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Firecracker 5K

Thu July 4, 2024 Peru, IN 46970 US Directions


Firecracker 5K

8:00AM EDT - 10:30AM EDT

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85 W Canal St
Peru, IN US 46970


Celebrate Independence Day by participating in the 20th Annual Firecracker 5K in Peru, Indiana!!!  Awesome performance shirts, custom designed finisher medals, disposable tag timing, great food, cool grab bag goodies, a Garmin Forerunner Drawing, and awards (including Most Patriotic Participants) are all included (MUST register by June 27, 2024 in order to guarantee a shirt and a grab bag).

The event will be held on Thursday, July 4, 2024 at 8:00AM at the Peru Fire Department, located on 85 W Canal St in Peru, IN.  Race day registration is from 7:00AM to 7:45AM.  Early Registration (Received by June 1, 2024) - $20.00/Late Registration - $25.00

Award categories include Overall Male/Female Finishers, 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place Finishers (Male/Female) in the following Age Groups (14 and Younger, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+), AND Most Patriotic Participants.

Garmin Forerunner Drawing: All participants receive one entry.  Register by June 27, 2024 for one additional entry. (Donated by Breakaway Bike Shop)

Proceeds benefit the Miami County YMCA where we focus on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility!

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Registrations are also accepted at the Miami County YMCA AND online at

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