July 4th Celebration/5K Race

July 4th Celebration logoCelebrate Independence Day in your community with a host of activities for the whole family to enjoy! This year, Montgomery Village will host a 5K & Fun Run, an Evening Concert and Family Festivities on this great summer holiday weekend. Activity times leave you plenty of time to enjoy the pools in the afternoon and get to that evening barbeque with friends and neighbors.

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5K & Fun Run

Saturday, July 2
7:45 a.m. starters gun for Fun Run
8:15 a.m. starters gun for 5K Race

Start your day the fun and fit way by participating in the 5K Race or Fun Run at Lake Marion Community Center, 8821 East Village Avenue.  Montgomery County Road Runners Club  (MCRRC) will be using electronic timing devices.  The first 180 participants will receive a race shirt (size not guaranteed) at check-in on race-day.

MVF/MCRRC will contact racers on Friday, July 1 with what to expect on race day.  Bottled water and prepackaged snacks will be provided for runners. 
Please note: strollers, baby joggers, skates, pets, and headsets are prohibited for all runners. The fun run is a non-timed event.  First male and female to complete the 5K will receive a medal.

Register in advance or at the event.
Fun Run/Walk: $15/Village Resident, $20/Non-resident
5K Race: $25/Village Resident, $30/Non-resident

5K map

5K Race Results

Family Festivities

Monday, July 4
Parade, Carnival Games, Rides, Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, Festival Food, Concert
10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Enjoy a fun-filled community parade down Apple Ridge Road and celebration at the Apple Ridge Recreation Area. Highlights include 22' BMX Dual Slide, Ballistic Swing ride, 26’ Rock Wall, Sand Storm thrill ride, Petting Zoo, Pony Rides and more.

45 RPM
10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

This high-energy cover band will get you singing and dancing to your favorites. 

Montgomery Village Community Band
12 to 1 p.m.
Come enjoy great lively music from your hometown band, led by Director Stephen Wampler.

2022 July 4 Vendor Registration

Volunteers Needed

For more information, contact Duncan Mullis at 240-243-23347or e-mail dmullis@mvf.org.