45th Annual Firecracker 4 Miler and Fun Run | Cranford Jaycees Skip to main content

Registration is now open for the 45th running of the Cranford Jaycees Firecracker 4-Miler! This great holiday tradition takes place on July 4th, 2024 on a fast, flat, USATF certified, scenic course with tree-lined streets and bike trails beginning at Nomahegan Park in Cranford.

Races include the traditional 4 miler course (8:30 am), the 1 mile family fun run (8:00 am), and a Virtual Run option. The 4 mile race features mile splits, water stops, and chip timing.

Technical race shirts and souvenir race pint glasses are included in the registration price.

After the race, enjoy refreshments, music, popcorn, ice pops, and face painting while listening to our DJ and watching the prize ceremony. Be part of one of Cranford's great Independence Day traditions, and start your 4th off with a bang!

More details can be found on the road race page.