Ward Parkway 4 on the 4th of July

Race Stats

  • Location: Ward Parkway Center
  • Length: 4 miles
  • Start time: 7:30am
  • End time: 9:10am
  • Date: 07-04-2019
  • Beneficiary: Shriners Hospital for Children
  • Day of event Phone: 913-206-4334
  • Day of event contact: Raul Flores
  • Race Director Name: Raul Flores
  • Race Director Email:runsfar@kc.rr.com
  • No. of Participants: 1300
  • Race Website:
  • Link to Map: https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/2358587929

Race Route

The Route: Start east of 89th street and state line road in front of Ward parkway lanes1523 W 89th St, Kansas City, MO 64114 runners will go east to Ward Parkway .Turn right on Ward Parkway heading south. Loop to the left east at Washington to travel North on Ward Parkway. Travel North on Ward until 81rd St. Turn West to loop back to the SB portion of Ward Parkway. Turn right west on 89th St toward State Line. Turn right north before Stateline Road heading North quickly return to the Ward Parkway Center parking lot. Following parking lot to finish in front of Hurts Donut shop.

About This Race

Ditch the flip-flops, put on some running shoes, and help us celebrate America’s birthday! Run 4 miles, have a root beer float and have fun with your friends to kick off the day. Four on the 4th, is a festive 4 Mile Run & Walk! All participants receive tech shirts, finisher medals, commemorative bib numbers, and American summertime treats! Discounts and prizes for groups and familes of 4+. There’s a reason it’s Uncle Sam’s favorite race.