Firecracker 5k



Monday, July 4th, 2016 at 7:00 am, Liberty Bell Museum, Melbourne

This is the 1st race of the series that starts with the ringing of a replica of America’s Liberty Bell.  After the race, celebrate the 4th of July by watching the Honor America Parade.


911 Logo

To find out more about our beneficiary: Honor America

Participant Perks

  • Start the race with the ringing of a replica of the Liberty Bell
  • American Flags and red, white & blue popsicles to all Finishers
  • Most Patriotic Costume Contest
  • Free Firecracker Kids’ Run with Zippy the Gecko!
  • Breakfast catered by Einstein Bros Bagels!
  • Special awards to top 3 Local Heroes (Military/Fire/Police)!
  • Honor America Parade starts after the race.
  • Benefits Honor America
  • Random giveaway of one iPad!




Click to view Course Map

Race Packet Pick Up

Race Packets will be available for pickup starting, Thursday, June 30th through Sunday, July 3rd at Running Zone from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm and before the race starting at 6:00 am Monday morning at the site.

Running Zone is located at 3696 N. Wickham Road in Melbourne between Parkway and Post Road. Visit Running Zone’s website for directions at or call (321) 751-8890.


Liberty Bell Museum, 1601 Oak St., Melbourne, FL  32901

From US 1, go west on Hibiscus Blvd. near Holmes Regional Medical Center, turn left onto Hickory Street. Liberty Bell Memorial Museum on right. Please park at the Melbourne Auditorium on Hibiscus Blvd.

Thank You Race Partners!



Race Series