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  • A Running Tradition 15 Years Strong!

    The Highlands Ranch Turkey Day 5k is a South Metro Denver tradition. Held annually on Thanksgiving morning, this event signals the start of the holiday season. Starting and ending near Shea Stadium in Highlands Ranch, this Family Friendly 5k Run/Walk and Thanksgiving go hand in hand. Our fun course serves runners and walkers of all levels. Baby strollers and canine buddies are all welcome, making this a great event for your, your family and friends!

    Date:          Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22

    Time:         Race begins 9 am 
                      Check-in/Registration opens at 7:30 am

    Location:   Shea Staduim
                     3270 Redstone Park Cir, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129 

    Post Race Events:

    • Free Pancake Breakfast (suggested donation of $5 or more to benefit the Douglas County Fallen Officer Fund)
    • Free coffee and hot chocolate
    • Free Beer Garden
    • Vendor Village
    • Music
    • Awards
    • and more!


  • Register Register

    Register Online Today! 

    Register by NOON on November 16th to be eligible for early pick up!

    Sponsorship & Booth Information 

    Volunteer Information

  • The Chamber of Commerce of Northwest Douglas County is proud to support the Douglas County Fallen Officer Fund this year. The purpose of the Fallen Officer Fund is to provide assistance to Douglas County Sheriff’s Office members who are killed or seriously injured in the line of duty.



  • Thank you to our generous sponsors!



  • TD5k Registration Fees TD5k Registration Fees

    Prices through November 19
    If you registered by NOON on November 16 you can pick up your shirt & bib early. If you registered after NOON on November 16th you can pick up your shirt & bib on race day beginning at 7:30 am. 

    New this year - all registrants will receive a premium unisex, long-sleeve, poly rich blend t-shirt. These shirts are soft and a runner's favorite!

    $30 - Little Chicks (6-12 years) 

    $47 -  Jenny/Jake (13 years & up)

    $135 - Flock of Four (2 adults, 2 children- 6 - 12 years)

    Hatchlings - Children 5 years and under - FREE! Does not include shirt or bib. Shirts may be purchased for $10 


  • Shirt/Bib Pick Up Shirt/Bib Pick Up

    If you registered by NOON on Friday, November 16th you can pick up your shirt and bib early! If not, you can pick up your shirt & bib on race day beginning at 7:30 am

    Monday, November 19 - 3pm-7pm
    Tuesday, November 20 - 3pm - 7pm

    Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center
    Lower level - in The Institute
    1060 Plaza Drive
    Highlands Ranch, CO 80129​
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    Shirts and bibs will also be available Race Day beginning at 7:30 am