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Scheels Turkey Trot

Family Fun on Thanksgiving Day!

Before you settle in for a day of Thanksgiving feasting and football, head to the Scheels Turkey Trot for a large serving of healthy family fun. This annual running and walking event is a great way to burn calories and give back to the community. Check out this video from the event: https://youtu.be/8FeVIJNyk4k


Thursday, November 28 – Thanksgiving Day!

Time: 10K, 2 mile run and 2 mile walk all begin at 8:30 a.m.


SCHEELS parking lot, 1200 Scheels Drive, Sparks, NV 89434

Run/Walk Options:

Participants can choose to do either the timed 10K run or the two-mile untimed walk or run around the Sparks Marina. The 10K, which equates to a little more than six miles, uses city streets, as well as the local bike path. Both the 10K and the two-mile events will start and finish in the parking lot of Scheels.

Cost to Participate: 

$25 per entry now through November 21

$30 Nov. 22-24 (active.com only) – 11 a.m. registration closes

$40 Nov. 25-27 (during packet pickup at Scheels)

$60 Nov. 28 (Race day – cash only)

Registration locations:

www.active.com (small service fee applied)

In person (download ENTRY FORM here)

SCHEELS Customer Service 

Sparks Parks and Recreation Department, 98 Richards Way. Office hours are Monday – Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Por Favor Note: Para más información en este evento, por favor llame al (775) 353-2376 y pregunte por Jackie o manden un correo electrónico al recinfo@cityofsparks.us.

Other Event Details:

A portion of the proceeds from the event’s registration fees benefit Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful, and the City of Sparks Youth Scholarship Fund receives $2 per entry.

Every runner and walker receives a commemorative long-sleeve souvenir shirt, fruit and refreshments. 

For more information, call (775) 353.7898 or email recinfo@cityofsparks.us

Thank you to our sponsors!



2018 10K Race Results

Overall Results

Results by Age Division