2018 Independence Day Classic

Wednesday 4th July 2018

Newhall Memorial Park: 24933 Newhall Ave, Newhall, United States

Running, Distance running, 15K, 10K, 5K, 1K


  • Kids K - Individual
  • 5K Race / Walk - Individual
  • 10K Race - Individual
  • Entry for 5K and 10K - Individual


Join the Santa Clarita Runners for our 36th Annual Independence Day Classic including 5K, 10K, and "Kid's K" events.  Proceeds benefit the 6 Santa Clarita Valley High Schools and other charities.

Event details and schedule


  • 7:00AM - 10K starts
  • 7:45AM - Kids K starts
  • 8:00AM - 5K run/walk starts


The 10K is an out and back traveling along the South Fork Trail while the Kids K and 5K will travel along the City of Santa Clarita's 4th of July parade route, ensuring one of the best cheering sections in southern California.

Additional Information 

  • For those planning to race both the 5K and 10K a discounted entry is offered, however the 5K begins promptly at 8:00AM, 60 minutes after the 10K start.  Please plan accordingly.
  • After the race enjoy a smoothie and stay for the parade!
  • Register early as there are limited supplies of technical shirts and goody bags for 5K and 10K participants.  These are guaranteed for registrants prior to 6/11/18 only!
  • All Kids K participants will receive a finishers medal.
  • 5K and 10K awards include overall male and female and 3 deep in age groups.

Pre-Race Pick-up/Registration

Organised by

Santa Clarita Runners

PO Box 800298, Santa Clarita

Phone: 661-313-1366

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