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July 4th - 8:00am Carmel, IN 46032 US Directions


1.5 Mile Family Walk

8:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT


520 E. Main Street
Carmel, IN US 46032


Kick off your holiday weekend and celebrate America's birthday with FIREWORKS at the 2024 Freedom Run! Raceday is Thursday, July 4th at Carmel High School.

Bring the whole family out, as we offer a discounted rate for families of 3+. There is also a FREE Kids Fun Run, for children 10 and under!

Choose between the 5-mile run, or a 1.5-mile run/walk. Pre-register by Wednesday, June 26 to guarantee your high-quality, patriotic shirt!

Once you cross the finish line, help yourself to our post-race snacks and refreshments!

Participant Shirts

Pre-register by Wednesday, June 26 to guarantee your patriotic, soft-style T-shirt! Sizes/availability may be limited starting June 27, but we'll do our best to get everyone a shirt- even on race day. Shirts will be ordered in UNISEX sizing. Choose accordingly when registering.

Packet Pickup

Pre-Race Packet Pickup:
Date - Wednesday, July 3
Time - 2pm - 7pm
Location- Runners Forum - Carmel (620 Station Drive)

Raceday Packet Pickup:
Date - Thursday, July 4
Time- 6:30am - 7:45am
Location- Large tent, west of Freshman Center at Carmel High School

Results & Awards

All race results can be found on

Stick around after you finish for the awards ceremony! We'll recognize our Top 3 male and female finishers, as well as our age-group winners in the 5 mile race!

There will NOT be awards for the 1.5 mile event - ONLY the 5-mile event.

Overall Awards
- Top 3 Male/Female finishers

Age-Group Awards
- Top 3 in each age-group
- Age-groups: 12 and under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 and above

Free Kids Run

The kid's run is FREE and requires no registration. Announcements will be made on race morning for all kids wanting to participate to report to a location in the immediate area. The kids run is open to children ages 10 and under and consists of a short distance course of about 100 yards. All kids will receive a Popsicle and post-race snacks!


Parking will be available at Carmel High School and in surrounding neighborhoods.

Stroller Policy

Strollers are welcome at this event. Please line up toward the back as you begin.


Race Contact Info

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