This Thanksgiving will kick-off Shinnston's Fifth Annual Turkey Trot 5K Walk/Run presented by Mary's Hair Care and Fitness Center. The race will benefit the Marie Gaston 4-H Scholarship Fund.
The race will start on Thursday, Nov. 28, at 9 a.m. near the Shinnston Rail Trail on Pike Street and runners will finish up the 3.1 miles on the rail trail. Same-day registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and is $20.
Other events include the Gobble Wobble children's run. The Gobble Wobble starts at 8:50 a.m. and is for kids ages 12 and under. Registration for kids is $10.
Awards will be given to the top three male and female runners. There will also be random door prize drawings for participants.
All participants are all encouraged to bring canned food or non-perishable food items for donation to the Lord's Pantry.