13th Annual Independence Day 5K

Mon July 4, 2022 Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 US Directions

13th Annual Independence Day 5K

7:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT

Uncle Sam's 1 Mile Fun Run

7:30AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT

Stars and Stripes Kids' Dash

8:15AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
1150 Farrow Parkway (Grand Park Lake)
Myrtle Beach, SC US 29577

13th Annual Independence Day 5K 
Uncle Sam's 1 Mile Fun Run
Stars and Stripes Kids' Dash
Monday, July 4, 2022

Location: Grand Park Lake in Market Common in MB (1150 Farrow Parkway, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577)

This is one of the largest races in the Myrtle Beach area! The race course is through the scenic Market Common region of Myrtle Beach and features highlights of the former Myrtle Beach Air Force Base. Participants receive a high quality race shirt, finisher medal, and post-race goodies!

Training Team Info: Click here for more information!

Altra Shoe Demo: Come experience Altra at our shoe demo! https://fb.me/e/2evw7GGEC

Parking: There is plenty of parking along Farrow Parkway in Market Common or in the parking garage off Farrow Parkway.

Online Registration: Registration closes Monday, July 4 at 6:00am. Please register prior to attending packet pickup/race.

Packet Pickup: 

  • Sunday, July 3 from 2:00pm-5:00pm at Native Sons (1519 Executive Ave., MB)
  • Monday, July 4 from 6:00am-6:45am at race start in Market Common
  • You are strongly encouraged to pick up your bib during packet pickup to avoid long lines on race day.

Race Swag:

  • Tri-blend t-shirt
  • Made in the USA finisher medal (5K only)
  • 1 Mile Finisher Ribbon (1M only)
  • Kids Dash Ribbon (Kids Dash only)

Race Info:

  • 5K begins at 7:00am
  • 1 Mile Fun Run begins at 7:30am
  • Kids Dash begins at 8:15am
  • Gun timing will be used to score for overall awards.
  • Chip timing will be used to score for age group awards.
  • Your chip race time begins once you cross the start line mat. If you think you will qualify for overall awards, please start in the front.
  • Runners, walkers, strollers, and dogs are all welcome!
  • Participants are encouraged to carry their own hydration during the race-there is NO water stop available.
  • 1 Mile Fun Run is around Grand Park Lake and is not timed.
  • Kids Dash is about 50 yards and is not timed. 

Costume Contest:

  • Participants are encouraged to come dressed in festive attire.
  • If you would like to be considered for prizes, please check in at NS Promos tent before 6:45am.


  • Participant snacks provided by Food Lion, Bojangles and Peace, Love, and Little Donuts
  • Results are live at https://runsignup.com/Race/Results/108605/  
  • 5K Overall Awards (provided by Black Dog Running Company) will begin at 8:15am
  • 5K Age Group Awards and Costume Contest Prizes will begin approximately 8:15am
  • Award categories:
    • Overall Male and Female 1,2,3 place
    • Overall Masters Male and Female 1 place
    • Overall Grand Masters Male and Female 1 place
    • Age groups: Male and Female 1,2,3 place 0-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-up

Social Media/Contact:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nspromos
IG: @ns_promos
Black Dog Running Company www.blackdogrunning.com
Black Dog Running Company Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlackDogRunMB
Altra Running: www.altrarunning.com
Oofos: www.oofos.com
Strava: https://www.strava.com/clubs/nspromos
Website: www.nspromos.com
MB Mini Marathon www.runmyrtlebeach.com


Race Contact Info

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

Course Map

MB Fire Cares

MB Fire Cares is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization created to give back to the community.

The Myrtle Beach Honor Guard is made from uniform personnel who chose to serve their fellow brothers and sisters by representing the Department and the City as AMBASSADORS OF GOODWILL.

The duties of the Honor Guard are presenting the Colors by request and being ceremonial guardsman for a fallen brother or sister. 
The Honor Guard performs for civic groups, public & private companies, and by request. We are here to serve and remember the fallen.

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