Firecracker Road Race July 4

Special to The Times

The 6th annual Firecracker Road Race 5K/10K to benefit Henry County Parks and Recreation’s Special Olympics will be held on Tuesday, July 4 at Nash Farm in Hampton.

The event features a 5K and 10K race, as well as 1 Mile Walk and Tot Trot. Pre-registration for the 5K is $25 or $30 on race day; 10K is $30 and $35 on race day; and the one-mile is $20 or $25 on race day. The Tot Trot is free to ages six and under.

Registration on-site will take place from 6:45 to 7:45 and the race will begin at 8 a.m. Register by June 24 to guarantee a tee-shirt.

Participants may register online at Registration forms are also available at the Henry County Parks and Recreation Department at Heritage Park in McDonough. Checks should be made payable to Henry County Parks and Recreation Special Olympics.

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