FARMINGTON — The University of Maine at Farmington Fitness and Recreation Center will host its fifth annual 5k Turkey Trot and Kids Fun Run Saturday.

The road race will begin at 10:15 a.m. at the Fitness and Recreation Center and will loop on High Street, Maple Avenue, Granite Heights and Main Street through Farmington. A fun run for kids 10 and younger starts at 9:40 a.m. from the center and loops for a mile around the FRC. Child care is provided for parents running in the 5k.

Registration is required, forms can be picked up in advance at the center or downloaded at

Registration for adults is $20 on race day, $15 in advance; UMF student with I.D. is $12 on race day, $10 in advance; and for the kids fun run registration is $8 on race day and $5 in advance. Free T-shirts will be handed out to the first 100 registered runners.

For more information, call Leah Brackett at 778-7495, or email [email protected]

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