5K RUN &
kids 100 Yard DASH


The 18th Annual Firecracker 5K Run and Walk is a fundraising benefit for Pleasant Hill schools. The run has raised over $170,000 and continues to grow each year.  So, gather up the family, dress-up in your best patriotic gear, and come out for a run! 

5K – Per Person: $40

100 Yard Dash – 7 years and younger: FREE




Can I decide which Pleasant Hill school receives my fundraising donation?

Yes! During the registrations process, you will be asked to designate which Pleasant Hill school you would like to received the net proceeds of your registration fee.

Can I pick-up my race bib before the 4th July?

Yes.  There will be a bib pick-up & race t-shirt pick-up on Saturday, July 2nd from 10am – 12noon.  Location: TBD

Is there a 4th of July 5K t-shirt?

All 5K runners will receive a 5K t-shirt IF you register by Saturday, June 25th. T-shirt is NOT guarnteed if you register AFTER June 25th.

What is the course?

The 5K course begins at 8am sharp.  It is 3 laps around Downtown Pleasant Hill.  To ensure that it is an official 5K, the starting line is on Gregory Lane next to Bed, Bath, & Beyond.

The 100 dash is begins at 7:50am sharp and will be run on Crescent Drive.    

Will there be prizes for the winners?

5K – A $100 gift certificates will be awarded to the top male and female 5K runners.

100 Yard Dash – A $25 gift certificate will be awarded to the top male and female 100 dash runners.

REGISTER FOR THE 5K & Kids 100 Yard Dash