Mercer County Turkey Trot
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5k Race Start – 8:30am

Fun Run Start – 8:35am


Turkey Trot The Seventh Annual Mercer County Turkey Trot – a 5K race and 1 Mi walk on Thanksgiving Morning in Mercer County Park – will take place on Thursday, November 28, 2019. The 5K race kicks off at 8:30 am from the West Picnic area. The walk/fun run will start immediately after the 5K run has started. More information about parking and the race course will be available as we get closer to the race day.

This is the seventh annual event being organized by a Race Committee of Mercer County residents. The race committee will oversee the donation of the net proceeds from the event to local food pantries. If you or your organization are interested in supporting the Mercer County Turkey Trot, please contact

Mercer County Park: Hughes Drive Entrance


Thank you to our Sponsors, Volunteers and Participants for making last year’s Mercer County Turkey Trot our most successful yet.  We raised over $44,000 worth of food and funds for local food banks in the Mercer County Area.

Roundview Capital
Lasley Brahaney
Stark & Stark
Rue Insurance


Mercer Street Friends
Below are the local food pantries and charitable organizations that benefit directly from the Mercer County Turkey Trot.
Jewish Family & Children's Service
Catholic Charities
Mercer Street Friends