TOTOWA, NJ - On Sunday, Nov. 24 the Borough of Totowa Board of Recreation, in conjunction with the Totowa Library Foundation, will host the inaugural Turkey Trot.

The 5k challenge will start promptly at 10 a.m. beginning at 490 Totowa Rd. All participants are welcome to walk, run or job and this is a family friendly race. So far there are 174 registrants and organizers expect more to come. 

This race is for everyone, whether you are looking to walk, jog, run competitively, or just enjoy a little exercise outside. The course will start on Campus Road, take you through the Echo Glen neighborhood and end on Campus Road. It has some inclines, but nothing steep. 

To find out more or to register visit If you have any questions, email Board of Recreation Director Mark Monteyne at Visit the event Facebook page at