AKRON — The Akron Las Donas will host Akron’s Fourth of July Firecracker 5K Run/Walk and Sparkler 1-Mile Fun Run on Monday, July 4.
The events will start and end from Akron Elementary School. The walk begins at 8 a.m., the fun run at 8:15 a.m. and the run at 8:30 a.m.
Race day registration is from 7-7:45 a.m., with people also being able to register online by visiting getmeregistered.com/AkronsFirecrackerRun. Paper forms are available at the Akron Town Office.
The cost is $25 for the 5K run/walk with a discounted price of $20 available if people register by Sunday, June 26. The fun run costs $10. Proceeds will go towards community needs.
Awards will be given out immediately following the race. No pets or bikes are allowed in the events.