4th of July 5k

Tue July 4, 2023 Punta Gorda, FL 33982 US Directions
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4th of July 5k

($20: Ages 0 - 17)
7:30AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT Price increases after June 20, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT


42911 Lake Babcock Drive
Punta Gorda, FL US 33982


RACE DAY REGISTRATION is 6:30 to 7:15 a.m. Cost is $35.00. 

Babcock Ranch is excited to announce our 4th of July 5K timed by Beach Bum Timing Company.

The course is a scenic 3.1 miles around Babcock Ranch, starting and finishing in Founder's Square. The course map will be available very soon, we are just tweaking a few things, once we have it we will upload it.

Early packet pick-up:

Saturday night July 1st from 4:00pm - 6:00pm at HOA Office Lodge at Babcock Ranch. 
42911 Lake Babcock Drive
Punta Gorda, FL 33982
Race Day Packet Pick-up: 6:30-7:15am

There will be an in-person awards ceremony.    

Walk-in registrations are available the day of the race.  Race day registration is 6:30 to 7:15 a.m., cash, check or credit card is accepted. Make check payment to Babcock Ranch. 

There will be post-race food – (best COVID practices)   

Tuesday, July 4, 2023

5K start time: 7:30 a.m.


5K; $25 until  06/20 -  $30 until - 07/3 - $35 on race day
*The race will be chip-timed, so your individual time will not start until you cross the starting line.
Bathrooms and Water Stations will be located at the start and finish area
Questions? Call: 941.676.7191

Free ample parking is available near the starting area.

Awards for In-Person Race.

Age group awards are based off-chip time.

There will be overall awards:

Actual Awards: 1st Place Overall Awards - Male & Female

1st Place, Male & Female Awards - Masters, Grand Masters, Senior Grand Masters, Veteran Grand Masters

In-person awards to the top three M/F in the following age groups: 9 and under, 10-14,15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+. 

Q: Is this a timed race? 
A: Yes the  5K is chip-timed. 

Q: What is the course surface like?
A: The course is a mixture of asphalt, hard-packed shell, and mulch.

Q: Are dogs allowed on the course? 
A: You may run with your dog, but you assume ALL responsibility for your dog. You must maintain proper social distancing and pick up after your pooch. 

Q: Are strollers allowed on the course? 
A: Yes

Q: Is the course good for spectators? 
A: Yes


If you have any questions about this race, please contact:

The Lifestyle team 

Tel: 941.676.7191

Email: events@babcockranch.com


Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Course Map for Babcock


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