Independence Day 8K
When: Saturday, June 29, 2019
Start/Finish: Meyerland Plaza, 420 Meyerland Plaza Mall, Houston, TX, 77096 (map)
Race Day Schedule:
7:30am - 8K Start
9:00am - KidsK Start
Awards Ceremony (immediately following the KidsK)
Independence 8K features:
Chip time 8K race
All 8K and KidsK participants will receive a t-shirt and a finishers medal!
Join in the fun post-race with food, drink, music and more for the whole family!
$35.00 early registration (before 3/31/2019)
$45.00 regular registration (before 5/31/2019)
$50.00 late registration (on or after 6/1)
$15.00 per child
Like to run with friends? Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can customize a group registration code to simplify your packet pick up!
Registration closes at 7pm on Friday, June 28. Race day registration is not available.
Packet Pick Up
Saturday, June 23, 2019 from 10pm - 4pm at Sun and Ski Sports, Memorial City Mall
Thursday, June 27, 2019 from 10pm - 4pm at Sun and Ski Sports, Westheimer
Race Day Packet Pick-up is available for purchase $15.
IMPORTANT: Race Day Packet Pick-up will only be available race morning for those who pre-registered, starting at 6:30am. Please be advised that race morning packet pick up can be hectic and the lines can be long.
Parking is available in the open parking lots surrounding the Meyerland Plaza.
Parking is free!
Results & Awards
All participants receive a Independence 8K finisher medal
8K Overall Awards will be awarded to the top 3 men and women
8K Overall Masters Awards will be awarded to the top 3 men and women
8K Age Group Awards will be awarded in 5 year increments beginning at 14 and up, 15-19, 20-24 and up through 75+
The 8K course starts at finishes at Meyerland Plaza and is flat and fast.
Course Map Coming Soon!
Water stations are available every 1.5 miles and at the finish.
A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS
Volunteer with us!
We are looking for fun, energetic people to lend a helping hand on race day! Volunteer jobs will include water stations, post-race activities, finisher merchandise, food/beverage and more. You can expect each shift to last about 4 hours. To sign up for a volunteer shift, click the button below.