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Posted on: September 28, 2021

Annual Turkey Trot returns November 20

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The City of Brighton’s Parks and Recreation Department will host the 37th Annual Turkey Trot Run/Walk Race at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 20 at the Brighton Recreation Center located at 555 N. 11th Avenue.

The 5K run/walk is a Bolder Boulder qualifying race and features various age divisions with awards given to first, second and third place male and female run and walk finishers in each age division. 

Registration is currently available by mail, online and in-person at the Brighton Recreation Center (front desk staff can help interested participants register). 

Mailed registration needs to be postmarked by Nov. 17, in-person registration needs to be completed by Nov. 18, and online registration needs to be filled out by Nov. 19 at noon. For registration details, go to The early bird registration fee is $30 for adults (ages 18-59) or $20 for youth (ages 17 and under) and seniors (ages 60+). The race day fee is $35 for adults (ages 18-59) or $25 for youth (ages 17 and under) and seniors (ages 60+). The fee includes a Tec T-shirt, post-race breakfast, prizes, drawings and much more. COVID guidelines at the time will apply.

Thank you to the following sponsors for the race: Platte Valley Medical Center, Black Jack Pizza & Salads, Colorado State Park, McDonalds, Metal West, Redeemer Bible Church, TBK Bank, United Power, Mountain View Family Dental, United States Army Recruiting Station and Anthony's Pizza.

Packet pick-up will be on Tuesday, Nov. 16 and Wednesday, Nov. 17 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Bibs will need to be picked up on the day of the race.

For more information regarding this event, please contact John Workman, Operations Supervisor, at 303-655-2200 or 303-655-2219 or

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