An Edmonds Kind of 4th
The Annual Beat Brackett 5k is back for 2021!
Register now to start your 4th of July filling your lungs with some fresh Edmonds air!
2021 Update: Unfortunately, due to safety and re-opening restrictions the Children’s Parade, Main Parade and Fireworks show are postponed until 2022. Enjoy your holiday with a small group of friends or family and we’ll see you next year.
Beat Brackett 5K
Get your “An Edmonds kind of 4th” off and running with the “Beat Brackett 5K”! Join other runners, walkers, kids of all ages and parents with strollers and chase ol’ man George Brackett, the founder of Edmonds, through the downtown streets to the finish line. For even more fun, decorate one of the ol’ man Brackett beards that will be distributed, and wear it during the race!
THE “BEAT BRACKETT 5K” FEATURES:
- Choice of LIVE or VIRTUAL participation
- Electronic timing with RFID chips for LIVE runners
- LIVE runners choice of start times beginning at 8:00am
- ol’ man Brackett joining!
- Medals for top finishers of LIVE race. *Awarded week of July 7
- Costume contest for best “4th themed” runner
- ALL registrations come with race shirts! Register before May 31, 2021 to get preferred shirt size
*Exact LIVE race route TBD – will be downtown Edmonds
Not a runner but want to get involved? Volunteer! View and sign up for available shifts here: VOLUNTEER 5K
Thank you to the police officers, City of Edmonds and Town of Woodway for their efforts and work to make this run possible and safe for everyone.
Fireworks: POSTPONED UNTIL 2022
BABY BRACKETT, CHILDREN’S PARADE, MAIN PARADE & FIREWORKS: POSTPONED UNTIL 2022
Q: How can find out more about VOLUNTEERING?
A: It takes the whole community to help make these great events happen and we’re so grateful for our volunteers. CLICK HERE TO VIEW AND SIGN UP FOR VOLUNTEER SHIFTS
For sponsorship opportunities please see contact the Edmonds Chamber at