Frequently Asked Questions
The following are common questions regarding the Turkey Trot - if you have questions beyond what's listed, please contact us.
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, but what you will get is a gift certificate which can be redeemed for a turkey.
How about the pies? Are they legit?
Yes, we will have lots of pies to give away after the race. These will make perfect additions to your Thanksgiving dessert table.
Are the events chip-timed?
Prime Time Timing will be scoring the race.
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?
Veterans Terrace has two parking lots - one adjacent to the building and another across the street. There is also a city-owned parking garage on Dodge Street between Washington and Jefferson about 2 blocks from Veterans Terrace, and plenty of street parking in downtown.
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.