Run Four on the 4th and run in two of Uncle Sam’s favorite states! 


Throw on that red, white, and blue, this 4th of July and join us for Uncle Sam’s favorite race – Four on the 4th! We’ll be running/walking 4 beautiful miles of America along Ward Parkway as we celebrate Independence Day! Participants receive great tech shirts, festive giveaways, patriotic snacks, and finisher medals as bold and charming as the American dream!!


watermarked-Fun Photos (118)Packet Pick-up

July 3rd, Noon to 6 PM
July 4th, Race Morning 6 AM to 7:15 AM  
Location: Garry Gribble’s Running Sports (inside the Ward Parkway Center)
8600 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64114

– You can pick up packets for other people so long as they know you are picking it up for them

Schedule of Events
6 AM-7:15 AM: Packet pick-up and race day registration

7:30 AM: 4 Mile Run/Walk begins
7:45 AM: Post race festivities begin
8:30 AM: Awards Ceremony
8:45 AM (or after last 4 Mile finisher): Kids Fun Run

Strollers Welcome!
We ask that walkers with strollers start behind the runners so everyone will be safe! No runners with headsets, motorized vehicles, roller blades, bikes or dogs will be allowed on the course as our insurance policy does not cover these.

The race will be staged on the west side of the Ward Parkway Center in the overflow parking lot west of State Line Rd. The race will start next to Off Broadway Shoes and finish in the overflow lot.

Please park in the designated lots on the west side of State Line Rd. Click here for a map of where to park.

All participants will receive a finisher’s medal upon completing the race. There will be special awards for top 4 overall male & female finishers, as well as the top 4 male & female finishers in the following age groups: 9 & under, 10-14, 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+ There will also be prizes for the fastest and best dressed teams of 4+!  

All runners are guaranteed a Four on the 4th shirt, if they register before June 14th!

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