About The Course
The race will be very spectator friendly with the racers in view for most of the course. Bring your family and enjoy the Mississippi Riverfront. The race will be at Lincoln Shield. This is near last year’s race, in the Riverlands area.
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.