Peoria Jaycees
2018 Firecracker 5000

What: 5k run/walk
Where: Downtown Peoria
Date: July 04, 2018
Time: 7:30 am
Cost/Fees: $30 through June 1 / $35 June 2-June 30 / $40 July 1-3 / $45 Day of Event
Location: Start/Finish at Hooters | 418 SW Water Street, Peoria IL 61602
Features: Chip timing, shirts, refreshments


Late registrations after June 30 will not be guaranteed a shirt.




A 3.1 mile flat course through downtown Peoria and along the Riverfront with two water stations along the way. A course map is included in the race packet. Proceeds from the race will go to local charities. This is a fantastic way to kick off the holiday!

The race will start rain or shine, and there will be no refunds.



Awards will be presented at 8:45am on the day of the race.

You must be present to receive your award.

We will not be shipping or delivering these awards after race day.


Information Pickup

Race Packet Pickup Information

Where: Running Central, 311 Southwest Water Street, Peoria IL

When: July 3

Time: 11:00am – 6:00pm

Donations: We will be accepting donations for Family House during pick-up. Those include:

Proceeds Benefit:

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