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Independence Day Charity Event Presented by Paul and Lisa DeAngelo Family Foundation

Tue July 4, 2023 Hazleton, PA 18201 US Directions


5K Run/Walk

8:30AM EDT - 2:00PM EDT

10K Run

8:30AM EDT - 2:00PM EDT

Virtual Race Option; 10K/5K/1M

8:00AM EDT - 2:00PM EDT

1 Mile Family Walk

11:00AM EDT - 2:00PM EDT

1 Mile Youth Race

10:00AM EDT - 2:00PM EDT


700 S Poplar St
Hazleton, PA US 18201


The event will start and finish will be at the Louis Schiavo City View Park, Hazleton.  The course will consist of an out and back , connecting the Aurther Gardner Hwy to the Hazleton Rails to Trails

The official Gun Start will be at 8:30 a.m. for the 5K & 10K Races.   Gun time will be used for all awards.

All participants will also receive a finishers medal, race t-shirt and goody bag.

Age Groups and Awards 
5K/10K  overall male and female awards for first place. Medals will be awarded to MALE and FEMALE runners in 20 year age groups.   (19 & U, 20-39, 40-59, 60+)

Virtual Race Option

Want to support our cause, but not able to show up on race day??  We have a virtual option for all distances.  Race on your own course, on your own time between Saturday July 1st, and Tuesday July 4th. Submit your time electronically and you will be scored in a special division of any of these 4 events:  10K, 5K, or 1 Mile Family Walk.

100% of the proceeds will be donated to support the local Autism Community, Youth Sports, Cancer Research and Disabled Veterans. 

Race Contact Info

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Event Timeline

Independence Day Charity Event Schedule:

7:30 AM – Check In and Same Day Registration

8:30 AM – 5K Run/Walk and 10K Run

9:45 AM  - 5K Awards Ceremony 

10 AM - One Mile Race (Youth 16 and under) 

10:30 AM – 10 K Awards Ceremony

11 AM - 1-Mile Family Walk 

Noon to 2:30 pm – Cornhole Tournament

9:30AM – 5 PM – DeAngelo Family Exotic Car and Truck Display Professional Athlete Autographs and Photographs, Silent Auction including Autographed Sports Memorabilia, Food Trucks, Beverages, Tricky Tray Raffle, Performances by the Faberge Follies “Faberge Girls” and Kidz FUNZone with rides and activities for children and Cornhole Tournament.

Live Music Lineup:

12:30 PM to 2:30 PM The Jeff Beck Tribute Band

3 PM to 5 PM - Journey Tribute Band Separate Ways The Band

Cornhole Tournament Registration

Looking to register for the July 4TH, Cornhole Tournament?



Course Maps

The 5K Course will consist of an out and back on the Aurther Gardner Highway.  Runners will have one water station at the turn around.

The 10K course will continue onto the Hazleton Rails to Trails for additional distance.  Runners will have a water station at the 10K Turn arounds and will also pass the 5K water station/turn around twice.

Traffic will be controlled at all intersections allowing runners safe crossing.  All roadways will also be coned off allowing a barrier between vehicles and runners.  

The 1 Mile walk & run courses are entirely on a walking/running path within the park.





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