The Alexandria Area YMCA will host its annual YMCA Turkey Day 5K on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 28. The event is open to YMCA members and non-members, and everyone is invited to run, jog, walk or push a stroller.

Check-in and registration begins at 6:30 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day at the YMCA, followed by an 8 a.m. race start. The race will begin at the Alexandria Area YMCA, continue onto the Central Lakes Trail, and end back at the YMCA.

Race day registration costs $30. Runners and walkers may register online, at, or by calling 320-834-9622.