WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?:
The Little Firecracker’s Run is for kids ages 5 years and younger. Parents, you are very welcome to join your child during the run, too!
The Little Firecracker Run is approximately 250 yards.
Monday, July 4th TIME: 7:10 am (Before the 4K mile & 4 mile run)
The run will start at the far west end of the parking lot just east of State Line and end at the Ward Parkway Pavilion located in the SW corner of the Ward Parkway Center in KCMO.
ENTRY FEE (per person)
|DISTANCE||Through 3/15||3/16-4/30||5/1-6/5||6/6-6/30||7/1-Race Day|
|4 Mile Run||$25||$34||$39||$45||$49|
|Kids Fun Run||$10||$10||$15||$15||$18|
July 3rd, 12:30PM to 4:30PM at Garry Gribbles Running Sports
8600 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64114
July 4th, Race Morning 6 AM to 7:30 AM Ward Parkway Center Pavilion
8600 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64114.
*You can pick up packets for other participants as long as know you’re picking up.
Concierge Pick-Up for Groups:
Save time and have your shirts and bib numbers pulled before you arrive! Email each group members first and last name to firstname.lastname@example.org by 9pm on July 2nd and we will package them together for easy pick-up.
When you arrive at packet pickup, DO NOT GO TO THE COMPUTERS! Look for Concierge sign and directly to that area.
6:00 -7:25 AM:Packet pick-up and race day registration (please arrive at least 30 min early if you\’re registering)
7:10 AM:The Little Firecracker Kids Fun Run
7:20 AM:The National Anthem
7:25 AM:Group Warm Up
7:30 AM:Run Begins
7:45 AM:Post Race Festivities Begin
8:30 AM:Awards Ceremony
Participants will be timed using disposable chip timing. The timing chip is attached to the back of your bib number and should attach like this. Your time will begin when you cross the starting line.
Sign up HERE to results texted you immediately.
Look for the photo op area where you will find a backdrop, inflatables, and Uncle Sam! Post your photos on social media with the hash tag #4on4kc.
Pictures from the event will be posted 24 hours after the race! Photos will be posted here
All participants will receive a finisher’s medal upon completion the race. Awards will given to top four male and female finishers overall, as well as top four finishers in the following age groups:
14 & under