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Stars & Stripes 5K and Block Party

  • Overton Square 2101 Madison Avenue Memphis, TN, 38104 United States (map)

The Stars & Stripes 5k and Block Party comes to Overton Square with a bang Saturday, July 2!

Join the festivities as a race participant or meet us at the finish line for a Salute to Local Heroes block party benefiting the American Red Cross of Memphis and Ready Shelby.

The Stars & Stripes Party salutes military, fire, law enforcement, and first responders.

The fun includes:

  • 5k Run through Midtown Memphis
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  • Mounted police throughout the block party
  • The National Anthem by the Memphis Police Quartet
  • Drill team presenting the colors
  • Live music on the Madison Avenue main stage featuring WILL TUCKER
  • Fire trucks
  • Children’s activities
  • Special vendor booths

Over 2,000 runners will be on hand to celebrate Independence Day at Overton Square; all are welcome at the Stars & Stripes Block Party as we salute our first responders.

100% of the proceeds from the Stars & Stripes 5k and Block Party benefit the American Red Cross and Ready Shelby First Responders. Mark your calendar today!

Earlier Event: July 1
Fourth of July at Overton Square
Later Event: July 5
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