11th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot 216 Backstrom Crossing, Belton

The Mahlers are gearing up once again to throw open the farm gates and welcome one and all to the 2021 ANNUAL 5K TURKEY TROT on THANKSGIVING MORNING!

(8:45 costume judging | 9:00 race starts)

Operating as usual

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πŸ¦ƒFASHION IS OUR PASSION!!!

It’s time to strut your stuffing and shake your giblets. Our professional judges will be awarding the most fashionable flock/group & individual. It’s the easiest way to get a trophy!😜

Photos from 11th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot  216 Backstrom Crossing, Belton's post 11/23/2021

πŸ¦ƒMichael & πŸ¦ƒ@Mark, our masters of ceremony, take their jobs VERY seriously…with only the very highest level of professionalism displayed.
Their impeccable Turkey fashion will, no doubt, β€œwow” the crowd this year… if they can find their stuff. πŸ’πŸ»β€β™‚οΈ

Photos from 11th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot  216 Backstrom Crossing, Belton's post 11/23/2021

THE CARRYING OF THE CORN🌽 ….a staple of the Mahler Farm Turkey Trot. If you don’t feel like running a 5K but still want to impress your friends & family, we’ve got 40lb bags for you to carry on the mile route!🀣

Thanksgiving morning!πŸ¦ƒ

8:45ish costume judging

9:00ish shotgun start!

216 Backstrom Crossing, Belton

11th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot  216 Backstrom Crossing, Belton updated their phone number. 11/12/2021

11th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot 216 Backstrom Crossing, Belton updated their phone number.

11th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot 216 Backstrom Crossing, Belton updated their phone number.

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BE LIKE THESE COOL TURKEYS!
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Order your 2021 TURKEY TROT shirts by FRIDAY!πŸ‘•

Adult Comfort Colors Tees in Gray
$15

Venmo: Julie-Mahler
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YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO!!!πŸ¦ƒπŸƒπŸ½β€β™‚οΈπŸ’¨

2021 MAHLER FARM TURKEY TROT!

πŸ¦ƒ Thanksgiving morning
πŸ¦ƒ 8:45 costume judging
πŸ¦ƒ 9:00 5K begins (also a 1 mile walk!)
πŸ¦ƒ Plenty of hot chocolate and room by the camp fire!
πŸ¦ƒ It’s free!
πŸ¦ƒ Order your 2021 Tshirt this week!
πŸ¦ƒ Mahler Farm is located at 216 Backstrom Crossing Road, Belton

11th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot  216 Backstrom Crossing, Belton updated their address. 11/02/2021

11th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot 216 Backstrom Crossing, Belton updated their address.

11th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot 216 Backstrom Crossing, Belton updated their address.

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WOO-HOO!!! Are you ready for this?!?!
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2021 TURKEY TROT is HAPPENING!!!
πŸ¦ƒπŸƒβ€β™€οΈπŸƒπŸ’¨
AND T-SHIRTS ARE READY TO ORDER!!!
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Sizes range from Adult S to ##
$15 Comfort Colors T-shirt

πŸ“¦Due to supply chain issues, we will be ordering early to guarantee delivery!

πŸ’ΈYou can DM Julie Cowan Mahler with your order and pay through Venmo (Julie-Mahler) or in person!

SEE YOU THANKSGIVING MORNING!!!🌞

2020 Mahler Farm Turkey Trot 11/26/2020

Many thanks to friends and fam who came out on this BEAUTIFUL Thanksgiving morning for a little pre-feasting trot! Same bat-time, same bat-place next year!!!

11/26/2020

GREETINGS, TROTTERS!

A few housekeeping items to cover before tomorrow morning's festivities!

1. JULIE WAS DIAGNOSED WITH COVID TODAY. 😞 Therefore, she, Mark, & Emily will be sitting this trot out and will miss you all terribly!

2. THE TROT IS STILL ON! Michael & crew have worked today to pull it together and get the course ready for all your smiling faces!

3. Of course, we encourage MASKS & SOCIAL DISTANCING prior & post race time.

4. HAVE FUN & TROT ON!

8:30 WELCOME AND COSTUME JUDGING
9:00 SHOT GUN START

225 BACKSTROM CROSSING, BELTON

11/22/2020

TOP 10 FACTS ABOUT OUR TURKEY TROT:

10. Everyone is welcome! New friends and old!
9. It is free and you don't have to register!
8. You can run, walk, or sit by the fire and drink hot cocoa and wait for the turkeys you brought with you to finish the race!
7. You may or may not need to dodge a few cows & cow patties!
(Just pretend you are in Spain running with the bulls πŸ“·;))
6. At roughly 8:30am the masters of ceremony (Mike and Mark) will begin the COSTUME JUDGING and the SHOTGUN START will be at 9:00am!
5. There is no official clock but instead plenty of hoorays, cheers, and photos at your completion!
4. There are MEDALS for the top finishers!
3. And awards for BEST COSTUME for individual and flock!
2. For the lucky ones who ordered, you will be oh-so-stylish in your Turkey Trot t-shirt!
1. It's the BEST WAY to start your day of THANKS!!! We can't wait!!!

Enjoy some of last years pics!

11/21/2020

IN JUST 5 DAYS THIS PRICELESS HARDWARE WILL HAVE NEW OWNERS!!πŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸƒπŸ»πŸƒπŸΌβ€β™€οΈπŸ’¨πŸ₯‡πŸ₯‡πŸ₯‡
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Awards given to our fastest runners & most festive costumers!
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There’s even an award for the biggest family flock!
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Medals for Top Finishers include:
πŸ¦ƒ Fastest Tom
πŸ¦ƒ Fastest Hen
πŸ¦ƒ Fastest Jake
πŸ¦ƒ Fastest Jenny
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Can’t wait to see all you TURKEYS Thanksgiving morning!
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Whether you’re walking, trotting, or sitting by the fire drinking hot cocoa, everyone is welcome!
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8:30 ~ Welcome & Costume Judging
9:00 ~ Shotgun Start!

11/16/2020

For all you enneagram 9’s out there, DEADLINE EXTENDED to TONIGHT @ midnight for ordering your infamous 2πŸ™ƒ2😳 TURKEY TROT T-shirt!
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Comfort Colors ~ $15
YOUTH sizes Small-XL
ADULT sizes Small-4X
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Private message me your order & pay with VEMNO (Julie-Mahler) or cash/check at the Trot.
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And now for your viewing pleasure...all the Turkey Trot tshirts from years gone by as well as the originator of our first trot, Carly Ferguson Greeson!
πŸ¦ƒπŸƒπŸΌβ€β™€οΈπŸƒπŸ»πŸ’¨ @ Belton, Texas

11/12/2020

Just a few days left to order your 2020 TURKEY TROT tshirts!
Deadline is November 15th!
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Private message me your order & pay with VEMNO (Julie-Mahler) or cash/check at the Trot.
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Comfort Colors shirts in
YOUTH sizes Small-XL and
ADULT sizes Small-4X
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$15
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Michael Blake Mahler

11/02/2020

We are now taking orders for TURKEY TROT tshirts!
Deadline to order November 15th!
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Private message me your order & pay with VEMNO (Julie-Mahler) or cash/check at the Trot.
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Comfort Colors shirts in
YOUTH sizes Small-XL and
ADULT sizes Small-4X
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$15
β€’
Michael Blake Mahler

11/02/2020

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πŸ—£The HEAD TURKEYS want to invite ONE & ALL to the 10TH ANNUAL MAHLER FARM TURKEY TROT!!!πŸƒπŸΌβ€β™€οΈπŸƒπŸ»πŸ‚πŸ
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πŸ¦ƒ THANKSGIVING MORNING!
πŸ¦ƒ 8:30 am Welcome & Costume Judging
πŸ¦ƒ 9:00 am Shotgun Start!πŸƒπŸΌβ€β™€οΈπŸƒπŸ»πŸ’¨
πŸ¦ƒ 5K Walk/Run or sit by the fire & drink hot chocolate!
πŸ¦ƒ T-SHIRTS $15 cash/check/Venmo (Julie-Mahler)
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225 BACKSTROM CROSSING, BELTON
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Join us as we celebrate 10 YEARS OF TURKEY TROTTING!!
πŸπŸ‚πŸπŸ‚πŸπŸ‚πŸπŸ‚πŸπŸ‚πŸπŸ‚πŸπŸ‚Michael Blake Mahler

10/31/2020

IT'S COMING!!!
DETAILS TOMORROW ON NOVEMBER 1ST!
HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!

10/31/2020

10th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot 225 Backstrom Crossing, Belton

2019 Mahler Farm Turkey Trot 11/30/2019

What a GREAT blessing for the Mahler clan to begin our Thanksgiving Day with so many great friends...new and old!!! We are already looking forward to next year where we will celebrate 10 YEARS OF TURKEY TROTTING!!! See you then!!!

11/26/2019

The DYNAMIC DUO is here to say β€œIt’s Happening!” πŸ˜‚πŸ¦ƒπŸƒπŸ½β€β™€οΈπŸƒπŸ½β€β™‚οΈπŸ’¨πŸ’¨πŸ’¨
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9th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot!!
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OPEN TO ALL TURKEYS!
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THANKSGIVING MORNING!
8:45 Costume judging
9:00 Shotgun start!
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225 Backstrom Crossing Road, Belton
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πŸ––πŸΌπŸ––πŸΌπŸ––πŸΌ

11/20/2019

LAST CALL TODAY on 5k Turkey Trot Shirts!!! πŸ¦ƒπŸƒπŸ½β€β™€οΈπŸƒπŸ½β€β™‚οΈπŸ’¨πŸ’¨πŸ’¨

Comfort Colors $10
Cash/check/VENMO (Julie-Mahler)
Just message me your order!!!
πŸ––πŸΌ πŸ¦ƒ

See you Thanksgiving morning!!!
8:45 costume judging
9:00 shotgun start

11/17/2019

πŸ¦ƒThe youngins are showing off the hardware for this year’s Mahler Farm Turkey Trot!!
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MEDALS πŸ₯‡for top finishers include:
Fastest Tomβ€’
Fastest Henβ€’
Fastest Jakeβ€’
Fastest Jennyβ€’
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TROPHIES πŸ† awarded to the following costume contest winners:
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Most Fashionable Turkey
Most Fashionable Flock
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We will also give TROPHIESπŸ†& thanks for our OLDEST TURKEY & YOUNGEST TURKEY in attendance!!
Come join us Thanksgiving Morning!!! πŸ¦ƒπŸƒπŸ½β€β™‚οΈπŸƒπŸ½β€β™€οΈπŸ’¨πŸ’¨
8:45 costume judging
9:00 shotgun start
T-shirt orders due TOMORROW, MONDAY Nov. 18th!!!
πŸ––πŸΌ πŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒ @ 9th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot

11/17/2019

The cows are getting excited about the 9th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot! πŸ¦ƒπŸ‚πŸƒπŸ½β€β™€οΈπŸ¦ƒπŸ‚πŸƒπŸ½πŸ¦ƒπŸ‚πŸƒπŸ½β€β™€οΈ
β€’Thanksgiving Morning
β€’Costume judging 8:45am
β€’Shotgun start 9:00am
β€’5K walk/run or sit by the fire and drink hot cocoa!
β€’Cow patties included!
β€’T-shirt deadline TOMORROW, Monday the 18th! $10 cash/check/Venmo
β€’πŸ––πŸΌ πŸ¦ƒ

11/05/2019

For all the Trekkies out there, this year's Turkey Trot t-shirt is "Spock on!!!" πŸ˜‚πŸ––πŸ¦ƒ

This one of a kind Comfort Colors Tee can be yours for $10!

Deadline to order is November 18th.
Feel free to order via VENMO to Julie-Mahler (leave your size) or private message me and pay me later with cash/check!

πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈπŸƒβ€β™€οΈπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ’¨πŸ’¨

11/05/2019

10th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot

10/29/2019

10th Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot

11/20/2018

πŸ¦ƒπŸƒβ€β™€οΈπŸ¦ƒπŸƒβ€β™‚οΈπŸ¦ƒFor all you TURKEYS coming to TROT or just sit by the fire & drink hot cocoa, the Mahler Farm is located on Backstrom Crossing Road just off FM 93 between Belton & Nolanville. Look for the gate with the "M" and the arrow through it overhead! See you THURSDAY!!!πŸ¦ƒπŸ‚πŸ¦ƒπŸ‚πŸ¦ƒ
HAPPY THANKSGIVING EVERYBODY!!!

11/20/2018

We are getting TURKEY TROT READY!!!πŸ¦ƒπŸƒβ€β™‚οΈπŸ‚πŸ’¨πŸ’¨πŸ’¨

πŸ¦ƒπŸ‚WHEN? Thanksgiving morning!

πŸ¦ƒπŸ‚TIME? 8:45am Costume judging
9:00am Shotgun start

πŸ¦ƒπŸ‚WHERE? Just past the bridge on Backstrom Crossing Road

AWARDS FOR:
😎BEST COSTUME
πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈFASTEST TOM TURKEY (older male)
πŸƒβ€β™€οΈFASTEST HEN (older female)
πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈFASTEST JAKE (younger male)
πŸƒβ€β™€οΈFASTEST JENNY (younger female)

Can't wait to see you all!!!

11/08/2018

Masters of Ceremonies...or MASTERS of CRAZY! 😜

Turkey Trot Nostalgia Post #1 πŸ‚πŸ¦ƒπŸ’¨

Michael & Mark have tirelessly devoted themselves year after year to making our TURKEY TROT the MOST fun for the MOST number of folks! Rest assured the old Temple Feed Store Turkey Hat will be making its appearance once again at this year's festivities on THANKSGIVING DAY!

COSTUME JUDGING @ 8:45AM
SHOTGUN START @ 9:00AM

Just after the bridge on BACKSTROM CROSSING ROAD!

11/07/2018
11/07/2018

πŸ‚πŸ¦ƒπŸ™ŒThis is a GREAT WEEK to put your order in for the BEST TURKEY TROTπŸ‘• t-shirts out there!

We look forward to having both runners and walkers as well as those of you who just want to sit by the fire, drink some hot chocolateβ˜•, and laugh at those CRAZY TURKEYS for running a 5K in the first place!!! 🀣

Just $10 for short sleeve &
$12 for long sleeve!

But to come run the race? PRICELESS!!!
Our GOBBLE GIFT to you!!!πŸ¦ƒπŸƒβ€β™‚οΈπŸ’¨

8:45 COSTUME JUDGING
9:00 SHOTGUN START

AWARDS for FASTEST TOM, HEN, JAKE & JENNY
as well as MOST TURKEY TROT FASHIONABLE!

Located at the Mahler Farm on Backstrom Crossing!
Deadline to order shirts: November 12.
Cash/check or VENMO to Julie-Mahler

11/06/2018

The 2018 T-SHIRT is NOW AVAILABLE for ordering!

$10 short sleeve
$12 long sleeve

DEADLINE TO ORDER IS NOVEMBER 12TH!
You can pay via VENMO (@julie-mahler) or check/cash. Just private message me your order!

11/03/2018

πŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒ

2018 Turkey Trot Shirts are ready to order!

✴️Short sleeve $10
✴️Long sleeve $12
(Child sizes too! :))

Deadline to order: November 12th

Just send me a message with your order! You can pay via VENMO (username: Julie-Mahler) or cash/check!
Come join us for a beautiful 5K in the country on Thanksgiving morning!

Mahler farm is located on Backstrom Crossing Road between Belton and Nolanville just off FM 93.

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11/03/2018

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MAHLER FARM 5K TURKEY TROT IS COMING YOUR WAY!!!
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πŸ‚THANKSGIVING MORNING!!!

πŸ„ 8:45 am COSTUME JUDGING

πŸ¦ƒ 9:00 am SHOTGUN START!

DEFINITELY one of our FAVORITE days of the YEAR!

The Mahler & Greeson families invite ONE AND ALL to the family farm for plenty of hot chocolate & fireside sitting, fun & frivolity, and the opportunity to get out and enjoy a beautiful Thanksgiving morning in our part of the Nolan Valley!

Our 5k trek will lead you along the picturesque north and south Nolan Creek, through the pasture, and around Mark's "Hobo Village" all under the watchful eyes of a few cows here and there!😜

This is ABSOLUTELY FREE and our Thanksgiving GIFT to YOU!!! And feel free to invite your friends! We love making new ones! πŸ¦ƒβ™₯οΈπŸ¦ƒ

The 2018 T-SHIRT is NOW AVAILABLE for ordering!
$10 short sleeve
$12 long sleeve
DEADLINE TO ORDER IS NOVEMBER 12TH!
You can pay via VENMO (@julie-mahler) or check/cash. Just private message me your order!

CAN'T WAIT TO SEE YOU ALL THANKSGIVING MORNING!
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11/24/2017

5TH BATCH OF TURKEY TROT PICS! We'd LOVE to see YOURS! Please share if you have any!!! πŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒ

2019 Annual Mahler Farm Turkey Trot located on 225 Backstrom Crossing Road.

TOP 10 FACTS ABOUT OUR TURKEY TROT:

10. Everyone is welcome! New friends and old!

9. It is free and you don't have to register!

8. You can run, walk, or sit by the fire and drink hot cocoa and wait for the turkeys you brought with you to finish the race!

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Belton, TX
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