Seal of Dane County County of Dane
Dane County Parks

Birdie Derby, Formerly the Berbee Derby

Event Dates

  • Thursday, 11/28/2024 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Event Description

For 20 years, the Berbee Derby has been Madison’s premiere Thanksgiving Day event. The Birdie Derby will bring the same stellar experience for the next 20 years! Birdie Derby is a fun-filled community event produced by Tri 4 Schools, whose dedicated volunteers work hard year-round to make your entire experience exceptional! There are options for everyone! Join us as a walker or runner in the 5K or 10K, start a Team and run with friends, or have your little ones participate in the Kids Dash! This is the only Thanksgiving Day event in Wisconsin that gives 100% of proceeds to the community! Birdie Derby supports Grants 4 Schools. Grants 4 Schools provides teachers and community centers with the resources and funding to enhance educational opportunities for students, creating the next generation of healthy individuals! Cost: $25-45 Parking: check for the Parking Map Register at:

Event Website


Fitchburg Business Park, Fitchburg WI


Categories: Health & Fitness, Kids & Family, Parks