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Tropical Park hosting "Baptist Health South Florida Turkey Day Run Miami"

Thanksgiving Day 5K/10K race event is presented by Publix

MIAMI (November 24, 2015)

Warm up your Thanksgiving Day appetite with the “Baptist Health South Florida Turkey Day Run Miami” presented by Publix.  The fun starts at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 26, 2015, Thanksgiving Day, at Tropical Park, 7900 SW 40th St., Miami.  Adults and children ages 2 and up are encouraged to run or walk in this fun and health-minded family 5K/10K race event. 

Advance registration is suggested, but registration is also available 6-7 a.m. on Race Day.  Registered race participants will receive a commemorative t-shirt.  

Register here

For race questions email [email protected] or call 305-278-8668.  

Race Day parking will be available at the Park’s entrance at the intersection of Bird Rd. and SW 79th Ave. Plan on arriving early. Cars will not be allowed into the park after 7:15 a.m. If you are dropping off a runner, please do so at the shopping center across the street since there will be no outgoing traffic permitted until after the race.

Baptist Health South Florida Turkey Day Run Miami presented by Publix is collecting canned food donations for Camillus House, to distribute to those in need for their Thanksgiving meal. Bring along two canned food items (per person) on race day and you will be entered into a raffle to win a complimentary race entry for any Life Time Fitness 2015-2016 Florida race!


Miami-Dade Parks is a world-class parks system supported by the Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade and focused on Placemaking, Health and Fitness, and Conservation and Stewardship.

“Baptist Health South Florida Turkey Day Run Miami”- 5K/10K Thanksgiving Day Race Event presented by Publix
Race Day Registration: 6-7 a.m. 5K/10K races start at 7:30 a.m. Kids Trot (ages 2-9) starts at 9 a.m.
November 26, 2015 — 07:30 a.m.
Tropical Park, 7900 SW 40th St., Miami
Editor's Note:
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