Thanksgiving is not only a perfect time to spend with friends and family, but also a time to give to the less fortunate in the community. These Thanksgiving events offer a variety of options for celebrating and giving back this holiday season.
FORT LAUDERDALE TURKEY TROT
Thursday, November 23rd | 7:30 a.m.
Fort Lauderdale Beach
The Fort Lauderdale Turkey Trot is ideal for runners of all levels: first timers, experienced or seasoned. The annual 5k run is the perfect prelude to your holiday meal, and your contribution helps support two outstanding local organizations: iTRACE Foundation, Inc. and Leadership Broward Foundation, Inc.
43RD ANNUAL NORTH MIAMI WINTERNATIONAL THANKSGIVING PARADE
Thursday, November 23 | 10 a.m.
125th St. from 6 Avenue to 12th Avenue | Miami Beach
Celebrate over 40 years of holiday tradition in North Miami! Enjoy a family fun-filled morning of spectacular bands, entertaining dance groups, and colorful floats.
VOLUNTEER WITH MIAMI RESCUE MISSION
3553 Northwest 50th Street
Volunteering this holiday season will bless people who are struggling and will help change lives. Your contribution will help deliver a special traditional Thanksgiving meal for a person or family in need, and will also help provide tools and knowledge to those as they transition back into society. For more information, please visit www.miamirescuemission.com.