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We are pleased to announce that the City of Chandler has approved our plan to move forward with Strut Your Stuffing on Thanksgiving Day!

To make things safer for everyone, the event capacity will be limited, masks are required before and after you run, and we’ll be starting in smaller waves. So join us this Thanksgiving, bring your flock and earn your bling! 

If you would like to run the Virtual Race, please go to the Be Fit Be You Virtual Race page.


Thursday, November 26, 2020

Justify your pie!

Grab your flock and join us for the 4th Annual Strut Your Stuffing 5K Run/Walk!

Move your feet before you eat and join us at Tumbleweed Park in Chandler, AZ. The Strut Your Stuffing 5K starts at 7:30am on Thanksgiving morning.  Enjoy a beautiful morning outside with friends and family as we all come together to give thanks.

Live Event is Full

Race Details

Wednesday Packet Pick Up

  • 12:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Tumbleweed Park:  We’ll be in the parking area on the southeast side of the park. Look for the black tents and join us for an outside packet pickup. Remember your masks for this, and we’ll have the mask portion of your finisher medals for you when you arrive.
  • You can DOWNLOAD the Packet Pickup Location Map

Thursday – Race Day Schedule

  • 7:00 AM: Race Day Packet Pickup opens, on site at the race start area
  • 7:30 AM until NOON: 5K Run/Walk Starts

We will be starting in small waves, you’ll pick your start time when you sign up.

Start/Finish Location

All race day activities will take place at Tumbleweed Park in Chandler Arizona: 745 E Germann Rd, Chandler, AZ 85286 (start/finish is in the middle of the park… you’ll see it!)

Modified Course

Modified Course Map

The Tumbleweed Trail Course is a 1.5 mile loop all on the walking/bike paths through the park. You and your group may complete the single loop or by connecting the loop twice you can complete the 5K.

What You Get at the Race

Everyone will get –

  • Strut Your Stuffing finisher medal… check out the details on this one below!
  • Includes the long sleeve super soft tri-blend custom race tee, (or for an inexpensive race option, leave it off your ticket to save some cash)
  • Enjoy lots of great music, fun and refreshments as you start your Thanksgiving morning with all your friends and family!
  • Professionally chip-timed event featuring disposable chip timing system. Results available immediately following your run on screen or by text message.
  • Cool finisher awards for overall and age groups
  • Lots of professional photos, posted within hours of the race; FREE to download as always… and no watermarks!
  • Commemorative Strut Your Stuffing race bib

Pack the Truck

Join us to Pack the Truck for the Harvest Compassion Center of Chandler.

Harvest Compassion Center Chandler is a local clothing and food bank that serves the families in the East Valley. The goal of the Harvest Compassion Center is to show love to our community by providing for the practical essentials of those families in our community that are in nee

At Packet Pickup on Wednesday and on race morning at the start line, the Harvest Compassion Center will have their truck for you to fill with donations of food and clothing to benefit those in need across the east valley.

PACK THE TRUCK!  Remember that each donation is a reminder of the good that can come through working together.

2020 Finisher Medal

Finish your run in style for 2020 with the Strut Your Stuffing finisher medal! The medal combines the look of the coolest shades in town with a coordinating face mask to commemorate 2020!


2020 Race Tee

Finish your run in style for 2020 with the Strut Your Stuffing finisher medal! The medal combines the look of the coolest shades in town with a coordinating face mask to commemorate 2020!



Because of the extended timeline for this event, it will be impossible to manage age group awards, so we’re going to make everyone a potential winner this year!

Awards will be presented for random categories throughout the morning!  Things like…

  • Best costume or outfits
  • Perkiest turkeys!
  • Random thank-you’s for donations to Harvest Compassion Center
  • And much, much more!