Due to predicted storm on September 8th with rain, high winds, and lightning, the race has been cancelled. Race could not be delayed until September 15th due to predicted river level being at or above flood stage. See you in 2019!
3 miles total, 1.5 miles up and back
6 miles total, 3 miles up and back
All military veterans are eligible to receive a refund of their registration fee (and thereby race for free). Learn more on the registration page
Proceeds & Registration
The Firecracker Race serves as a fundraiser for the Mississippi River Water Trail Association and funds raised will be used to help increase recreational access to the Mississippi River.