Thanksgiving 5K & Mashed Potato Eating Contest

Green Lake Gobble & Mashed Potato Munch Off
November 19
Green Lake Park

It’s Seattle’s premier Thanksgiving themed running and walking event….The Green Lake Gobble & Mashed Potato Munch Off. Taking place at Green Lake Park on the Sunday before Thanksgiving, the event consists of a 10K run/walk, a 5K run/walk, a free kids dash and a post-race celebration that includes the crowd pleasing Mashed Potato Munch Off competitive eating contest and an onsite beer garden.

Bring a can of food! The event supports Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission through a cash donation as well as the well-needed onsite canned food drive.

Green Lake Gobble & Mashed Potato Munch Off details here



8:00 a.m. –    Day of Race Registration & Packet Pickup opens

9:00 a.m. –           Beer Garden opens

9:10 a.m. –           Kid’s Dash start

9:30 a.m. –           5K & 10K run & walk start

10:45 a.m. –        Mashed Potato Munch Off start