Salem 4th of
July Run

July 4th 2019 - 5K, 10K, 5K Stars & Stripes Challenge and Kids 1/2 Mile.


Celebrate the 4th of July with a beautiful run around Salem's Riverfront Park!


5K - 10K - 5K Stars & stripes Challenge

Enjoy a beautiful running experience in Salem's Riverfront Park, Wallace Marine Park, and over the Union Street Bridge.  Up for a run? Take on the 5K or 10K run.  Want to add a challenge? Tackle the Stars & Stripes Challenge!  This is the 5K run along with 3 Military style challenges to complete on course manned by the Oregon National Guard.

Learn About 5K Course ➝

Learn About 10K Course ➝

Learn About 5K Stars & Stripes Challenge ➝


A 4th of July experience for the whole family! 1/2 Mile run for kids 12 and under. 


Fun for all ages at the Cherryfest NW formerly The Bite & Brew of Salem. After the race, enjoy a free entry to the festival, a free beer or cider. You will also enjoy live music, yoga, hula hoop contest, limbo challenge, water balloon toss, and more 4th of July festivities!


Event Details


Event Details


Packet Pickup: Wednesday, July 3rd 2019

10:00 am to 5:00 pm


OrangeTheory Fitness Salem
4405 Commerical St SE Suite 100
Salem, OR 97302

Race Day: Thursday, July 4th 2019

7:00 AM: Day of Registration / Packet Pick Up Opens

8:00 AM: Runner Warm Up led by OrangeTheory Fitness

8:15 AM: 5K & 10K Start

Learn About 5K Course ➝

Learn About 10K Course ➝

Learn About 5K Stars & Stripes Challenge ➝

9:00 AM: Kids Half Mile Start

Race Start/Finish Location: Salem Riverfront Park Amphitheater 200 Water St NE, Salem, OR 97301


  • All 3 parking garages will be free all day: Marion, Chemeketa & Liberty.

  • The north parking lot will be closed to the public.

  • The carousel parking lot will have ADA parking and first come, first serve spots.


4th Of July Socks!

  • Each finisher will receive a pair of our custom 4th of July Salem Stars & Stripes Socks!


Free Entry To CHERRYFEST NW Formerly The Bite & Brew of Salem

  • Free entry Wednesday-Saturday

  • All runners receive a free beer or cider!



Finisher Medal!

  • Each finisher will receive a sleek medal commemorating the Stars and Stripes Run.

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