pies
- Overall & Age Group Awards
- Downloadable Finisher Certificate
- Free Photographs
- Participant Photo Upload Access
- + More
Join us in showing thanks by giving to help others, and burn off the day's extra calories in the process.
Free Kids 1/4 Mile & 1/2 Mile Run
Kids 1/4 mile Turkey Chase run starts at 8:30am, immediately followed by the 1/2 mile option. There is no charge for this kids event, but all participants must be registered and wearing an official BIB to participate.
FAMILY PACKAGE PRICING
Register for the 5K together to receive a discounted rate (minimum registrants = 4).
Members of the Ann Arbor Track Club receive an automatic discount off registration for this event during checkout. If you do not see the discount applied, please contact your individual club to make sure your membership up-to-date/active.
Early Packet Pickup days, times and locations will be emailed to all registrants during race-week, and published on social media for each of our events.
The most convenient parking for getting to the Turkey Chase start/finish line is at the Vistula Parking Garage. The garage will require a $5 charge upon entering. The gates will be opened after the start of the race so that you can leave without any delay once you finish the race.
You may also park at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 740 N Superior St., or any other downtown lot, meter and legal parking spot. All parking is at your own risk.
- Maritime Plaza — Volunteers Only
- Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral — $5 Parking Donation to Church
- Vistula — $5 Event Parking
- Other parking available throughout downtown (observe posted signs).
Ample parking is available in the Vistula Parking Garage. Use the entrance off of Superior. — View Map