15th Annual Canton Turkey Trot 5k Run
Event Details
Nov 23, 2017; 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Summit on the Park
46000 Summit Parkway, Canton, MI 48188

$25.00 - 5K
$15.00 - 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
Event Description

Registration Information

Online registrationis now closed. Onsite registration will be accepted during packet pick-up times. T-shirts guaranteed for registration by November 8th only.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available (deadline to have logo on race shirt has past) - click for packet

Thank You to Our Current Sponsors

Race Route

This year's race starts at the Summit on the Park and loops through the surrounding neighborhood, golf course and park. The closest parking lots include the Summit on the Park east/west lots, the Pheasant Run Golf Club and Canton Public Library. 
  • 1 Mile Race: 9 am Start on the north side of the Summit on the Park Ballroom
  • 5K Race: 9:30 am Start west parking lot of the Summit on the Park. We ask that runners line up in-front and walkers toward the back. Strollers are permitted on the course but should start in the back. Pets are not permitted on the course (Service Dogs are allowed). 
  • Course Signage: Cones will be used for straight portions of the course, while flags and signs will indicate major turns. 
  • Turkey Trot 5K Course Map and Parking


For easy in/easy out parking, please park in the following logs:
  • Summit East parking lot - building entrance will be open
  • Summit Main parking lot
  • Summit/Pheasant Run overflow (grass lot)
  • Pheasant Run parking lot

T-Shirt/Packet Pick-up

Regular Pick-up is still available at the Summit Grand Ballroom (46000 Summit Parkway, Canton, 48188) on Wednesday, November 23 from 3-6pm and re-opens Thanksgiving morning at 8 am in the Maple/Oak Room. T-shirt guarantee is for runners/walkers who registered by Tuesday, November 8. 

For those registered after November 8, a LIMITED supply of shirts may be available on a first come/first serve basis beginning at 3 pm on November 23 at the Summit Grand Ballroom ONLY.

Timing System

The 5K race will be chip timed with a mat at the start and at the finish line. This means that your time starts when you cross the starting line mat. 


This year's RACE RAFFLE will be drawn from all registered runners by Sunday, November 19. The raffle winners will be contacted on Monday, November 21 and PRIZE PICK-UP will be available at Bib pick up on Wednesday thru 15 minutes prior to the start of the race on Thanksgiving morning. ANY unclaimed prizes will be randomly distributed at the Race Finish Line. 

Overall Race Winner, as well as, awards for 1st place Male and Female racers will be crowned in the following categories: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and up. Prizes TBA. 

Post Race Events

After the race stick around to enjoy music by D.J. Anthony, snacks and refreshments.

Inclement Weather

If inclement Weather prohibits the race from starting at 9:30 am, the race will be delayed until it has cleared the area. Participants will be asked to seek shelter in the Summit on the Park.

Health and Safety Information

It is important to stay safe, hydrated and warm during outdoor fall events. Water stations will be placed along the course. Please wear proper clothing and footwear for this outdoor walk/run. If at any time you need medical assistance, please let any staff member or volunteer know. Public Safety will be present at the event to assist with any emergencies.
Registration Information
Registrations must be completed by Nov 19, 2017.
Other Information

Questions About the Event

Please contact the Canton Sports Center Staff for more information related to the Turkey Trot.
  • Prior to the race: 734/483-5600
  • Race day: 734/394-5460