July 4, 2022

TIME:  5k – 8:30  | 1 Mile – 9:30

LOCATION: Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center, 9100 Freedom Center Blvd, Manassas, VA

Spots are limited!! We recommend registering soon as possible to reserve your spot on the starting line.

Fun Run Racing is partnering with Hero’s Bridge to bring you the Freedom Firecracker 5K and Sparkler 1 Mile Run/Walk. Hero’s Bridge is dedicated to serving elderly veterans, age 65 and older. A portion of the proceeds will go to Hero’s Bridge. The 2021 Freedom Firecracker race raised over $1,000 for Hero’s Bridge! For more information, visit their website here.

Start Your 4th With Us!

The Freedom Firecracker 5k and 1 Mile walk/run is a family-friendly event that is a fun and festive celebration of Independence Day! All 5k runners and 1 mile runners will receive a custom race shirt, medal, custom bib and a digital finisher’s certificate.

Swag

All 5k and 1 Mile runners will receive a custom race shirt, medal, custom bib and a digital finisher’s certificate.

Awards

There is no formal awards ceremony – just pick your award up at race headquarters near the start/finish line! The top 3 overall men and women receive Running Store gift cards as follows: $75,$50,$25. The top 3 male and female 5K finishers in each of the following 5K age groups receive Running Store gift cards ($15/$10/$5): 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+.

Photobooth

Want to to have a bangin July 4th photo this year ? You and all your friends/family can take a picture with our 8 ft X 8 ft “photo booth” fireworks backdrop at this year’s race!

Tattoos

Need to add a little zing to your July 4th “outfit?” Sport a tattoo or two! We hear it helps your race times! Complimentary Red, White and Blue tattoos will be distributed to all participants at packet pick up! 

GET SPECIAL NEWS AND OFFERS - SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER!