You’re invited to help support a wonderful summer tradition that celebrates our country’s birthday. Run/Walk BOOM!!! is a fun event that assures thousands of young kids and old kids can continue to enjoy the 4th of July Fireworks over Rackham Golf Course. If you’re unable to walk a mile or run a 5k but would like to help keep the fireworks booming, please click here to make a donation.


  • Start and Finish are on Scotia & Hart, near the Gillham Recreation Center.
  • Pick up shirts and race packets on race day.
  • Course Map: Click here

Race Information

  • June 24, 2017
  • 1 Mile Run/Walk- 8:30 a.m.
  • 5k Run/Walk 9:00 a.m. (5k age groups: 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40 – 49…)


  • 5k Trophies to the top 3 and male and top 3 female finishers. Metals to the top 3 male and female finishers in each age group of the 5k
  • Medals to the top 3 male and female finishers in the 1 Mile race. Ribbons to all finishers of the 1 mile.
  • Snacks & refreshments for participants.

Presenting Sponsor

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