Thank you for your support of HELP of Beaufort.
JoinHelp of Beaufort for a FIRECRACKER 5K Race on the morning of July 4th in Downtown Beaufort. Starting at 8am on Tuesday, July 4, 2023, on Bay & Newcastle Streets. Run through historic downtown Beaufort and across the famous Woods bridge following a certified 5K course.
Packet pickup will be available at Grounded Running located at 2139 Boundary Street, Ste 108, Beaufort, SC 29902 on Saturday, July 1st from 10am until 4pm. T-shirts and sizes are not guaranteed for registrations after June 12, 2022.
Please note that we have added the ability to register as a Virtual Participant. Virtual participants will be able to have their shirt mailed (shipping fee will apply) or come by packet pick-up to get theirs in advance. We will make a best effort to mail shirts prior to the event for those requesting this.
July 4th -Same day entries will be accepted on race day from 7:00 a.m. to 7:40 a.m. ONLY.
Age categories: under 12, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
Prizes awarded to overall top three male and female and top two male and female in age divisions. Awards are for in-person participants only. We will determine closer to the race if awards will be presented in person. If this is the case, we will start awards PROMPTLY at 8:45am.
Event is pet and stroller friendly. Flexi-type leashes will not be allowed at the event. Please have pets on a standard 4-6ft lead.
Course: Start/finish line at Freedom Mall down Bay Street cross Woods Memorial Bridge to Lady's Island down Meridian Rd to Youmans Drive and double back the same route to Freedom Mall.
Please note that registration for this event and shipping fees are NOT REFUNDABLE. If we are unable to host an in person/live race, we will transfer to a virtual format.
Thank you to our sponsors!