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Turkey Trot 5K/10K Run/Walk

Norma B. Handloff Park

Join fellow walkers and runners for the annual Turkey Trot at Handloff Park in Newark on November 23th. Both courses are certified, and will have 10 divisions in both the men's/women's categories. The first 500 registrants will receive a long sleeved t-shirt. Prizes will be awarded to overall winners, as well as winners in each age group category. Overall 1st/2nd/3rd place awards will be given in the 5K Walk.

Registration may be completed directly through the races2run website, or by printing/completing  the City of Newark Parks & Recreation paper registration form found at and either submitting it in person at the Municipal Building at 220 South Main Street, Newark, or by mail.  

Pre-registration is $25 and closes November 20.

Registration on November 21/22 will be $30.

Pre-race shirt/bib pickup will be held Friday Nov 22 at the Municipal Building from 8:30 - 5:00, for those registered by Nov 20.

Again this year, the Ancient Order of Hibernians will be collecting coats for locals in need.


  • Occurred Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm


Norma B. Handloff Park

1000 Barksdale Rd
Newark, DE 19711


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