Bonfield Express Turkey Trot is an annual event held in downtown Downers Grove, Illinois, on Thanksgiving morning to raise money and awareness to help build character and community commitment. The race is organized by Bonfield Express Foundation. This is a fast-growing local charity which hosts programs and provides scholarship assistance to high school seniors, building future community leaders. The events include a 5K Run and a 5K Walk.
Men: 8:30 am
Women: 8:30 am
The entry fees is $25 for early registrations. To participate in Bonfield Express Turkey Trot you can register in the official website.
Course / Route Map
The 5K race starts at Main and Grove Streets in downtown Downers Grove. The course begins with a loop around the downtown area. After the first mile, the course enters the beautiful, wooded neighborhood of Denburn Woods. The route passes the second mile just before it exits Denburn Woods. Finally, runners will complete a small neighborhood loop before returning to downtown for the finish line on Curtiss Street.
Race Profile / Elevation Map
Time Limits & Cutoffs
Prize Money & Awards
1st Place Overall Male/Female-$100
2nd Place Overall Male/Female-$75
3rd Place Overall Male/Female-$50
T-Shirts, Medals, Certificates
Water Stops & Refreshments
Expected Race Day Weather
The average temperature is around 35°F.