Pemberton Park, Salisbury Maryland

Annual 5K Races

5th Annual Turkey Trek 5K

Wicomico County Annual Turkey 5K Trek

Thursday, November 28, 2013
9:00am race / 7:30am registration
$25 entry fee

Before you gear up for your big Thanksgiving feast, come run the Turkey Trek 5K along Pemberton Historical Park's beautiful nature trails in Salisbury Maryland. The race winds through Pemberton Park's forests, meadows and wetlands. The course is mostly flat, with one or two small hills. Participants can enjoy healthy refreshments as well as pie and ice cream afterwards (it's Thanksgiving after all!).

The person who participates in the best Thanksgiving costume will receive a prize. Gift certificates and awards will be awarded in the following categories:

  • 14U M, 14U F
  • 15-19 M, 15-19 F
  • 20-30 M, 20-30 F
  • 30-40 M, 30-40 F
  • 40-50 M, 40-50 F
  • 50-60 M, 50-60 F
  • 60+ M, 60+ F

All runners must register. Be sure to register before November 8 to be guaranteed a 5K race T-shirt.

Registration Options

  1. Online Registration
  2. Download a registration form and mail it to
    Wicomico Youth & Civic Center
    Attn: Karen McInturff
    500 Glen Avenue
    Salisbury, Maryland 21804
  3. Bring a completed registration form and payment to the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center Box Office
    (500 Glen Ave. Salisbury, Maryland; Open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 6 pm)
  4. Register on site at the event

All proceeds from the race will go directly towards Pemberton Historical Park's Environmental Education Programs. Thank you for your support of the Park!

Past Results

Additional Resources

Download Race Brochure  |  Race Map


Hangover 5K at the Good Beer Festival

Sunday, October 14, 2013
Check-In: 11am / Race Begins 11:30am

Jumpstart your day with the Hangover 5K. This race leads runners through Pemberton Park’s forests, meadows and wetlands. Visit the Good Beer Festival web site for registration.