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Turkey Stampede

Faith Mission of Elkhart’s Turkey Stampede   

  Thank you to our sponsors, the 130 volunteers, and most of all the 2,287 runners/walkers who made this another great year.

                             #FMTurkeyStampede2015 or #FaithMissionOfElkhart

Thanksgiving Day


A family event for a family day!

Join hundreds of your friends and neighbors on Thanksgiving Day for Faith Mission’s Turkey Stampede as we run through the streets of downtown Elkhart.

The Turkey Stampede has a new location:

Elkhart Youth & Community Center

Make this event part of your family’s holiday tradition.

Get up and out for some fresh air before the big meal!

Registration for the 2015 Turkey Stampede will begin soon so stay tuned...

Click here to register for the 2015 Turkey Stampede.

Click here for more information on this annual event.

Click here for a map of this year's course.

Easy Parking just blocks from Elkhart Youth and Community Center                                                                       


There is no parking at the Elkhart Youth and Community Center 

  1.  Easy Shopping Center off N. Elkhart Ave. (Hacienda Parking)
  2. Martin's Supermarket off Jackson
  3. Star Martial Arts across the street from Easy Shopping on N. Elkhart Ave.
  4. Lundquist Bicentennial Park off N. Elkhart Ave.
  5. Street Parking on Main Street Downtown Elkhart
  6. Public Parking across the street from the Lerner downtown Elkhart

 Click here for a map of the parking areas.

There are lots of ways to get involved ‒ you can participate in your choice of a 1-mile walk, 5K run or walk (3.1 miles), or a 10K run (6.2 miles) or cheer on our runners from the sidelines.

If you aren’t a runner, consider becoming a volunteer! We need lots of help to get ready for the event. Call Cris at (574) 293-3406, ext. 115 or e-mail her at


We have several sponsorship opportunities available. Click here to learn more!

Listen to the commercial!

We’ll see you on Thanksgiving Day!