The West KY Fellowship of Christian Athletes is holding the Turkey Trot 5K/10K run on Thursday, November 26, 2020, in downtown Paducah using Jefferson Street and Broadway. Registration will be from 6 until 7:15 a.m. in the Farmers' Market parking lot on the corner of 2nd and Monroe Streets. The race will begin at 7:30 a.m. and will conclude with an awards presentation at 10 a.m. in the downtown parking lot.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be social distancing signage, a wave start, temperature checks, sanitizing stations, and more to reduce the spread of the virus.
During the races, the right lane of Jefferson Street will be closed from 3rd Street to 34th Street for runners.
5K Race Directions: Start between 2nd and 3rd Streets on Jefferson and proceed to 17th Street and Fountain Avenue. Turn right on 17th Street, go down Monroe Street and make a u-turn to the left and proceed to Broadway, turn onto Broadway and continue until the finish at 2nd and Water Streets.
10K Race Directions: Start between 2nd and 3rd Streets on Jefferson and proceed to 17th Street and Fountain Avenue. Turn right on 17th Street and proceed around Lang Park back to Jefferson Street. Turn right on Jefferson and continue up to 34th Street. Make a u-turn on 34th Street to the other side of Jefferson and continue along Jefferson to 17th Street and turn right. Go to Broadway and proceed until the finish at 2nd and Water Streets.