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Costume Contest

We love celebrating the incredible creativity of those who run the Turkey Trot in costume! Prizes are awarded for the top three most creative individual and group costumes, as voted on by crowd applause.

To enter, simply head to the Delaware YMCA on race day (just north of the start line) and check in at the stage no later than 8:30 am to be eligible for consideration. Winners are announced on-site prior to the start of the race.

YMCA Turkey Trot Turkey & Side Dish Photo Contest

It wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without all the delicious food! We want to honor all the amazing Turkey Day chefs out there so we’re awarding prizes for the best Thanksgiving Turkey and/or side dish. To enter, simply post a photo of one or both of your kitchen creations to our Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Winners will be announced the week of November 29th.