Arctic Circle Turkey Trot

Race Details

When: November 22, 2018
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Start Location: Rogue Brewery, Newport, OR

Countdown to Race Day

A Thanksgiving Tradition For Lincoln County Families!

Bring the whole family to kick off your Thanksgiving Day celebration in this family friendly event. Our flat scenic race features a 10k, 5k and a Kids Fun Run. Beautiful, scenic courses that will take you around Yaquina Bay, Hatfield Marine Science Center, the Pacific Ocean, NOOA and much more.

Keep the tradition going, we strongly encourage all participants to dress up in costume. Prizes will be given to the top best costumes


Support your cubs! This annual Thanksgiving event supports two local schools - Sam Case & Yaquina View Elementary Schools. If you're unable to walk/run this year, please consider volunteering. Help is needed with various tasks. Send us an email at info@ardoradventures and we'll get you in touch with our volunteer coordinatior.


Race date is on Thanksgiving Morning, Thursday, November 22, 2018

  • 9:00 AM Kids Run Start
  • 9:15 AM 5K & 10K Start



Register on or before July 27th and save!

  Kids Fun Run 5K 10K
Thru July 27th (Includes t-Shirt) 12.00 $25.00 $30.00
July 28th - August 31st (Includes t-Shirt) $12.00 $30.00 $35.00
September 1st - November 2nd (Includes t-Shirt) $12.00 $35.00 $40.00
November 3rd - November 20th (DOES NOT include t-Shirt) $12.00 $35.00 $40.00
Race Day (DOES NOT include t-Shirt) $12.00 $40.00 $45.00

A free t-shirt is included with your registration when registering before the shirt deadline. Shirt deadline is November 2nd
We'll have extra shirts for sale for $15.00 each on race day if you miss the shirt deadline.

*Online registration closes on November 20th at midnight.



We'll have an early packet pickup on Wednesday, 11/21, from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at Arctic Circle in Newport - 340 North Coast Highway, Newport, OR 97365. Race day packet pickup & race day registration starts at 7:30 AM.


Awards will be given as follows:

  • Overall male and female winner for each race
  • Top male and female master (40+)in each race
  • Top male and female grand master (50+)in each race
Ribbon awards to top 3 in each age division in each race.
Age Group Divisions:
5K: 0-8, 9-12, 13-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-59, 70-74, 75-79 & 80+
10K: 0-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-59, & 70+

Awards not claimed within two (2) weeks after the race will be donated. If you must leave before the awards ceremony, please arrange something with us before leaving.


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