​The Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank serves a 110-square-mile area in East King County, distributing over ​1 million pounds of free food and basic necessities to over 6,000 individuals every year (60% of whom are children and seniors). Other special programs include Groceries to Go, Holiday Gift Barn, Lunch for the Break, Power Packs, Summer Lunch, and many more!

  • When: 9:00 a.m. Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 2022.
  • Where: The start/finish line is on SE Bush St. at 1st Ave SE, between the Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank and the Issaquah Community Center. The route goes through downtown Issaquah and is about 5K (3.12 miles), with many opportunities for shortcuts.
  • Why: Proceeds go to the Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank to help provide free food and basic needs resources to anyone in need in the 110-square-mile service area. Issaquah Turkey Trotters have donated over $460,000 in the past 12 years! Maximize your impact by creating a donation team!
  • Who: Everyone of all ages is invited to join in the fun! This is a wonderful Thanksgiving tradition for your entire family. 
  • Cost: 
    11 and older: $35 (includes a t-shirt).
    10 and younger*: $15 (includes a t-shirt).
    T-shirt size and availability cannot be guaranteed after October 25 Early Bird deadline.
    ​* You only need to register infants & toddlers if they want Turkey Trot gear
  • What Else? Check the Frequently Asked Questions for information about strollers, dogs, bikes, and more.

Save the date! Turkey Trot returns Thursday, November 23, 2023!
​​​​The Issaquah Turkey Trot is a fun & casual run, walk, or trot Thanksgiving morning through downtown Issaquah. 
The purpose is to come together as a community during the holiday and help provide food and basic necessities for those in need.
All ages are welcome! We encourage Thanksgiving costumes & accessories!​

Why support the Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank?

Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank is a 501(c)(3) organization. ​​100% of the profits earned from this event will go toward providing basic needs resources at no cost to recipients. 

Thank you to our 2022 Big Tom Turkey Sponsors!

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