Families looking for a little extra fun before you eat on Thanksgiving Day can take part in the TXU Energy Houston Turkey Trot.

The Houston Turkey Trot includes competitive and non-competitive 10K, 5K and wheelchair races, along with a run/walk for the kids. After the race, stick around for free food, music and family activities.

This year's event benefits the Sheltering Arms Senior Services which is a division of Neighborhood Centers Inc.

Click here to learn more about the event, registration and start times.