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2015 Turkey Day 5K- Boise

Thursday, November 26th, 2015


Close DateAny time before the event ends or when space runs out.
Age LimitFamily Friendly
Since 1989, this event has brought family and friends together to start the day in a healthy way. Join runners, joggers and walkers for a morning of fun.
PerksEnjoy a scenic, 5K course with your family and friends in Downtown Boise! Walk, jog or run along the flat course, which starts on Main Street at 6th Street, heads through downtown and finishes on Capitol Blvd. and Idaho Street. Enjoy the finish area fun in front of City Hall.

Participants will be staged according to anticipated pace to ensure a safe and enjoyable race for everyone. Strollers are allowed, but must line up behind individual runners and walkers. Leashed dogs are also permitted and pet owners must line up with their dogs behind individual runners and walkers. Music players with headphones are allowed.
Parking DetailsAll metered street parking is free on Thanksgiving Day. All downtown Boise garages will have a $5 maximum fee for parking.

Nearby garages include:

Eastman Garage: Main and 9th
City Centre Garage: Front and 9th
Myrtle Street Garage: Myrtle and 8th
CausesHunger Sports & Recreation
SkillsCleanups Race Registration Race Waterstops Recreational Activities
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Shifts (6)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
Start: Thu, Nov 26 4:00am
End: Thu, Nov 26 8:00am
Help unload water, set up tents, tables, chairs and shirts on race morning.

City Hall, Main Street at 6th, Boise, ID 83702
Start: Thu, Nov 26 5:30am
End: Thu, Nov 26 8:45am
The majority of runners will arrive on race morning to pick up their race bib and T-shirt. You will type their last name into the computer to find their registration, assign them the appropriate bib number and provide them with their Pre Selected T-Shirt Size. ** There will not be a goodie bag for this race for athletes.

City Hall, Main St and 6th, Boise, ID 83702
Start: Thu, Nov 26 6:45am
End: Thu, Nov 26 9:00am
Help to collect the canned food donations that the athletes bring. Will just need to load the cans into the truck provided.

City Hall, Main St and 6th, Boise, ID 83702
Start: Thu, Nov 26 7:00am
End: Thu, Nov 26 11:00am
Pass out race water, gatorade and snacks to all racers

City Hall, Main St and 6th, Bois, ID 83702
Start: Thu, Nov 26 7:45am
End: Thu, Nov 26 10:30am
There will be 2 aid stations located on the course this year. All Aid Station supplies will be dropped off at the designated location prior to your arrival. When you arrive you and the other aid station volunteers will need to set up the aid station with the provided supplies. This will include Water, Gatorade, Snacks, and a special Thanksgiving Themed Treat. As the runners come past your aid station you assist them in staying hydrated. Please keep this area clean. Once all runners have passed you will pack everything up and compile all trash into the provided garbage bags.

City Hall, Main St and 6th, Boise, ID 83702
Start: Thu, Nov 26 9:00am
End: Thu, Nov 26 12:00pm
We are looking for a great team of volunteers to help us with the tear down of this amazing yet short event. With the help of a few extra volunteers we can get this race cleaned up in record time so we can all go enjoy the Holiday! Volunteers here will assist in breaking down Tents, Tables, Chairs, Soft Fencing, Signage Etc.

City Hall, Main St and 6th, Boise, ID 83702