Annual WMU Turkey Trot 5K

  • Turkey Trot logo with graphic of turkey pushing a grocery cart full of cans and packaged food; The words, Help Change the Story is included with the logo

    Food Collection
    at the Turkey Trot

    Bring a canned item to the SRC drop box on or before Saturday, Nov. 17. Donations help the WMU Invisible Need Project and local food pantries.

  • Three Turkey Trot participants wearing homemade turkey hats and holding their Turkey Trot medals.

    2017 Turkey Trot

  • Participant running the Turkey Trot wearing a Tukey hat.
  • Turkey Trot 2017 Start of the Race

    Turkey Trot 2017

  • Photo of actual Turkey Trot medal that has the Turkey Trot logo on it

    Get your gold at the
    Turkey Trot Nov. 17 


It's that time of year again!  Welcome to the 2018 Turkey Trot!  Please utilize the information below to help answer your questions and sign up for the Oldest Race in Kalamazoo!

We will have prizes for the overall Man & Woman in each of the Run and Walk portions of the race.  Also new this year we are going to have a winner for the overall best costume for Men and Women!

Registration is $22, which includes a long sleeve t-shirt (guaranteed if registered by 11/8) and a finisher medal.

Online Registration

Mail-In Registration Form

Course Map

Parking Map

For questions, comments or concerns, please contact the Race Director, Mike Berdowski, at or (269)387-3765.