Run Early, Eat All Day! Dover Turkey Trot is Thanksgiving Day!


This year marks the ninth anniversary of the Dover Turkey Trot road race and we are excited to celebrate this milestone! The Dover Turkey Trot will take place on Thursday, November 24, 2022 at the Garrison Elementary School. As you may know, the Dover Turkey Trot is a 5k road race designed for runners of all ages and abilities and has become a highly anticipated and fun family Thanksgiving Day tradition with close to 1,000 registered runners. Help us to promote a healthy lifestyle at this fun-filled community event that will benefit the Garrison School PTA.

The PTA raises funds to provide items that fall outside the realm of the current school budget such as the teacher mini-grant program, teacher appreciation, sponsorship of family and community events, purchase of “extras” for the classrooms, and help in subsidizing field trips and guest speakers. This race is our primary school fundraiser. We hope that you can join us to walk or run on the morning of Thanksgiving! If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at

Registration is now open! Click the link to signup!

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