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Find a turkey trot.
If up for the challenge, run a race Thanksgiving morning! Find a Turkey Trot in your town (they range from a totally doable one-mile to 10K), sign up, and add crossing the finish line to your holiday to-do list. Here is a list of some of the Trots in surrounding towns!!
Concord’s Galloping Gobbler: This 4-mile race starts at 9 a.m. at Bishop Brady High School at 25 Columbus Ave.
Seacoast Rotary’s Annual 5K Turkey Trot: Held each year on Thanksgiving morning at 8:30 a.m. sharp, starting at Pierce Island in Portsmouth and ending at Strawbery Banke..
Windham Turkey Trot: The run starts at 9 a.m. outside of 70 Blossom Road. You can “trot” either the 3- or 5-mile route.
Amherst Trot Off Your Turkey 5K: The flat, scenic course begins and ends at the Amherst Village Green and includes a one-mile fun run. The 5K starts at 10 a.m., and the fun run starts at 9:30 a.m.
Merrimack Turkey Trot: Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Merrimack, this 5K road race starts at 8 a.m. at Merrimack High School, 38 McElwain Dr.
Greater Derry Turkey Trot: This 5K race begins at 9 a.m. at Galliens Town Beach on Beaver Lake, located on Route 102 in Derry.
Manchester’s Fisher Cats Thanksgiving Day 5K:Begins at 9 a.m. at Fisher Cats Northeast Delta Dental Stadium, located at One Line Drive in Manchester.
Nashua’s Great Gobbler Thanksgiving Day 5K: Begins at 8 a.m. at the Nashua High School South Track, 36 Riverside St.