Frontwave Credit Union Oceanside Turkey Trot

Frontwave Credit Union is proud to sponsor the 2019 Oceanside Turkey Trot

Last year's Frontwave Credit Union O'side Turkey Trot attracted another record crowd to what has become an Oceanside holiday tradition. This year, be a part of the 5 Mile Run or 5K walk/run that has it all - scenic and fast courses, great costumes, local beneficiaries, and a festive, fun atmosphere.

Race Date:

Thanksgiving Day, November 28


Oceanside Civic Center, 330 N. Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054


To register, visit any Frontwave Credit Union branch location or the registration page on the O'side Turkey Trot website (

Registration, Bib Pick Up and Expo:

Dicks' Sporting Goods
2160 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054

  • Tues. Nov. 26,   3:30 – 7:30 PM
  • Wed. Nov. 27,  9:30 AM –  1:30 PM

Oceanside Civic Center Parking Garage - Ditmar and Civic Center Dr.

  • Thanksgiving Day - Thurs. Nov. 28, 6:00 AM – 10:00 AM (Race Day Registration and bib pick up starts at 6 AM inside the Civic Center Parking Garage. The expo and shirt pick up opens at 7:00 am at the Oceanside Amphitheater.)

Post-Race T-shirt and Souvenir Pick up:

Jr. Seau Beach Community Center, 300 S. The Strand, Oceanside

Race Times*:

Adult Races

  • ‚Äč6:45 AM – 5M Run
  • 8:05 AM – 5K Run
  • 8:35 AM – 5K Walk
  • 9:00 AM – Last wave of 5K walk (estimated finish time 9:55 AM)

Move Your Feet Before You Eat!® 1 Mile (Start at Tyson/Pacific)

  • 10:00 AM – 1 Mile (9—12 yrs.)
  • 10:10 AM – 1 Mile (7 and 8 yrs.)

Tiny Turkey Trot 1/5 Mile (Start at Tyson Park)

  • 10:35 AM – 1/5 Mile (6 yrs.)
  • 10:45 AM – 1/5 Mile (5 yrs.)
  • 11:00 AM – 1/5 Mile (4 yrs. and under)

*All start times are subject to change.


Turkey Trot in the News

Oceanside Spectrum: Interview with Kathy Kinane and Bill Birnie

"It's Your Business" Richard Muscio Interview with Bill Birnie and Todd Kern (mp3)

Turkey Trot Contest Rules