Frequently Asked Questions

The following are common questions regarding the Turkey Trot - if you have questions beyond what's listed, please contact Jen Grimme at 262.806.4728.


Where is Burlington?

Burlington is about 40 minutes southwest of Milwaukee on Hwy 36. The race is easy to get to and it's easy to find parking. (Be sure to come back for Chocolate Fest in May.)


Are you really giving away turkeys after the race?

Yes and no. We are giving away turkeys, with your raffle tickets, by bringing in a non-perishable food item. You will be entered in a drawing to get a gift certificate which can be redeemed for a turkey.


How about the pies? Are they legit?

Yes, with your raffle tickets you will be entered to win pies to after the race. These will make perfect additions to your Thanksgiving dessert table.


Are strollers or wagons allowed?

Yes, you can push/pull kids in strollers or wagons and you do not need to register them separately.


Where should I park?

The parking lot towards the back of Burlington High School. 


What is Love, Inc.?

Love, Inc. is a non-profit based in Burlington. Last year it helped over 30,000 people in Western Racine County. Love has a wide range of programs including a meal site, food pantry and mentoring.