O'side Turkey Trot

November 25, 2021

Oceanside's Favorite Thanksgiving Day Tradition! Move Your Feet Before You Eat!

Come “move your feet before you eat” this Thanksgiving at Oceanside’s Annual O’side Turkey Trot 5M or 5K run/walk. Join one of the fastest growing holiday traditions. Be sure to bring the whole family, as there will be runs or walks for everyone.

The event offers a costume contest, largest teams’ competition, fabulous live entertainment on the course, live runner tracking and finisher medals for all participants. Free digital photos also be provided registered finishers.

The O’side Turkey Trot has been recognized nationally as one of the top trots in the county with a spectacular and sizzling fast downhill course featuring beach views over more than 50% of the course.

Proceeds from the event benefit the Move Your Feet Before You Eat Foundation which is helping to solve the healthcare crisis one step at a time. In addition, the trot has raised over $370,000 for local non-profits that serve O’side residents.

Run starts at the Corner of Coast Hwy and Pierview and Finishes at the parking lot south of the Pier Amphitheater.

Oceanside Turkey Trot Hot Dogs Photo by Rich Cruse
Oceanside  Turkey Trot 

November 24, 2016     

©2016 Rich Cruse  CrusePhoto.com

Welcome to Oceanside
O'side Turkey Trot Participants

We want planning your time with us to be as easy as possible so we’ve put together the best lodging and hotel deals for O’side Turkey Trot participants below. If you want to explore a little bit more about we offer as a destination, then request to have an Oceanside Visitor Guide mailed out to you prior to your arrival.


Traveling with a Flock of Family Members?

The O’side Turkey Trot is a great experience for close friends and family to get together for a fun racecation. We can assist you in finding the perfect location for your stay or share local tips on where to move those feet! Contact our Group Travel Department for more information.

2021 O'side Turkey Trot Oceanside Hotel Specials

Club Wyndham Oceanside Pier Resort

Wyndham Oceanside Pier Resort

333 Myers Street, Oceanside

  • Offer: 15% off regular rate
  • Minimum Stay Requirement: Varies
  • Booking Contact: 800-989-6901
  • Distance to Starting Line: 1/2 mile
  • Visit Oceanside promo code: AFFIL
  • Rate Expires: Until supplies last

Comfort Suites Oceanside

Comfort Suites Oceanside

888 N. Coast Highway, Oceanside | (760) 722-8880

  • Offer: 10% off regular rate
  • Distance to Starting Line: 1/2 mile
  • Visit Oceanside promo code: LCOMM
  • Rate Expires: Until supplies last

The Fin Hotel, Tapestry Collection by Hilton

Lobby and sitting area at The Fin Boutique Hotel.

133 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside | (760) 279-6300

  • Offer: 10% off regular rate
  • Distance to Starting Line: 3 blocks
  • Promo code: Visit Oceanside
  • Rate Expires: Until supplies last

Holiday Inn Oceanside

1401 Carmelo Drive, Oceanside | (760) 231-7000

  • Event Rate: $189 per night + tax/fees
  • Stay Dates: 11/24-26, 2021
  • Distance to Starting Line: 1 mile
  • Group Code: OTT
  • Rate Expires: November 17

Mission Pacific Hotel

Mission Pacific Hotel

201 N. Meyers, Oceanside | (844) 330-1722

  • Offer: 15% off regular rate
  • Distance to Starting Line: 1/3 mile
  • Offer Code: OSPEC
  • Rate expires: Until supplies last

The Seabird Resort

The Seabird King Room View

101 Mission Avenue, Oceanside | (855) 420-8163

  • Offer: 15% off regular rate
  • Distance to Starting Line: 1/3 mile
  • Offer Code: OSPEC
  • Rate expires: Until supplies last