Turkey Day Run for Fun

The Turkey Day Run for Fun is a great way to work up an appetite. T.E. McMorrow

The 42nd Turkey Day Run for Fun, sponsored by the East Hampton Town Recreation Department, will be held on Thanksgiving Day at 10 a.m., rain or shine.

The cost for preregistration is $10 and ends at noon on Wednesday; participants can preregister in person at the Recreation Department office at 159 Pantigo Road in East Hampton, or at the Montauk Playhouse on Edgemere Street, from Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. There is also an online sign-up at LIRunning.com. On the day of the race, registration will be taken at the Montauk Chamber of Commerce from 8 to 9:30 a.m. for $15. There are distances of three and six miles around Fort Pond to choose from. Turkeys will be given to all the first-place finishers.