Kids First Child Abuse Treatment and Prevention Center

Located in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, Kids First offers proven-effective evaluation and treatment services for children who have been abused or severely neglected. Our services are comprehensive, child-focused, evidence-based, and are provided at no charge to the families.
Personal tools

Skip to content. | Skip to navigation


2012 Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk & "Gobble Wobble" Family Fun Mile

— filed under:

Start a new tradition of giving back this holiday season!

  • Fundraiser
When Nov 24, 2012
from 08:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Where Waterfront Park, Elizabeth City NC
Contact Name
Contact Phone 252-338-5658
Add event to calendar vCal

This year, there is an event for everyone! You can walk or run in the 5K or "Gobble Wobble" Family Fun Mile, or enter your little one in the "Tot Trot" or the "Diaper Dash!" All proceeds benefit treatment services for victims of child abuse at Kids First, Inc.

Entry Fees: The 5K entry fee is $20 if postmarked or received online by Nov. 16th, and $25 thereafter, including raceday registration.

The "Gobble Wobble" is $5 for participants over the age of 5 (kids 5 and under are free). 5K Participants may join in the Gobble Wobble at no additional charge.

The Tot Trot & Diaper Dash entry fee is a donation of your choosing to Kids First.

Registration: You can preregister for the 5K online at  (extra fees apply), or print a mail-in registration for any of the events. You can also register the day of the race, although t-shirts are not guaranteed to late 5K registrants.

T-shirts are guaranteed to preregistered 5K participants only.

Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers overall and in the following age categories: under 18, 18-29, 30-44, 45-59, and 60+. All children who complete the "Gobble Wobble" and "Tot Trot" will receive a small prize. The top three Diaper Dashers will receive goody bags!

Timing: The 5K will have professional chip timing provided by Run the East. A clock will be provided for the "Gobble Wobble" mile.

Diaper Dash: Open to infants of crawling age. "Heats" will be instituted if necessary to determine winners.

Tot Trot: For children under the age of 5, this event will consist of an untimed, just-for-fun lap around Waterfront Park.

Questions? Contact Courtney Cottrell at Kids First at 338-5658 or e-mail


Please thank our generous sponsors: TowneBank, Albemarle Health, Jason Banks DDS/PA, the Currituck Fraternal Order of Police, Hall Automotive and Attorney Frank P. Hiner.



More information about this event…

Document Actions