T-Shirts for Thanksgiving Events

Thanksgiving is one of those holidays where several events take place around the day or weekend. And a lot of these events involve t-shirts for Thanksgiving.

In most areas, the weather is pretty chilly or cold by this point. Therefore, t-shirts and hoodies are the most popular apparel items to print on for Thanksgiving events.

Whether you are printing custom shirts for a group or event, or Thanksgiving t-shirts to sell on sites like Etsy, you can use screen printed transfers and a heat press to get the job done.

Printed apparel can bring people together and Thanksgiving is a time for gathering and being thankful. And what better way to get together and celebrate than with shirts!

With so many events, we wanted to give you some ideas and inspiration to get you started for all of your t-shirts for Thanksgiving.


Flag Football Games

For many, watching and playing football accompanies Thanksgiving.

Flag football games and tournaments are very popular around Thanksgiving with all ages participating.

Also, besides games organized by cities or other organizations, families and friends organize football games to play for fun, too.


flag football shirt for Thanksgiving


5k Turkey Trots

Next, we have the popular Turkey Trot events. 5k, 10k, and even marathon races are a big event for Thanksgiving, with many participants. As part of these events, runners usually receive a t-shirt with their registration.

Work with the organizers of the race to print the shirts.


Turkey Trot shirt for 5k race



It wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without parades. Whether it’s for a local city parade, or a trip to one of the big ones around the country, shirts help make it memorable.

Make Thanksgiving shirts for families going on vacation and attending a parade.

Or work with your local city parade and print shirts to sell at the event. Lots of options here.


Thanksgiving Day parade shirt


Black Friday

Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, marks the day to begin holiday shopping.

Whether you are looking for some great deals, or just enjoy the crowds, this has become an event for a lot of families to go out shopping together. Why not make some fun shirts to go with it?

This type of shirt would be great to sell on Etsy stores.


shirt for Black Friday shopping


Friends Giving Events

The popularity of Friends Giving is on the rise. With many people celebrating Thanksgiving with friends, or even as a second Thanksgiving event, printed apparel items make a great give-away at these events.

Print napkins, tea towels, or other items, too.


Friends Giving t-shirt


Thanksgiving Day Shirts

Thanksgiving is one of those holidays that you can really get creative with for fun sayings on t-shirts and sweatshirts.

If you own an Etsy store or similar ecommerce site, printed holiday shirts can be one of your best-sellers.

Cute or funny designs sell great, like this Thanksgiving to-do list shirt.


Thanksgiving to-do list shirt


Turkey Day shirt


Fundraisers and Charity Meals

Since Thanksgiving is centered around a meal, many charity meals and fundraiser meals are also a big part of the holiday, for those in need.

For these types of events, print shirts for the volunteers to wear. Besides shirts, other items like aprons make great items for volunteers as well.


Thanksgiving Charity Meal shirt and apron


Other Fun Thanksgiving Events

With several days around the Thanksgiving holiday and weekend, there is plenty of time for festive events.

Many sporting events, recreational activities, tournaments and more are planned for these days and all use a Thanksgiving or turkey theme.


Thanksgiving bowling shirt


We hope these ideas gave you some inspiration for your Turkey Day events. You can print just about anything with a heat press and screen printed transfers.

Design your t-shirts for Thanksgiving now in Easy View, online design center. Customize one of the thousands of layouts to get started for your own event.



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Nick Bateman

Hi, This is amazing! All the ideas given to you are amazing! I like the thanksgiving game inspired T-shirts, they are super cute. A Thanksgiving do-to-list quotes T shirt is also a great option and super cute to wear on Thanksgiving.


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