12th Annual Independence Day 5K

Sat July 3, 2021 Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 US Directions

12th Annual Independence Day 5K

7:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
1150 Farrow Parkway (Grand Park Lake)
Myrtle Beach, SC US 29577

12th Annual Independence Day 5K 
Saturday, July 3, 2021

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!

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

Online Registration: Registration closes Saturday, July 3 at 6:00am. Please register prior to attending packet pickup.

Packet Pickup: 

  • Friday, July 2 from 3:00pm-7:00pm at Black Dog Running Company (1600 Farrow Parkway, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577)
  • Saturday, July 3 from 6:00am-6:45am at race start in Market Common
  • You are strongly encouraged to pick up your bib on Friday to avoid long lines on race day. In addition, those registering after the t-shirt cutoff have a better chance at getting a shirt on Friday.

Race Info:

  • 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.
  • Participants are encouraged to carry their own hydration during the race-there is NO water stop available.

Costume Contest:

Participants are encouraged to come dressed in festive attire.
If you would like to be considered for prizes, please check in at the Clean Eatz tent upon arrival prior to race start. 


  • Participant snacks provided by Bojangles and Peace, Love, and Little Donuts
  • Overall Awards will begin at 7:45am
  • Age Group Awards and Costume Contest Prizes will begin approximately 8:15am
  • Results are live at www.svetiming.com
  • Award categories:
          Overall Male and Female 1,2,3 place
          Overall 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
Strava: https://www.strava.com/clubs/nspromos
Website: www.nspromos.com
MB Mini Marathon www.runmyrtlebeach.com


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