Run Four on the 4th 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 7:30AM  
Location: Ward Parkway Center Restaurant Pavillion
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-7:30 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 earbuds, motorized vehicles, roller blades, bikes or dogs will be allowed on the course as our insurance policy does not cover these.

The race will start on the west side of Ward Parkway Center next to Off Broadway Shoes and finishes through the tunnel in the west side of State Line rd, in the overflow lot.

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

Participants will be timed using ChronoTrack disposable chip timing. The timing chip is attached to the back of each participant’s bib number and is yours to keep. Results will be posted to this website, as well as at   Want to get your results texted to you? Sign up HERE.

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+!  

If you are unable to pick up your award, it will be available at the RaceDay Events Clubhouse (208 W 79th St, KC, MO 64114) beginning the Monday after the race. Please email us before you stop by,

All runners are guaranteed a Four on the 4th shirt, if they register before June 14th!  If the shirt size you chose does not fit, you can exchange it after the race starts in the same area as packet pickup.

For additional information contact