Firecracker Four Mile Run/Walk

Back July 04, 2020 Cancelled July 04, 2019
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The Greater Valley YMCA, Easton / Phillipsburg Branch, will host the 22nd Annual Firecracker 4 Mile Run and Walk on July 4, in memory of Spencer H. Smith!

Dress in your red, white, and blue and join us to kick off your July 4 celebration! Your morning will be filled with fun and smiles during this great event for families, as well as competitive runners. Run or walk our beautiful four mile course, beginning and ending at Fairview Park in Palmer Township. Strollers are welcome! The kids will love our FREE Kids Fun Run around the ball field! 

All proceeds from the Firecracker Race support the funding of youth program scholarships.  Our promise at the Y is that no child or family is turned away from our programs due to an inability to pay. In 2019, the Greater Valley YMCA, Easton/Phillipsburg branch awarded more than $274,000 in scholarships for enrollment in the Y’s programs! Thank you for supporting our community!! 


6:45 AM – 7:45 AM   Event day registration at the Fairview Park pavilion

8:00 AM     4-Mile Run start, immediately followed by the Walk start. Light snacks and cold water available to race participants at the finish line pavilion immediately following the race!

8:30 AM (APPROXIMATELY   Award Ceremony

Recognition and Awards for “Y’s Core Values”  – Children who exemplify RESPONSIBILITY, RESPECT, CARING, HONESTYMedals awarded for First Place Overall male/female runner and walker, and top three male/female times by age group: 8 to 11, 12 to 18, 19 to 24, 25 to 29, 30 to 34, 35 to 39, 40 to 44, 45 to 49, 50 to 54, 55 to 59, 60-69, 70+ (NEW IN 2020: 70+ AGE GROUP)

9:30AM    Fun Run for Kids (ages 3-7) Free. Registration required. Award ceremony for “Best Dressed – Patriotic- Red/White/Blue”  will immediately follow the run.



$10 Registration (ages 8 – 11)              Price will automatically apply when ages are entered into registration form. T-shirt guarantee ENDS on Sunday, June 7, 2020.

$25  Early Registration (ages 12+) for Run and Walk         Early registration and t-shirt guarantee ENDS on Sunday, June 7, 2020. 

$30 Late Registration (ages 12+) for Run and Walk            Late registration dates:  Monday, June 8 – Saturday, July 4, 2020 – NO T-shirt guarantee.

FREE Kids Fun Run (ages 3 – 7)   Registration prior to race day is appreciated. A parent/guardian must be present. T-shirt guarantee ENDS on Sunday, June 7, 2020.



Official website

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Information about the event is available in : English

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]
Last checked on 2020-07-02



Walk- 4 Miles

July 04, 2020 (Saturday) - 08:00
4 miles
Road Solo Charity/Fund raising

4 Mile Run

July 04, 2020 (Saturday) - 08:00
4 miles
Road Solo Charity/Fund raising

Kids Fun Run

July 04, 2020 (Saturday) - 09:30
0.5 miles
Road Solo Kids Charity/Fund raising

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