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Fox Firecracker 5K

Thu July 4, 2024 Directions


Q.) Is this a family friendly event?  Absolutely! Bring the entire family to the event as participants and/or spectators

Q.) Where and when are the results from the event posted? Results will be posted on our website ( or at the timing company’s website ( We also offer text message if you sign up for it during the registration process.

Q.) I pre-registered but now I will not be able to do the race. Can I get a refund? Sorry, you will not be able to join us this year. Unfortunately, we cannot offer a refund

Q.) Can I still sign up after online registration closes? Yes, in person registration will take place on July 3 from 4-7pm and July 4 from 6-7am.

Q.) Can I have someone pick up my packet for me? Yes

Q.) Where can I find pictures after the event is over? A link to the pictures will be posted on our website. Our Facebook page will also have a link.  

Q.) Where do I pick up my race packet? Packet pick will occur at Hydro Park on July 3 from 4pm – 7pm. Hydro Park is in downtown Kaukauna. Participants can also pick up there packet on race day at the race site location: Hydro Park: 100 Crooks Ave, Kaukauna WI 54130

Q.) Will there be water along the course? Yes, there will be one water station at approximately 1.5 miles

Q.) Are strollers or dogs allowed on the course? Yes, strollers and dogs are allowed, and we encourage the entire family to participate. We ask that you be respectful to other participants. Dogs must be on a leash.

Q.) Can I transfer my registration to a different participant?  If you no longer plan to race, prior to June 30th you have the option of transferring your registration to a new registrant.  In order to accomplish this, complete the following steps: 

Click on this link  which will open in a new window.
In Upcoming Races, find the Fox Firecracker 5K and click Manage next to it.
Click the Transfer to another Runner menu item.
Fill out the required fields.
Select Transfer for Refund

Note: The participant initiating the transfer will pay a $5 transfer fee.  This participant will receive a refund of the entry fee, less processing fee.  The refund will not be initiated until the new registrant registers and pays.

Q.) What is the distance of the kids run? ¼ mile

Q.) Is the kids run timed? No, the kids run is not timed.

Fox Firecracker 5K Virtual Registration Information:

Who: Anyone who lives in the 48 contiguous United States

When: Anytime between July 5 – August 31

Where: Anywhere

Included in your registration:

  • Fox Firecracker 5K Event T-shirt
  • Fox Firecracker 5K Finisher Medal
  • Fox Firecracker 5K Event Bib

Please note: the t-shirt, medal and bib will be the same as received by the participants on July 4th

Rewards: the virtual run participants will not be eligible for any awards (overall, age group)

When will I receive my race kit?

When you register for the Virtual event, you will have an option to have your race kit 

  1. mailed to you for a $6 charge per registration
  2. pick-up at LIVE from Hydro Park on July 5th between 5–7pm
  3. pick-up at LIVE from Hydro Park on July 12th between 5-7pm

A reminder, we are only shipping to the 48 Contiguous United States.  Due to our production process of the race shirts and race preparation timeline, we will mail all virtual event race kits by Wednesday, July 5th (the first Wednesday after the Live event).  It may take between 3-7 days to receive your kit, depending on where you live. 

What will I receive in my race kit?

  • Fox Firecracker 5K Event T-shirt
  • Fox Firecracker 5K Finisher Medal
  • Fox Firecracker 5K Event Bib

Run or walk a 5K (3.1 miles) anywhere you would like. This could be a on a treadmill, running track, park trail, city sidewalks, country roads…really anywhere.  Document your accomplishments, tag us on Facebook, share on our Facebook page or use hashtag #foxfirecracker5K.

If you have any questions, please contact us at



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