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The Southern Cultural Heritage Foundation (SCHF) is thrilled to present the first ever “Star Spangled Night Run in Vicksburg”. 


Come join us and help us light up the night in this unique event which will include a 5K run and a 5K walk at night through downtown Vicksburg. SCHF is excited to offer the first night run in Vicksburg! It will take place on Saturday, June 30th at 8:00pm and will begin and end at the Southern Cultural Heritage Center.


Registration is open now! The entry fees are $30 Individual, $15 Kids Registration (12 & under) through June 15th. Late registration will be $35 Individual, $20 Kids. The first 200 registered participants will be guaranteed either a "Light up The Night" Tank or T-shirt. Included in the swag bag will also be a race bib, a glow item, and specialty items from local sponsors. Early registration is strongly encouraged to secure a place at the event. Entry forms and complete event details are available by visiting www.southernculture.org. Entry forms and fees can be dropped off at SCHF Business Office, 601 Sports or mailed to SCHF, 1302 Adams Street, Vicksburg, MS 39180 or register online at www.RaceRoster.com. Race packet pick-up will be June 29th in the SCHF Auditorium (corner of Crawford and Cherry Streets) from 10:00am-5:00pm and also before the race at the race site starting at 6pm. 


After you cross the finish line, the party begins in the SCHC Courtyard! There will be food, drinks, live music, and fun for all! We will light up the night just in time for Independence Day! For entrance into the after party and free food and drink; runners and walkers should show their race bib and volunteers should wear their Light Up The Night T-shirt. All others can pay $5 for entrance into the party. There will be additional food and drink available for purchase. 


For more information, please call the SCHF office at 601-631-2997 or email info@southernculture.org.

Registration fees

Adult 5K Run Closed

Registration closed
    1. $30.00
      May 15 – Jun 15
    2. $35.00
      Jun 15 – Jun 29

Adult 5K Walk Closed

Registration closed
    1. $30.00
      May 15 – Jun 15
    2. $35.00
      Jun 15 – Jun 29

Children's 5K (for 12 & Under) Run Closed

Registration closed
    1. $15.00
      May 15 – Jun 15
    2. $20.00
      Jun 15 – Jun 29

Children's 5K (for 12 & Under) Walk Closed

Registration closed
    1. $15.00
      May 15 – Jun 15
    2. $20.00
      Jun 15 – Jun 29

Event Schedule

  • June 30 8:00 PM CDT - Race Begins

Contact Information

Event Location

Southern Cultural Heritage Foundation, Corners of Crawford and Cherry Streets, Vicksburg, MS, USA

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