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Freedom 5K Fun Run – 9th Annual Run for the Wreath

July 4 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

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An event every year that begins at 8:00 am on day 4 of July, repeating indefinitely

Join us on July 4th for our Annual Freedom 5K Fun Run at Heritage Park. Bring out the whole family and don’t forget to tell all your friends!

Main Street Gardnerville has partnered with Wreath’s Across America to honor all 224 Military Veterans laid to rest at Garden Cemetery. This year $5.00 from every registration will go towards purchasing a wreath for these Veterans.

Pre-Registration Fees:
Runners: 10 & Under: FREE
Runners: 11 & Up: $25.00
Runners: Military / Veterans: $20.00

Virtual Racer: $15.00
Day of Event: $35.00 per runner

To Register Online click on the link below:


Registration Begins at 7:00 am

Location: The run will start and finish at Heritage Park in Gardnerville on the Ezell Street side of the park. (1447 Courthouse Alley)

Race Begins at 8:00 am, RAIN or SHINE!

We recommend all walkers stay in the middle of the pack and those with strollers or leashed dogs at the back to allow runners the space they need for a good run without obstacles. Thank you.

Dogs are welcome to join the fun, please make sure they are not aggressive, are current on their vaccinations, and child/dog friendly. ALL DOGS MUST BE ON LEASH AT ALL TIMES AND WILL BE POSITIONED AT THE BACK OF THE STARTING PACK.

PRIZE BREAKDOWN: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place finishers will receive a trophy. All participants will receive running medals.

Thank you for your support!
Additional wreaths may be purchased online at:

Events after the 5K Fun Run: (Heritage Park)

Carson Valley Lions Pancake Breakfast $7 per person
Carson Valley Pops Orchestra concert starts at 11:30 am.

Facebook Event Page: Freedom 5K Fun Run – 8th Annual


July 4
8:00 am - 10:00 am


Heritage Park
1447 Courthouse Alley
Gardnerville, NV 89410 United States
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