Turkey Creek Festival 5K Registration

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The Turkey Creek Festival 5K Run/Walk benefits the Merriam Parks, Recreation and Community Center Foundation Scholarship Fund.  The race will begin at the Merriam Marketplace 5740 Merriam Drive.

Register as an individual or team. Team registration must be completed by the Wednesday prior to race day.

 Awards include: overall male and female and top three finishers in each age group.  All participants receive a finisher medal.

No pets, headphones or roller blades are allowed.  Strollers are welcome.

Parking is available at the Merriam Marketplace as well as across the street at 5701 Merriam Dr.  

 

Online

Step 1.Have you enrolled in a class since July 2020 or are you a member of the Merriam Community Center?

 
Yes

Sign In

  • Username = Email
  • Password = Ten-digit phone number
 
 
No

Create an account - approval required and may take up to 24-hours

Step 2.Packet Pick Up

  • Friday prior to race day 5 a.m. - 8 p.m.

     Merriam Community Center 6040 Slater St.

  • Race Day 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

     Merriam Marketplace 5740 Merriam Dr. 

In Person

Step 1.Visit the Merriam Community Center at 6040 Slater St.

Our helpful Welcome Desk staff will assist you in completing your registration.

Step 2. Packet Pick-Up

  • Friday prior to race 5 a.m. - 8 p.m.

     Merriam Community Center 6040 Slater St.

  • Race Day 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

     Merriam Marketplace 5740 Merriam Dr.

 

 

 

Phone

Step 2.Once we process the form, we will call you for payment 

Step 3.Payment Processed with Credit Card

Please have credit card ready.  We accept Mastercard, Visa, American Express or Discover 

Step 4.Packet Pick-up

  • Friday before race day 5 a.m. - 8 p.m.

     Merriam Community Center 6040 Slater St.

  • Race day 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

     Merriam Marketplace 5740 Merriam Dr.

Mail

Step 1.Complete and print registration form

Step 2.Mail form with payment 

Merriam Community Center

6040 Slater St

Merriam, KS  66202

Step 3.Packet Pick-up

  • Friday prior to race day 5 a.m. - 8 p.m.

     Merriam Community Center 6040 Slater St.

  • Race Day 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

     Merriam Marketplace 5740 Merriam Dr.

 

Day Of

Step 1.Visit the race registration table

Starting at 6:30 a.m. until 30 minutes prior to race start.

Merriam Marketplace 5740 Merriam Dr.

Step 2.Packet Pick-up

  • Race Day - 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

     Merriam Marketplace 5740 Merriam Dr.

After the race be sure to visit Antioch Park for the Turkey Creek Festival.

Schedule of events include:

  • Pancake Breakfast
  • Petting Zoo
  • Pony Rides
  • Inflatables
  • Free Concerts

Merriam Marketplace 5740 Merriam Drive

Waterfall Park 5191 Merriam Drive

Merriam Christian Church 9401 Johnson Drive

From Waterfall Park and Merriam Christian Church, event goers are encouraged to walk the Turkey Creek Trail to Merriam Marketplace.