Gobble Gallop Information

General Information

Assemble at starting line 10 minutes before the race starts. There is no time limit, and all kids will finish the Gobble Gallop prior to the 5K Turkey Trot.
Parents must include their child's emergency information on their race bib.

Age Groups & Distances

Girls run first followed by the boys

Ages 3-6: 50 yard dash - 8:30 a.m. (assemble at 8:20 a.m.)

Ages 7-8: 1/8 mile - 8:40 a.m. (assemble at 8:30 a.m.)

Ages 9-10: 1/4 mile - 8:50 a.m. (assemble at 8:40 a.m.)

Register Online

Online registration is $12.00 per child and includes t-shirt, race bib, and finisher's medal. Early bird registration is from August 19, 2019 through September 30, 2019.

General Registration is from October 1, 2019 through November 25, 2019 and is $15.
Week of Race Registration is from November 26, 2019 through November 28, 2019 and increases to $20.

Online registration can be completed on the home page.

Register in Person

In-person registration is $15.00 per child and includes t-shirt, race bib, and finisher's medal.

Registration on the day of the race increases to $20.00.

T-shirts and medals are on a first come, first serve basis.

You may register in person at one of the following locations:


Fleet Feet-Lincoln Square

4762 N. Lincoln Avenue

Chicago, IL 60625

Saturday, November 23, 2019 from 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Sunday, November 24, 2019 from 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

$15.00 per child


Emerald Isle

6686 N. Northwest Higwhay

Chicago, IL 60631

Monday, November 25, 2019 from 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

$15.00 per child


Edison Park Field House

6755 N. Northwest Highway

Chicago, IL 60631

Thursday, November 28, 2019 from 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.

$20.00 per child


Register by Mail

Mail-in registration is $15.00 per child and includes t-shirt, race bib, finisher's medal, and race bag.

Mail-in registrations must be received no later than Friday, November 22, 2019.

Registration through mail is $15 and checks can be made payable to Edison Park Turkey Trot.

Click HERE to print the Gobble Gallop Registration form.

Race bags are provided on a first come, first serve basis!

Youth t-shirts will be available as long as quantities last.
Thank you to our Gobble Gallop Sponsor, Marino CJDR!