Wauconda Turkey Trot
2020 Wauconda Turkey Trot
Event: The 10th annual race features a 4 mile run around beautiful Bangs Lake in Wauconda, IL, as well as a 2 mile fun run/walk down Main Street and around Cook Park. It can be done anytime between November 21st and Thanksgiving Morning November 26th, 2020. There will be no mass gathering on Thanksgiving morning as in the past.
Date & Time: Anytime between Saturday, November 21st and Thursday November 26th. Winners announced the following week.
Tee shirt and Bib P/U: By appointment, or mail
Organizers: StarRunners, a division of the non-profit STAR (Sharing Time and Resources) is organizing the event.
Beneficiaries: All proceeds from the race will be donated to the Wauconda/Island Lake Food Pantry.
Amenities: All participants will receive an event T-shirt and a finisher's certificate. Trophies (in the shape of turkeys) will be awarded to the first and second place overall male and female contestants, as well as the first and second place winners in age categories. While competitive runners compete for results and trophies, also added is a best costume award to maintain a fun and recreational atmosphere.