Costume Contest


Congratulations to our 2021 costume winners:

  • Most Unique Costume
    1. Elsa (133 votes)
    2. M&Ms (115 votes)
    3. Safari (75 votes)
  • Best Thanksgiving Costume
    1. Balloon Turkey (155 votes)
    2. Baby Pie Baking (81 votes)
    3. Tutu (40 votes)

Winners will be notified the week of Monday, Nov. 29 via email.

Best Thanksgiving Costumes

Most Unique Costume


Thank you everyone for participating in the Costume Contest. Photos to be posted soon!

WHAT: The 105th running of the Troy Turkey Trot will feature a costume contest in which individuals and groups will be awarded prizes for “Best Thanksgiving Day Costume” and “Most Unique Costume.”


  1. 1st Place: $100*
  2. 2nd Place: $50*
  3. 3rd Place: $25*

*In each of the two categories, “Best Thanksgiving” and “Most Unique”

DETAILS: To register, fill out an entry form and enter one of two categories:

  1. Best Thanksgiving Day Costume
  2. Most Unique Costume

Then email photos of your entry form and costume entry to by Thursday, Nov. 25 at 10 a.m. OR visit our costume contest table on race day 11/25 on the first floor of the Troy Atrium (4 Third St., just south of the starting line) from 7:30 – 9:30 a.m. Volunteers will have entry forms available and will take your photo.

Within 24 hours we’ll upload all of the entries to our Facebook page under two categories; “Best Thanksgiving’ and “Most Unique.” (Note: Teams are entered as one entry; please list the group leader.)

Entries receiving the most votes will awarded prizes above.

Voting ends Sunday, 11/28 at 11:59p ET.

Winners will be notified the week of Monday, Nov. 29 via email.

Don’t forget to post your photo on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and tag the event too (hashtag #TTT2021) so that we can share it too!

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