To kick off 2013 Fair Saint Louis activities, the St. Louis Sports Commission will host two runs through Downtown St. Louis – a Freedom 4 Miler and one-mile Family Fun Run, presented by Schnucks.
The Freedom 4 Miler begins at 7 a.m. and the Family Fun Run begins at 8:30 a.m.
- Tech t-shirts (Freedom 4 Miler participants)
- Dog tag finisher medals for all participants
- Military discount and Armed Forces Division
- Unit of soldiers running in cadence
- Most patriotic costume contest
- Red, white and blue popsicles
- 4th of July post-race celebration and refreshments
- $25 by May 1
- $30 by July 2
- $35 July 3 and Race Day
Family Fun Run:
- $10 by May 1
- $15 by July 2
- $15 July 3 and Race Day
Packet Pick Up Schedule:
- Schnucks — Des Peres (MO)
- Schnucks — Edwardsville (IL)
- Schnucks — Hampton Village (MO)
- Schnucks — Kehrs Mill (MO)
- Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark — Downtown St. Louis
- Race morning
Tuesday, July 2nd and Wednesday, July 3rd from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Race morning (Thursday, July 4th) pick up starts at 6 a.m.
Most Patriotic Costume Contest:
Celebrate our country’s birthday and show off your red, white and blue by dressing up in your favorite patriotic costume! Schnucks gift cards will be awarded to the most patriotic adult, child and family. The judging will occur while the races are going on, and results will be announced at the end of both races on the main stage during the awards ceremony. We encourage originality, creativity and lots of fun, but please remember this is a family affair.
Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark - $109/night — Click here to make a reservation
If you are looking to train for the Freedom 4 Miler & Family Fun Run join the St. Louis Track Club’s Pace Series. All runs are on Wednesday’s at 6 p.m. at the Forest Park Visitor’s Center. There is a $1 entry fee to participate.
June 5 - 2 miles
June 12 - 3K
June 19 - 5k
June 26 - 2.5 miles
July 3 - 2 miles
More details coming soon!