TIME: 5k – 8:30 | 1 Mile – 9:30
LOCATION: Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center, 9100 Freedom Center Blvd, Manassas, VA

Fun Run Racing is partnering with Hero’s Bridge and the Sweet Julia Grace Foundation to bring you the 2021 Prince William Turkey Trot. A portion of race proceeds will benefit these two fantastic charitable organizations.

Hero’s Bridge serves elderly veterans of the World War II, Korean and Vietnam wars, bridging veterans to a better quality of life through age specific and innovative programs. For more information go to

The Sweet Julia Grace Foundation serves families with children who are seriously ill, have special needs, or are currently facing a medical crisis. SJGF grants wishes that bring joy, fills in gaps other services are unable to fill, and provides support with day-to-day needs for families who are going through the unimaginable with their child. For more information go to

Reasons to Trot with Us!

All 5K runners and 1-mile runners will receive a custom race shirt, medal, custom bib, and a digital finisher’s certificate.


All participants will receive a race shirt, custom race medal, custom race bib, and digital finisher’s certificate.  Duck Donuts is back!  Due to health protocols, the donuts will be given at packet pickup, NOT after the race.  As always, we greatly appreciate the support from our friends at Duck Donuts.


The top 3 male and female 5K finishers in each of the following 5K age groups receive awards receive Gift Cards to The Running Store: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+.

We will also have COSTUME awards! Feel free to wear your best-themed gear: Pilgrim, Turkey, Pie, Colonial – whatever screams “Thanksgiving” to you!

Thanksgiving Photo Booth

Want to prove you raced a turkey this year ? You and all your friends/family can take a picture with our 8 ft X 8 ft “photo booth” turkey backdrop at this year’s race. May the best turkey win!

Stay Warm!

The Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center has graciously opened its facility so participants and spectators can stay “warm” both pre and post-race.

Do the Turkey Dance!

Our DJ will be playing music from 8:00-10:30 to burn off EVEN MORE calories!

Strollers: allowed |  Dogs: not allowed due to safety concerns

The 5k has a course time limit of 50 minutes (16 min/mile).  

The 1 Mile Run/Walk IS NOT timed.