What better way to give thanks and celebrate this Thanksgiving, than a morning with your closest friends and family! Run, Eat and Give Thanks!

Pearland, Texas – a quiet town just outside of Houston, is the proud home to the 2nd Annual Pearland Turkey Trot. Turkey Trots have been part of the American Thanksgiving Day tradition dating back to 1896 with the founding of the Buffalo New York Thanksgiving Day Race. Over the years, many communities and organizations have joined in this wonderful holiday ritual, and Pearland, Texas is proud to be the home a growing tradition in 2017.

Registration Fees

6 Mile Run

4 Mile Run

1 Mile Walk


About the Pearland Turkey Trot


2017 Pearland Turkey Trot Medal Reveal!

  • Something for the whole family! 6 Mile Run, 4 Mile Run, 1 Mile Walk and a Kids K 
  • Beautiful Pearland Course
  • "Pearland Turkey Trot" Long-Sleeve Participant Shirt
  • One-of-a-kind Finisher's Medal for 6-mile and 4-mile finishers
  • Delicious post-race food & beverage, locally sponsored
  • Exciting "Thanksgiving" Post-race Party


Friday, November 17, 2017
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Houston Methodist
Comprehensive Care Center - Pearland
8520 W. Broadway St.
Pearland, TX 77584

Saturday, November 18, 2017
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wild Pear Running Store
9330 Broadway, D-400, Pearland, TX 77584

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
ACU of Texas
6306 Broadway, Pearland, TX 77581

* Race Day packet pick-up will be available for participants who register after 6:00 pm on Monday, November 20, 2017.  All other participants will need to pick up their packets at the above-mentioned locations. In the event that you are not able to pick up your packet you may designate someone to pick up your packet for you, they will need a copy of your ID and confirmation email.




Participants will compete in the following age groups for both the 6 Mile Run and 4 Mile Run:

14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over

First place finisher in each age division will receive a commemorative award. All finishers will receive a commemorative medal and participant shirt.

There will be no awards for the 1 Mile Walk.

Kids K Participants will receive a participation medal. 

Event Schedule

  • November 17 11:00 AM CST - Packet Pick-up #1

  • November 18 10:00 AM CST - Packet Pick-up #2

  • November 21 10:00 AM CST - Packet Pick-up #3

  • November 23 6:30 AM CST - Packet Pick Up Tent OPEN

  • November 23 7:20 AM CST - Packet Pick Up Tent CLOSED

  • November 23 7:30 AM CST - 6 Mile Run START

  • November 23 7:50 AM CST - 4 Mile Run START

  • November 23 8:30 AM CST - 1 Mile Walk START

  • November 23 9:00 AM CST - KidsK START

Contact Information

Event Location

Pearland Stadium, Pearland, TX, United States

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