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Village Of Orland Park 31st Annual Turkey Trot
Join us Thanksgiving morning for a 2.5 mile run or walk through the streets and woods of Orland Park. Registration includes: long sleeve dri-fit shirt, post-race refreshments and raffle. Awards to overall male and female finisher, plus top three finishers in 14 age groups, male and female, U9 - 70+. This is a great family event! Price increase 11/1.

Registration Fee

Through 10/31: Residents: $21; Non-residents: $25

Beginning 11/1: Residents: $26; Non-residents: $30

Program #87216

Price increase 11/1/19!

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Raffle Prizes
All participants are automatically entered into the post-race raffle.

Your race number is your raffle number. Check the prize banner in the gym after race to see if you are a winner.

Thank you
to all our generous sponsors and donors for making this possible!
The race route is subject to change due to course conditions and/or race day weather


Prize turkeys will be awarded to the overall male and female finishers.

Special turkey trophies will be awarded to the top three finishers 


Male and Female in the following age groups: 9 & under,10–14, 15–19, 20–24, 25–29, 30–34, 35–39, 40–44, 45–49, 50–54, 55–59, 60–64, 65-69, 70+

                                                                                                                            Contact Call 708.403-5000 or

Your race packet includes: your race bib, race shirt, coupons and giveaways from race sponsors.

Packet Pick-up
November 22 & 26 at Human Race Sports, 15148 S. LaGrange Rd., Orland Park, IL 60462.

Store Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 10am-8pm
Friday: 10am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sunday: 12pm-5pm

Race Day Packet Pick-up will be available beginning at 6:30am Thanksgiving morning in the Franklin Loebe Center gym (14650 S. Ravinia Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462) for those unable to pick up their packet in advance.


We need you! Earn community service hours, or just join in the fun. Volunteers are needed to assist with course management, refreshments and post-race clean-up.

Thanksgiving Day, 11/28: 6:30a – 10:30a
Check-in: 6:30a
Instructions: 7a

Contact: Laura Mikulski at or at 708.403-6399

Costumed Turkey & Handler
Are you outgoing and animated? Can you dance?!

Here’s a great opportunity for two volunteers. If you are interested in being our Thanksgiving Day costumed turkey character, along with a handler, please specify your interest to Laura.


SPONSORS (Click Sponsors for full list)

Mazda of Orland Park, Palos Health, Loyola Medicine, Meade, MidAmerica Orthopaedics, Peoples Bank,, Berkot's, Dunkin' Donuts, The Great American Bagel, Human Race Sports, MPI Media Group, Moraine Valley, Physicians Immediate Care, Silver Lake Family Dental, Spaceco Inc, Trader Joe's, ASAF, Beggars Pizza, Christopher B. Burke, Essence Suites, Gatto's, Lemont nursing, Ozinga, The original Pancake House, Rocco Vino's, Schaaf Window Co., Strand Associates, Traverso's 

Orland Park Dance Company

We offer a wide variety of dance classes for children & teens, including:
  • Mommy and Me
  • Budding Ballerina
  • Pre Ballet/Tap
  • Pre Hip Hop
  • Boys Hip Hop
  • Girls Hip Hop
  • Ballet
  • Tap
  • Modern
  • Jazz
  • Jazz/Pom
  • Irish Dance
  • Dance Company
  • Dance Company Competitive Team
  • Parent's Night Out Dance Party
The Orland Park Dance Company and Junior Dance Company is for the student who wishes to commit to a dance training program geared toward performance and professional development. Our comprehensive curriculum is designed to fulfill the needs of aspiring dancers. Dance Company is for those in grade 6 thru 12.

Adult dance classes offered include

  • Belly Dance
  • Couples Dance (Social, Salsa & Wedding)
  • Line Dance

Orland Park Health and Fitness Center Lap Pool

Orland Park Health and Fitness CenterAs a proud member of the Medical Fitness Association (MFA), we focus on health benefits and preventative care along with transformational exercise. We believe that both a healthy mind and body are essential to healthy living. That’s why we approach health and wellness from a medically integrated perspective.

Orland Park Sportsplex Healthclub Spin Class

Orland Park Sportsplex Heathclub and Recreation CenterThe Sportsplex Fitness and Recreation Center is perfect for the whole family. As a Sportsplex member you can take advantage of the benefits of Group Exercise classes, the Fitness Center, Walking Track, Open Gym, Open Field and Climbing Wall, Childcare and much more.

Membership Options