Firecracker Four – 4 Mile


July 4, 2017

Race at 8:00 AM

Hales Corners Park

5765 South New Berlin Road
Hales Corners,

  Race Director

Mike Sobie |  | 414-803-3580


The Firecracker Four is one of the longest running 4th of July run events and is a popular mid-summer event. This race is held in Hales Corners Park and is known for great crowd support and a large open finish area to mingle with about 1,000 others enjoying food and beverages.

2016 Race Results

Hales Corners Park, 5765 South New Berlin Road, Hales Corners, WI
Click here to view a map of the race course

Registration and Fees:

Online (through June 29, 2017)
4 Mile Run (chip timed)
$15 participants 17 and under
$20 Badgerland Strider Members
$25 for non-members
1.7 Mile Community Fun Run (untimed)
$15 participants 17 and under
$15 Badgerland Strider Members
$20 for non-members

No Mail-in registration accepted.

Race Day at Hales Corners Park (race shirt not guaranteed)
4 Mile Run/Walk-$30 all participants
1.7 Mile Community Fun Run-$25 all participants
     NOTE: Cash or checks ONLY

Online registration

6:45 – 7:45 am Registration and Check-in
7:50 am  National Anthem
8:00 am 4-mile run and 1.7 mile Fun Run/Walk (untimed)

Pre-Race Packet Pick-Up

Sunday, July 2, 2017 12pm – 4 pm
Monday, July 3, 2017 10 am – 6 pm
at: InStep Physical Therapy and Running Center, 5700 S 108th Street, Hales Corners, WI  53130.  PH: 414-585-9306

Race Day Packet Pick-Up
6:45 – 7:45 am at Hales Corners Park

Swag Bag with special offers from Hales Corners business supporters, 2 water stops on the course, t-shirt, free pool access, fruit, water, milk and beer at the finish. Not to mention a great four mile run with family, friends and neighbors on our nation’s birthday!

4 mile: Trophy for overall male and female. Medals for 1st, 2nd, 3rd in each age group M/F:
9 and under, 10-14; 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; 80-84; 85 and over.

We love volunteers!  Sign Up Here: or Contact Volunteer Coordinator, Merilou Gonzalez at 414-491-1140.  All volunteers receive a race shirt, lots of appreciation, and many thank yous!

LINK to 2016 FC4 Race Results:

Swag & Awards

  Thanks to Our Sponsors

Registration for this event is currently closed.
No map available.