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*NOTE* Finisher medals will be given out to the first 650 participants to register for the 5K. To check how many people are currently registered, click here.


Online Registration is Closed, but you can still register at packet pickup and on Race Day

New this year!

Charlotte Running Company and Run For Your Life are teaming up to bring you the Stars and Stripes Challenge! Now through June 15, register for the Stars and Stripes Challenge to race the Charlotte Firecracker 5k on July 3rd and the NewDominion American 4 Miler on July 4th and receive a custom Run 704 hat!


  Through December 31 January 1 - April 30 May 1 - May 31 June 1 - July 2 July 3
Charlotte Firecracker 5K $25 $30 $35 $40 $45
Charlotte Firecracker 5K 12 & Under
Discount automatically applied in cart
$15 $20 $25 $30 $35
Charlotte Firecracker Family Fun Run $10 $10 $10 $10 $15
Stars and Stripes Challenge $55 $60 $65 through 5/24
$70 after 5/24
$75 through 6/15 N/A


  • There will be no refunds for 2019 races. Up to 30 days prior to the event your entry can be transferred to the next year. A $25 transfer fee may apply.
  • Entries are non-transferable.
  • Race Management reserves the right to cancel or modify the event due to unfavorable conditions.
  • Registration fees are not refundable in the event of cancellation due to "Acts of God".

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2019 Olde Providence Foundation
Goal: $500
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