There are several places to park downtown. Here are a few good options that is not far walking distance to the start/finish line:
First Baptist of Blue Ridge has two parking lots on both sides of the street. Use Church Street to get to the race.
907 E Main St, Blue Ridge, GA 30513.
In or around A Taste of Amish
2460 E First St, Blue Ridge, GA 30513
There is also an empty building on the corner that has some parking.
Cross the road to East Main Street and walk toward downtown and you won’t be far from the start/finish line.
Annual Blue Ridge Turkey Trot
Join us downtown for the Blue Ridge, Georgia Turkey Trot Race/Walk Thanksgiving Day!
The race is for the whole family and all abilities from walkers to serious competitors.
Don’t worry you will be home in time to put the turkey in the oven! Now let’s get trotting!
Downtown Blue Ridge, Georgia
The race will start in front of the downtown Blue Ridge children’s park On East Main and Church Street. Click here for directions.
Online or On-site
You can register online anytime before the race begins until the morning of the race at 7:55 a.m. EST.
We encourage you to register online before you come, to save time in the line.
Registration is $30 until the Tuesday before Thanksgiving.
Registration is $35 after Tuesday, November 22.
Shirts are first come first serve for anyone who registers after Monday, so please arrive Thursday at 7:00am to ensure you receive a shirt.
Packet pick up is at the race location on Wednesday before the race from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. or the day of the race starting at 7:00 a.m.
For the 2023 race we are NOT accepting cash or check on packet pick up day and the day of the race. ALL Participants MUST register ONLINE ONLY.
Shirt Pick Up
Wednesday, November 22
If you are local or will be local on Wednesday, November 22nd, we will have a shirt pick up in the downtown Children’s park area from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. You may also pick-up your shirt the day of the race.
Cherie became director in 2013 and each year, her daughter, Soraya was right there helping every step of the way. We are proud to announce that this power-packed mother-daughter duo are officially directing together the 2023 race. Cherie's passion coupled with Soraya's creativity make a memorable annual event!