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Turkey Trot and Food Drive

Lake Ellyn Park 645 Lenox Road, Glen Ellyn, IL, United States

Start your Thanksgiving at the Turkey Trot 5-Mile Predicto Race. You don't have to be the first to cross the finish line to win. The top two runners with the...

Grove Express 5K

Downtown Downers Grove 933A Curtiss Street, Downers Grove, IL, United States

The Grove Express Foundation invites the public to participate in the 2023 Grove Express 5K Run/Walk to benefit education and youth programs. In 2021, three local organizations partnered together to...

Turkey Trot and Sammy Scurry

Harper College Campus 1200 W. Algonquin Road, Palatine, United States

Celebrate your fitness by running in the 43rd annual Palatine Park District Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot! Runners may choose either a 2 or 5 mile distance. Indoor restrooms will be...

$10 – $40

Dan Gibbons Turkey Trot

Elmhurst Turkey Trot The race will begin at the intersection of Park Ave and Adell Place., Elmhurst, IL, United States

REGISTER IN ADVANCE, OR THE MORNING OF THE RACE. This year we are celebrating 40 years of the Dan Gibbons Turkey Trot! Join us on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 23. Register...

$35 – $40

Teddy Bear Tea – SOLD OUT

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N Chicago St, Joliet, IL, United States

The Rialto Square Theatre holiday tradition continues. Young and old alike will enjoy this family tradition featuring a delicious brunch buffet and family fun complete with a special appearance by...

$19.50 – $22.50
Event Series Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides

Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides

Downtown Long Grove 308 Old McHenry Road, Long Grove, IL, United States

Carriage rides are one of our most beloved activities during our Vintage Holidays season. Passengers are invited to sit back and take in the nostalgia of our historic downtown as...


Walk Off That Turkey

Sand Ridge Nature Center 15891 S Paxton Ave, South Holland, IL, United States

Rustle through the fallen leaves on a guided 1-mile fitness walk.


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