Naperville Noon Lions Turkey Trot – 5K Run/Walk

Thank-you Volunteers

Volunteers are essential to the success of any great event. They are vital in providing a safe, organized and fun race. It takes more than 350 volunteers who give their time and share their talents by assisting at Packet Pickup, Water Stations, Start/Finish Line, Gear Check, First Aid, Course Marshalls, Greeters, Post-race Breakfast, and Cleanup.

We would like to express our appreciation to individuals and organizations who volunteered to help make the Naperville Noon Lions Turkey Trot 5K a success:

Belgio’s Catering, Benet Academy, Boy Scout Troop 505, District 203 Nurses, DONKA, Naperville YMCAs, Lions Club family and friends, Metea Valley High School, Naperville Christian Academy, Neuqua Valley High School, Naperville Central High School, Naperville North Top Dawg Club, National Charity League, Opus Financial Mgt, Waubonsie Valley High School, Warriors Hockey Club, YMCA Safe n Sound Staff and so many volunteers from the Naperville and surrounding community. Thank you!



Naperville Central High School. 440 Aurora Ave, Naperville, IL

Note: Race starts on Hillside Rd.


8:00 a.m. Thanksgiving morning, November 25, 2021.


$40 (Ages 15+)   I   $30 (ages 10-14)   I   $25 (Ages 9 and under)

All Registered runners/walkers receive a long sleeve shirt.

Count down to Thanksgiving Morning 5K Start










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You are the reason the Naperville Noon Lions has been able to help over 4,000 children and families in Naperville with vision and hearing care and diabetes support since our first run in 1998.  Join us Thanksgiving morning and be part of Naperville’s Thanksgiving tradition. Run or walk the 5K then celebrate your accomplishment with us by staying for a delicious breakfast, generously donated by Belgio’s Catering.

Run Fast, EAT LATER, No Penalty!

The 2021 Naperville Noon Lions Turkey Trot 5K was partially funded by a grant from the City of Naperville.