July 4 Firecracker Fun Run

Event Type: Family Events

Celebrate America's birthday with a run through the beautiful streets of University Park!  Saturday, July 4, prior to this year's Park Cities Independence Day Parade, the City of University Park will host the 2nd annual "Firecracker Fun Run." 

The event, designed for participants of all ages and abilities, will begin and end at Curtis Park. The run will start at 7:30 a.m. Most participants should be able to complete the course in an hour. 

Fun Run registration details:

All participants, regardless of age, must register for the event.  Early registration for those over 12 is $15.00.  Runners 12 and under can participate for free.  Registration the morning of the race will be $20.00 for those over 12.  Fun Run T-shirts will be provided for all participants.  All proceeds will benefit Coffee Park's Barrier Free Playground project. Download a registration form from the City's Web site at,  or stop by and register at the City's Peek Service Center at 4420 Worcola Street in Dallas.  For more Fun Run details, contact the Park Department at 214-987-5488.


Curtis Park, 3500 Lovers Lane
University Park,TX