Rivers Insurance Group is proud to sponsor the second annual Powell Turkey Trot, which will take place Thanksgiving morning, November 26, in downtown Powell.
We encourage you to show your spirit of the holidays by kicking off Thanksgiving Day with this fun event for both adults and families!
The 4-mile Powell Turkey Trot will support the following organizations:
Local area food banks
Olentangy Elementary School’s art program
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, through The United Way of Delaware County (link: https://www.liveuniteddelawarecounty.org/take-action/imagination-library)
The events of the day are as follows:
7 a.m.: The festivities begin with a food drive at the Village Green Pavilion. Race participants are asked to donate non-perishable food items to support local food pantries and the Olentangy Elementary School’s art programs.
8 a.m.: The Wobble ‘Till You Gobble Kids Race follows at 8 a.m., and participating children receive a Turkey Trot shirt and other prizes.
8:30 a.m.: The Powell Turkey Trot kicks off in historic downtown Powell, following a beautiful course that gently curves along tree lined streets and neighborhoods. The course is open to walkers and runners of all abilities, and strollers are welcome.
9:30 a.m.: The race concludes in downtown Powell with an awards ceremony. The top three males and females and the winner of each age group will be announced and prizes will be awarded. Each participant over the age of 21 will receive a large bottle of Sideswipe Brewing’s tasty fall beer offerings.
Registration fees are $45 for adults, and $5 for the kids run, plus a small processing fee.
We hope you’ll join us in this fun and meaningful holiday tradition!
For questions about the race or to register, please visit the Powell Turkey Trot’s website at http://www.powellturkeytrot.com.