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Come Enjoy the Naperville Lions Club Thanksgiving Turkey Trot and Give Back this Holiday

Come Enjoy the Naperville Lions Club Thanksgiving Turkey Trot and Give Back this Holiday

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Naperville Noon Lions 5K Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 25, 2021

8:00 am  – 10:30 am

Naperville Central High School

440 Aurora Avenue 

Naperville, IL 


Price:  $25.00 to $40.00  —Adults $35 until Oct 31, $40 thereafter; children $25 to $30

The Naperville Noon Lions Club will host its 24th annual Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning November 25, 2021, starting at 8:00 a.m. Registration is open. This is a chip-timed race with awards given to the top three overall male and female finishers as well as the top three finishers in each age group. Runners, walkers, running strollers, and special needs runners/walkers are welcome. Adult registration is $35 until October 31, 2021, and $40 thereafter, for children ages 10-14 $30, and children age 9 and under $25. No dogs (except guide and service dogs) or other animals. All proceeds benefit individuals with vision, hearing, and diabetes issues. The race is limited to the first 7,800 registrants. Go to to register for more information. 

Only online registration is accepted. 

Packet pick up will be at the Running Company Store in downtown Naperville on November 20, 21, 22, 23 and 24 and at Naperville Central High School on race day starting at 7:00 a.m.

Contact Info

Glenn Behnke

Naperville Noon Lions Club

[email protected]


More Info

Naperville Noon Lions 5K Turkey Trot


The first 5,000 registrants will be guaranteed a shirt for race morning. Registrations after this will have their shirts mailed after Thanksgiving.


Register Now!


Naperville Central High School. 440 Aurora Ave, Naperville, IL 

Note: Race starts on Hillside Rd.


8:00 a.m. Thanksgiving morning, November 25, 2021. 


$35 (Ages 15+)   I   $30 (ages 10-14)   I   $25 (Ages 9 and under)

All registered runners/walkers receive a long sleeve shirt. 

You are the reason the Naperville Noon Lions has been able to help over 4,000 children and families in Naperville with vision and hearing care and diabetes support since our first run in 1998.  Join us on Thanksgiving morning and be part of Naperville’s Thanksgiving tradition. Run or walk the 5K then celebrate your accomplishment with us by staying for a delicious breakfast, generously donated by Belgio’s Catering.

Run Fast, EAT LATER, No Penalty!

The 2021 Naperville Noon Lions Turkey Trot 5K was partially funded by a grant from the City of Naperville.

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