Franklin Park Turkey Trot 5K


Thanksgiving Day, November 26, 2015
Race at 9:00am; check in & race day registration start at 8am



Franklin Park Golf Clubhouse

One Circuit Drive, Boston, MA 02121

Enjoy Boston’s most scenic 5k on the beautiful historic paths of Franklin Park.  Run or walk the “jewel” of the Emerald Necklace to start your Thanksgiving Day! Bring everyone and make it a family event – all ages welcome.

Great Prizes for fast finishers and costumes!

This event supports the Franklin Park Coalition’s seasonal programs: Elma Lewis Playhouse in the Park concerts, year-round volunteer days, woodlands restoration, line dancing, and fitness activities. Run to support your park!

Question? Contact:
or call: 617-442-4141

Race Details

We are working to finalize the details of the route for 2015.  We can tell you this…it will be a beautiful loop around Franklin Park.

Parking & MBTA

You can park at the Franklin Park clubhouse, along the park road, or take bus: #16 from Forest Hills & JFK stations.


The golf clubhouse will be open, but be advised that the bathrooms only have a few stalls.  Leave plenty of time in case there is a line.

Number Pick-Up and Bib Tags

We’ll have number pick up Wednesday evening before race day and inside the club house starting at 8:00 am before the race start.  Your early pick up is appreciated.

Bag Check

We will not have bag check, sorry.

Awards & Results

We’ll have awards for best male and female overall, youth and adult age group first place winners, and for runners in the best costumes, at approximately 9:50 inside the club house.

Wednesday Number Pick Up and In-Person Registration

Details for 2015 to come.



Help make the Franklin Park Turkey Trot a success through your sponsorship!  Contact to learn more about sponsorship opportunities. Businesses and organizations will be recognized in all Turkey Trot publicity. 










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