O’FALLON, MO – Registration is now open for the O’Fallon Chamber’s 32 Annual Firecracker Run presented by Mercy on Monday, July 4, 2016, in O’Fallon, MO. The race begins at 7:00 a.m. and consists of a 10K, 5K and a 1 Mile Fun Run.
The event will once again be held at the T.R. Hughes Ballpark located at 900 T.R. Hughes Blvd. Upon completing the race runners will be met with a Health Expo, attendance prizes, a Runners Only area and an awards ceremony following the event. After the race, stick around the ballpark for the 2016 Heritage & Freedom Fest parade by the City of O’Fallon that starts at 9:00 a.m.
“The Firecracker Run committee is hard at work planning the details of this year’s race and has already made a couple changes from last year including changing the race course for all of the races, adding a 10K Stroller category, and fresh new ideas to make the event even better this year. ” said Amos Reed, Committee Chair.
You can register online at www.FirecrackerRun.net or by stopping by the O’Fallon Chamber office at 2145 Bryan Valley Commercial Dr, O’Fallon, MO 63366. You may also call 636-240-1818 or email Info@FirecrackerRun.net for more information.
The Firecracker Run is the O’Fallon Chambers biggest event of the year and both participants and committee members have a lot of fun in the process. If you would like to help with the planning committee or volunteer during the event it’s not too late to get involved. In addition to the committee there are also numerous opportunities to publicize your business through sponsorships which range in amount from $250 to $1,000.
Firecracker Run proceeds benefit the mission of the O’Fallon Chamber of Commerce & Industries, a non-profit organization for businesses. The O'Fallon Chamber of Commerce & Industries is committed to promoting the economic vitality of O’Fallon and the St. Charles County Region by engaging its members in networking and educational opportunities, while advocating for pro-business public policy.