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On-site registration will be open race morning starting at 6:30 am

Head to the back of the Asheville Outlets for race central

Start your 4th of July with a BANG!

Join us for a fun, fast & flat run! 

Bring your family & friends. 

$5 from each participant will be donated to either (you choose)

Event start and finish at Asheville Outlets

All runners will receive a drawstring good bag thanks to Asheville Outlets!

Registration fees

The Fun Mile Closed

Come and enjoy the event! Don't worry about your finishing time. Run or walk the mile.

  1. $15.00
    Mar 11 - Jul 2

Youth 5K Closed

17 and under. Same start time at the adults, just different pricing.

  1. $25.00
    Mar 11 - Jul 2

Block pricing

  • Adult 5k Closed

    18 and up. Same starting time as the Youth pricing.

    1. $25.00
      Registrants 1 – 30
    2. $30.00
      Registrants 31 – 100
    3. $35.00
      101 – 199
    4. $40.00
      Registrants 200 – Sell out

Senior 5k Closed

65 and up.

  1. $25.00
    Mar 11 - Jul 2


No awards will be given out for the 1 mile Untimed Walker category. Just have fun.

5K Top Awards

Special commemorative hats will be given out to the Top 3 male and female as well as the top Masters (40+) and Grandmasters (50+) male and female. 


5K Age Group Awards


NC Flag patch keychains will be given out for age group awards for the top 3 male and female as follows: 

10 and under, 11-13, 14-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-70, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and up.

Course Details

One Mile Walk


5K Course Map


Refund/Cancellation Policy

The Asheville Independence Day 5k has a NO REFUND policy. However, we do offer partial discount codes for cancellations during our cancellation periods. 

A discount code for 50% of your race registration fee will be offered until 10 days prior to the race date. Discount codes can be used to register for next year's race and will be valid for 12 months after the event date.

We offer Ticket Guardian during the registration process to protect your purchase from injury etc. 

You may transfer your registration to another runners up to 3 days before the event. Click the TRANSFER button.

Event Schedule

  • July 4 6:30 AM EDT - Race Day Packet Pick Up and Registration Begins

  • July 4 8:00 AM EDT - 5k Adult and Youth Race starts

  • July 4 8:05 AM EDT - 1 Mile Walk Starts

  • July 4 9:00 AM EDT - 5K Awards (tentative time)

Contact Information

Event Location

Asheville Outlets, Brevard Road, Asheville, NC, USA

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