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Run or walk a 5K or 10K that supports Sheltering Arms Senior Services' non-profit community initiatives

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Nov 28, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Must register online by 11:59PM CST on 11/22/13. Valid only for option purchased. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Child and senior pricing is different and can be purchased separately. In the event of bad weather, the registration fee is a donation as there are no refunds or rescheduling. Packet pick-up only at Luke’s Locker at 1953 W. Gray St. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Running to support charity has a positive effect on society, unlike sleeping to support apathy. Do the right thing with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $15 for untimed entry for one into the 5K 2013 TXU Energy Houston Turkey Trot (a $25 value)
  • $15 for untimed entry for one into the 10K 2013 TXU Energy Houston Turkey Trot (a $25 value)

The TXU Energy Houston Turkey Trot takes place on November 28 at Dillard’s by the Galleria. The 10K starts at 7:30 a.m. and the 5K starts at 8 a.m. The race, which supports Sheltering Arms Senior Services, a division of Neighborhood Centers Inc., welcomes all sorts of participants. People can run or walkalong the race route. Though not included in this deal, wheelchair and kid races will also be held.

Participants are required to register online by 11:59 p.m. CST on 11/22/13 and prior to the race, must take their confirmation email to Luke’s Locker at 1953 W. Gray St. in Houston, where they can pick up race shirts and packets at the following times:

  • Saturday, November 23 from 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 24 from 12 p.m.–5 p.m.
  • Monday, November 25–Wednesday, November 27 from 10 a.m.–7 p.m.

TXU Energy BakerRipley Turkey Trot

During the 25th Annual TXU Energy BakerRipley Turkey Trot, designated streets around Houston transform into a moving celebration of goodwill and charity. Proceeds from the event go to BakerRipley, a United Way agency. For 110 years, the organization has helped low-income individuals to become productive, prosperous, and self-sufficient. Each year, it brings resources and education to more than half a million people in 70 locations and 60 counties in Texas.

Customer Reviews

Great Turkey Day tradition! It was the best way to start Thanksgiving!!
Jaimie R. · December 29, 2015
This will be my second year participating in the Turkey Trot. Last year was so much fun! It is a wonderful way to start the Thanksgiving Day!
Lisa H. · November 3, 2013
This is a really fun race to do during the holidays. The price for the race on Groupon was even better.
Liliana J. · May 29, 2017

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