Redwood City Education Foundation’s RC.ParadeRun 5K kicks off Redwood City’s awesome 4th of July Parade with a run along the parade route. Come warm up the route and scope out the best spots to watch the parade. This family-friendly 5K race is open to runners, walkers, and strollers of all ages and abilities.*
All race proceeds benefit the Redwood City Education Foundation – the only organization that raises funds for every student in the Redwood City School District.
Starting Line: The starting line is at the corner of Arguello and Marshall streets.
Course Description: You’ll kick-off on Arguello near Marshall, and then run three clockwise loops around the 4th of July Parade route. After the third loop, you’ll continue straight back onto Arguello Street to the start/finish line.
Race Start Time: The race will start at 8:00 a.m.
Race Day Check-in and Packet Pickup: 6:30 am, Warren Street between Bradford and Marshall Streets.
Pre-race Packet Pickup:
A Runner’s Mind Burlingame – Wednesday, 7/3, 10am-2pm
Redwood City School District – Wednesday, 7/3, 4pm-7pm
Race Morning – Thursday, 7/4, 6:30am-7:59am
Parking: Parking is limited. The closest lot is the Caltrain lot on Perry Street, but it fills up quickly. On-street parking is also available west of El Camino Real or at the San Mateo County Center parking lot off Veterans Boulevard between Middlefield Road and Brewster Avenue.
Downtown Parking Info
Sweats Check: There will be a Sweats Check table located in the registration area. You’ll need your bib number to pick up your items after the race.