Firecracker 5K

Mon July 4, 2022 Melbourne, FL 32935 US Directions
Eau Gallie Square
1453 Highland Avenue
Melbourne, FL US 32935

Online Registration has now closed, you can still register at Running Zone Sunday, July 3rd, from 11am-5pm or at the race site on race morning from 5:30am-6:30am.

Firecracker 5K

Date: Monday, July 4th, 2022
Time: 6:45 am

Race Amenities:

  • Finisher Medals
  • Red, white & blue popsicles to all finishers
  • Special Awards to top 3 Local Heroes (Military/Fire/Police)!
  • Light Breakfast 
  • FREE BEER  (21 & Older)
  • Benefits EFSC Collegiate Veterans Honor Society
  • Random Giveaway $500 VISA Card to Fuel your Great American Road Trip!


Running Zone Series Amenities

Our series races provides participants with an exceptional experience including:
  • Series awards of $10,000 in prizes 
  • Plenty of fluids along the course and finish area
  • Split clocks at each mile and directional markers
  • 1/2 mile, 1/4 mile, 200 meters & 100 meters signs to finish line
  • Electronic timing with immediate results
  • Finisher certificates & finish line video 
  • Unique race-themed awards
Participate in all Race Series events and get a Finisher Custom Tervis! (See more information on our Series Page). All events have a virtual option. Participation and submission of results maintain eligibility for 7 Race Series Finisher Tervis.



(Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.)
  • Individual Registration: $35.00 ($40 Race Day)
  • Kid’s Registration: $20.00 ($25 Race Day) 
  • $5 OFF for No-shirt option!
  • New this year: $5 OFF for No Medal Option!
Firecracker 5K 2021 Highlight Video
Race Contact Info

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Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Firecracker 5K.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To

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